BBVA API Market
Andres Martinez is the Developer Program Manager of Google Spain. He is the Google member that has been more involved in InnovaApps+ project, a joint initiative between Google and BBVA that challenges the developers to build open source productivity solutions that could benefit Spain´s and Latam´s business network, as well as increase the efficiency of bank´s management.
In a connected world, APIs are the glue that keeps all the parts that form our day-to-day lives in place. The same way the power of glue depends on the material it is used on and the knowledge of its properties, APIs are only as useful as their documentation allows for.
There are different solutions to monitor the performance of an API, in terms of traffic, quality and speed of the answers it provides. Detecting faults in the code or quantifying the generated revenues are also some of the options offered by these useful tools.
App users must be aware that a button... is in fact a clickable button. Therefore, app buttons must be designed in such a way that users should feel invited to interact with the interface and actually click on it.