API is an acronym that stands for Application Programming Interface: a software that allows two applications to talk to each other. Some describe APIs as the waiter in a restaurant. The kitchen prepares the food and you enjoy the service while the API-waiter communicates your order to the kitchen and brings the food to your table.

All of OfCourseMe’s features and functionalities are delivered via APIs. Our standalone webapp uses our APIs too, which means that, in principle, all the magic you see happening on our demo website can be reproduced exactly within your own environment.

But why using OfCourseMe’s APIs, how do they work?

Read the first part of our API guide here