Posts Tagged: API monetization


How to Grow and Profit Using a Freemium API Monetization Model

A top concern for treating your API as a product is creating a profitable business model. However, on the face of it, immediately charging people to use an API might seem like a strange thing to do, as adding a barrier to entry isn’t always desirable for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). Read more


Reverse Engineering In-App Purchases Within Mobile Gaming APIs

Hacking is an incredibly misunderstood term. The media has portrayed the practice at one of two extremes — either a hacker is a hooded, mysterious “anti-hero” fighting the big bad evil of corporatocracy, or a stereotypically capricious counter-culture hero shouting “hack the planet”. Read more


Top 5 API Monetization Models

At Nordic APIs we live in the backend, where the Application Programming Interface (API) is king. We believe in an API’s ability to make design and development easier, and we trust in its capability to improve the end-user experience. As mobile apps and Software as a Service (SaaS) providers continue to rely heavily on APIs, it’s an ideal time to revisit how APIs can increase user retention rates, and most importantly, how APIs can boost overall revenue. Read more