API management platforms play two important and complementary roles, one internal and one external. Inside the organization is where administrators add and manage APIs that are used. Externally the developer portal is where developers can see what APIs are offered, documentation on how to use them, and to get an API developer key that allows API’s to be used. All API developer portals provide these basic functions.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.chapterthree.com/blog/five-ways-to-improve-your-apigee-developer-portal