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.

DevPortal Awards 2019


The Awards team is happy to share that it's working on the 2019 edition. If you have any ideas about how DevPortal Awards can be improved, share them by sending an email to

The timeline of 2019 will be available soon, stay tuned!


Quotes from the winners

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What does winning a category mean for the teams? What are their portal plans? What have they learned?

We compiled the answers in a new blog post!

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:50

Awards Gala photos

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Relive some of the best moments of the Awards Gala as the official photos are available!

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 07:06

An overview of the finalists and winners

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What are the world's best devportals? What do they do differently? Are there any best practices that everybody could and/or should be doing? Read our blogpost about the finalists and winners of DevPortal Awards 2018 and learn from what they do.

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 02:10


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

Nominees for Best Overall Developer Portal

Nordea for Developers

Nordea Bank

Ticketmaster Developer


Adyen Developer


Cisco DevNet


Deutsche Bank API Program

Deutsche Bank