Among the keys to a great API is one that is managed or measured. One of the common questions we get at ProgrammableWeb is “how should I measure my API?” Usually the problem behind the question is that there’s no shortage of things API providers can track. The secret to how great APIs measure is that they prioritize the metrics that matter.
These are just a sampling of the metrics that might be important to your API. What do you track and why is it important?
For other tips, see what makes a great API.