Applaud the Best DevPortals

DevPortal Awards brings together the API community to recognize, celebrate and learn from the world’s greatest developer portals and their API documentation.

About DevPortal Awards

What is DevPortal Awards?


A handful of leaders in the API space are developing DX innovations for their API products and developer portals, but these efforts are not coordinated, and it is difficult to see clear trends in the API docs space. We want to create an opportunity to celebrate the best developer portals and their API documentation components, so that the API industry as a whole can accelerate its own learning. The DevPortal Awards will recognize and celebrate the best solutions in a number of categories - what we believe to be the key components of a developer portal.

Public voting for
Best Overall Developer Portal

  1. Community voting opens on 20th September and ends on 31st October.
  2. Only confirmed nominees run for Best Overall Developer Portal.
  3. Everybody can vote by clicking on Vote on the showcase page of a nominee, or by selecting Voting in the menu.
  4. The winner of the contest will be announced at the Awards Gala on 9th November in London.


Public voting starts on 20th September

Vote for a portal

The nomination phase ends on September 15th and public voting for the nominees of Best Overall Developer Portal starts on September 20th. You can vote for your favorite portal until October 31st here on this site by either selecting its showcase page or clicking on Voting in the menu.

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 07:00

Ticket sale for the Awards Gala started

DPA gala

Ticket sales for DevPortal Awards gala & API The Docs conference started today. Secure your place and buy a ticket now! See you at the Barbican Centre on November 9th!

Mon, 08/27/2018 - 04:29


DevPortal Awards timeline

It's August, so nomination is still open! Community voting for the Best Overall Developer Portal will start in mid-September and, in parallel, the Awards Jury will select the winners of the nine nomination categories, and they will select their favorite portal in the Best Overall category too. Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala.

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 08:07


Best devportal policies & terms of use
Best post-integration & maintenance support
Best community spotlight and outreach
Best API reference documentation
Best decision maker documentation
Best onboarding
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Best API business model
Best new DX innovation
Best design

Vote for Best Overall Developer Portal

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