PandaDoc for Developers (2023)

Introduction

PandaDoc API is the leading all-in-one API solution to build and integrate customizable document workflows and eSignature capabilities directly into products, applications, and websites. We provide full access to documentation, how-to guides, and real examples to help our users get started immediately.

 

Why nominated

PandaDoc developer portal plays a vital role in all stages of the funnel - from discovery to conversion. Developers usually look first at the documentation to decide if it's worth any effort and we pay a lot of attention to make it best-in-class. We aim for API to be a foundational engine for PandaDoc revenue that can be streamlined and scaled.

We welcome feedback from our users and continually update the portal to provide a best-in-class developer experience. During the last couple of years, we have added not only new functionality, but also provided new ways for how developers can explore it.

Our team has a continuous feedback loop with our customers via user interviews and research. In addition to that, we have a public system where our customers can leave a new request or upvote an already existing one. Each team in the company has access to this system and we analyze requests and implement the most popular ones after the discovery stage. During the last years, we slightly improved our design and how-to guides.

Also, inside the application, we have various charts in the developer dashboard which help developers to monitor the integration (API requests, error distribution, document creation time, document usage, and webhooks data). In addition to that, we provide detailed logs and webhooks history with retry possibility. Moreover, we have a single place for the API configuration.

Best Use of Analytics in a DevPortal
2023

Nominated in these Categories

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Best Findability of Products in a DevPortal

Developer experience

Developer portals with easy to discover tools or structures that allow for finding APIs. 

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Best Use of Analytics in a DevPortal

Business alignment

Developer portals that provide dashboards or analytics to enhance the developer experience or business value of operating with the documented APIs.