V5 Developer Portal: discover and use APIs

Application developers discover and use APIs by using the V5 Developer Portal. You can customize the Developer Portal for your application developers.

In addition to allowing application developers to find and use both free and paid APIs, the Developer Portal provides additional features including forums, blogs, comments, and ratings, together with an administrative interface for customizing the Developer Portal. For tutorials on using the Developer Portal, see Tutorials.

For information about deploying, using, and configuring the Developer Portal, as well as best practices for administrators, see the following sections: