How to add an API to Rakuten RapidAPI
This guide will walk you through the easy process of adding your API to Rakuten RapidAPI by using the Provider Dashboard. Exposing your API to hundreds of thousands of developers in a matter of minutes! If you don’t haev an account with Rakuten RapidAPI yet, you can create an account from here. The Rakuten RapidAPI Provider Dashboard which you will be able to login with the same email and password as Rakuten RapidAPI, is our main hub for adding APIs.
To add an API click Add New API on the left-hand side of the dashboard
The first screen that will appear is where you’ll define the name of your API, a short description that appears in search, and the category your API will be included under.
Best Practices for Naming Your API
- Choose a name that is easily discoverable and descriptive
- Capitalize the API’s name
- Remove API from the name
The next step is to begin the process of Documenting your API.