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Liyas Thomas

Titles don't mean anything. That's why I removed mine. I do what I love. Have a vision and everything is possible.

Education

Computer Science Engineering

Work

CEO, Hoppscotch

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How to easily create and host your own REST API without writing a single line of code

You should definitely read about why I started the Hoppscotch...

What is a REST API?

This is very informative. Learned a lot about RESTful APIs. ...

8 Open Source Projects to Contribute to - Hacktoberfest 2021

We are building an open source {free} Postman alternative: Ho...

Hacktoberfest 2021 β€” Who's Looking for Contributors?

We are building an open source {free} Postman alternative: Ho...

A Complete Practical Guide on Hoppscotch.

Hiya, this is a wonderful article. It would be great if you c...

Make your own API under 30 lines of code

Yes we did. They're doing an amazing job on growing OSS β€οΈπŸ’―.

Make your own API under 30 lines of code

If you'd like to spin up these APIs and test them β€” try an on...

What was your win this week?

We launched Hoppscotch v2.0 - open source alternative to Post...

Great Beginner Friendly API's To Start Practicing Frontend Development πŸ§‘β€πŸ’»

If you'd like to try an open source { free } alternative to t...

Introducing Hoppscotch 2.0!! A fresh new perspective.

We're working on fixing responsiveness in mobile devices.

How to create your own custom URL shortener in 10 minutes for free & deploy to GitHub πŸš€

Sorry, I'm not maintaining this project anymore. But you can ...

What is an API?

Wow, this was very informative. If anyone would like to spin ...

List of top Open Source alternatives to popular products.

Postwoman has been rebranded to Hoppscotch

16 side project GitHub repositories you may find useful

If you'd like to contribute to an open source SaaS dev tool, ...

Top 10 open source development tools (tried and tested)

If you'd like to try an online API development / testing plat...

5 Amazing API For Your Project

Wow - this is cool. If you'd like to try an online API develo...

8 Amazing API For Your Project

Awesome API collection. If you'd like to spin up these APIs o...

12 Chrome Extensions I Actually Found Useful

Since you mentioned a Postman alternative, we are building an...

Top 6 Tools to Test Rest APIs

If you'd like to try an open source { free } alternative to t...

Testing API calls in Insomnia

If you'd like to try an online API development / testing plat...

Let's build the best REST API mocker tool togetherπŸ’ͺ

This is awesome. We're building hoppscotch.io - an open sourc...

What was your win LAST week?

Spoke at GitHub Satellite India ...

Show me your best Open Source project

hoppscotch / h...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Yes

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Yes

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

11,400 to be exact.

Node.js 101 - Create a small API

This is cool. If you'd like to test your API endpoints, try H...

😎Build REST Api With Node JS Without Any Frameworks From Scrach

If you'd like to try an open source {free} alternative to tes...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Thanks. I'm glad you are making use of some of my project.

What was your win this week?

My open source project Hoppscotch crossed 27,000+ GitHub star...

20 free developer tools we loved in 2020 😍

Glad you liked the project β™₯️

Chronology tape of the most important national events for the year 2020

Nice cursor effect. Is it an open source code? Or do you have...

18 DevTools for productivity πŸš€

hoppscotch.io - A free, fast and beautiful API request builde...

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

Hoppscotch is 100% open source. GitHub: github.com/hoppscotch...

7 Unique APIs for your next project

Awesome list! Feel free to use hooppscotch.io to spin up thes...

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

Hoppscotch is a progressive web app rather than an OS based s...

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

Yeah sure. I'll DM. Follow me to text you.

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

You can try turning on Proxy mode from Settings page or you n...

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

A series of events occurred to came into a conclusion of rena...

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

Thanks πŸŽ‰

10 Fun APIs to Use For Your Next Project

Great collection. Feel free to use hoppscotch.io to spin up t...

10 Useful APIs for Developers

Great. Feel free to use hoppscotch.io to spin up these APIs d...

I created a light and easy to use PGP encryption tool πŸ”

This is awesome. I'm glad you made this open source.

What was your win this week?

Our project Hoppscotch hit 25,000 GitHub stars πŸŽ‰ ...

20 free developer tools we loved in 2020 😍

Thanks. πŸ’š

20 free developer tools we loved in 2020 😍

Since you mentioned API testing tools, I'd like to add Hoppsc...

Four lessons I learned from maintaining a 10k stars project on Github

Well, they came organically. Mostly from the articles I wrote...

Four lessons I learned from maintaining a 10k stars project on Github

I’ve learnt many lessons so far. I feel you. I firmly beli...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Thanks, I wish you a happy life.

let's make a Burger API -TOGETHER (video)

Awesome API. Also super simple presentation. You know we are ...

Creating Postman Environment

Awesome suggestion. We'll surely consider this in our develop...

Dashboard UI with Tailwind CSS v2.0 (Dark Mode)

Awesome UI, great color combinations. Would love to see more ...

Creating Postman Environment

Wow, looks like you're an expert in Postman tool. We are bui...

HTTP🌐 MethodsπŸ”¨: GET πŸ“– and POST πŸ“ in 5 Minutes

Very informative post. Feel free to make use of Hoppscotch - ...

100,000 post views on dev.to

Hiya, πŸ‘πŸ‘ congrats on 100k page views. I created Hoppscotch -...

My latest javascript / tech / web development newsletter is out!

cool APIs and tools Awesome. It would great be great if yo...

What is an API?

Great post. Feel free to use open source API testing tool: Ho...

APIs you didn't know you needed

Great collection. Feel free to use open source API testing to...

15 Fun APIs For Your Next Project

Great collection. Feel free to use open source API testing to...

How to easily create and host your own REST API without writing a single line of code

Feel free to use open source Postman alternative: Hoppscotch ...

React + Firebase + Stripe = Fireact, the open-source project for your next SaaS product.

It would be great if there's also a Vue.js implementation.

Triggering your first API request with Postman.

Open source online alternative: Hoppscotch. ...

Hey devs everyone please share some Awesome opensource material sources here in the comments ?

hoppscotch / h...

Best RESTful API Practices and Tools

If you'd like to test your APIs online, try Hoppscotch - A fr...

My personal top 15 Mac apps πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»

Postwoman is changing n...

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Thank you 🀩

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Thank you πŸš€πŸ’«

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Postwoman is renamed to Hoppscotch. ...

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

πŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Well, both works. Heehee.

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Yeehhaaa!

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Boss entered the chat 🚨

Hoppscotch Celebrating 25,000 GitHub Stars ✨

Thanks πŸ’š

What was your win this week?

Our project Hoppscotch crossed 100,000+ all-time users and 25...

Where do you get illustrations?

blush.design

Hacktoberfest: 69 Beginner-Friendly Projects You Can Contribute To

we're building Hoppscotch.io ...

My personal top 15 Mac apps πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»

If you prefer an open source free web alternative for Insomni...

My personal top 15 Mac apps πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»

If you prefer an open source free web alternative, we're buil...

What was your win this week?

Me and @andrewbastin participated in FOSS 36 hour Hackathon ...

Hacktoberfest 2020 β€” Who's looking for contributors?

Kick off Hacktoberfest ...

Great Hacktoberfest projects

Thanks for including Hoppscotch (Postwoman) πŸŽ‰

What is API Testing?

We've built Hoppscotch for testing APIs on the go. Project is...

Who will participate to the Hacktoberfest 2020 ? πŸ™ŒπŸΌ

Me and all our team are in for Hoppscotch: ...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

We won't be using term "Postwoman" in our project. Have shown...

What was your win this week?

My project Hoppscotch hit 22,000 GitHub stars ✨ ...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Thanks. We've high expectations on this move. Stay tuned for ...

A story I wanted to tell...

Hiya - thanks for bringing this up. I'm Liyas - from Kerala, ...

I created a simple and clean banner generator πŸ–ΌοΈ

Will look into it when I'm free.

What was your win this week?

I've been nominated for 2 #Noonies2020 Awards by Hackernoon. ...

The Tech Industry's Greenest Awards ⌚ HACKERNOON

You shine ✨

The Tech Industry's Greenest Awards ⌚ HACKERNOON

Voted ✨

What are some examples of open-source projects with great READMEs?

I remember finding a public gist which had most of the sectio...

HTTP Methods Explained

Great resource. I'll update my HTTP methods one-liner descrip...

What are some examples of open-source projects with great READMEs?

I spend a lot of time in Postwoman's readme. ...

Can I contribute to open source projects ?

Kick off Hacktoberfest ...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

πŸ”₯

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

I never knew about spectrumscm.com lit ✨

I launched my first product - and it's horrible

Good one. I got the point. Then don't tease them with the fir...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Deal. I demand something as dope as benhalpern.com 🀠😻

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Wow. I'm astonished by how you came up with this much names. ...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

that's what I'm talking πŸ”₯πŸ”₯

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

I laughed for like 5 mins. My dad haven't stopped laughing ye...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

πŸ›Έ + πŸ¦„ 🀝

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

good. will consider this too.

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

let me find a dictionary first. btw, thanks for the detailed ...

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

🀝 let me "get rest".

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

nhaaa. 🚧

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

thanks. but no thanks.

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

wow... great idea. will share this with our team for sure.

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Haha. Nice try.

Postwoman is changing name πŸ›Έ

Similarity in name with "Postman" may introduce trademark vi...

I launched my first product - and it's horrible

Just some tips for monetizing: Allow users do what they cam...

API testing tools: An Example Based Guide

postwoman.io github.com/postwoman-io/postwoman

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Thank you. Feature requests and contributions are always welc...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Actually, this is my first Vue project. I wanted to learn Vue...

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

what was the issue?

Project over money, team over project

Good read

I created an online markdown viewer and editor πŸ“

The current markdown parser library I use is incapable of uni...

Best Markdown Editor

Thanks. I used document.selection.createRange() for that.

Best Markdown Editor

I've also made a similar one. check it out: liyasthomas.githu...

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Browser extension works as a middleware between your PC and w...

Postman vs Insomnia: which API testing tool do you use?

If you're looking for an online tool, checkout: Hoppscotch.io...

Best Open Source Tools For Developers πŸ› 

If you're looking for a much faster, simple postman alternati...

List of top Open Source alternatives to popular products.

Thanks for featuring Postwoman 🌱✨ GitHub β€’ Sponsor us

Hey you, talk about your side-projects!

This article is great πŸ‘Œ I'm the author of Postwoman.io (20.1...

What was your win this week?

I recorded my first podcast πŸŽ™οΈ with Abdul Majed Raja from Atl...

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

okay cool πŸ‘

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Thank you!

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Feel free to contribute on GitHub

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Auto-complete now completes common content-types and request ...

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

That sounds great - do let me know your feedbacks.

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Thank you

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Thank you

Postwoman πŸ‘½ - An online, open source API request builder Alternative to Postman

Hi @klvncruger , thanks for this post even though I'm pretty ...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

PW is a 100% client side rendered application. Request is API...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

NuxtJS, NextJS, NestJS. Just saying.

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

Count me in πŸ’―

I am surprised more people are not using these tools!!

Postman & Insomnia API testing tools. Test API endpoints...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Well, here's a funny thing. Got interviewed for Facebook ...

Postwoman won Tyk Side Project Fund πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

That's awesome to hear! May you have the best career ahead. A...

Postwoman won Tyk Side Project Fund πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Thank you Manyan Joshi. Have a nice day.

Postwoman won Tyk Side Project Fund πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Thanks Aashutosh ❀️

Postwoman won Tyk Side Project Fund πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Thanks for your encouragement. This means a lot to us 🌱✨

Postwoman won Tyk Side Project Fund πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Thanks for inspiring me ✨

REST API Test cases using POSTMAN |30 Days of API Testing | Day 8

Thanks. zero config API testing, multi-platform/device suppor...

REST API Test cases using POSTMAN |30 Days of API Testing | Day 8

github.com/liyasthomas/postwoman

Launching Hoppscotch v1.0 πŸ‘½ - free, fast & beautiful API request builder πŸŽ‰

localhost endpoints can be tested by installing a middlewar...

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

Next time you visit Kerala, do let me know πŸ˜€βœ¨

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

πŸŒ±πŸŒπŸ’š

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Thank you! Teams support is a WIP. We're quite slow on this ...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

I admire the open source community and especially my team +...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

I like new tutorials, pro-tips, articles on devs both profe...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

There are a 100+ ways to turn your idea into a product. If ...

I created an easy way to browse & find Google books (today is my birthday 🎈)

Thank you ❀️ You can find the source code of the project in...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Hi Ben, Here's some of the things I realized lately regardi...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Start by making / copying and editing small projects. Follo...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Thank you for your encouragement πŸ’š This really means a lot t...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Thank you for all the support πŸ™Œβœ¨

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Add what?

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Thank you ❀️ I literally don't have any idea what that "πŸ¦„" ...

Celebrating 10,000+ followers πŸŽ‰ - Thank you DEV: #AMA 🌼

Thank you for the encouragement. I appreciate the whole PW ...

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

πŸ’―

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

thanks for the suggestion πŸŽ‰

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

✨ thanks

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

Wow! I never knew that πŸ™Œ

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

πŸ˜…πŸ’―

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

Thanks πŸ’―βœŒοΈ

Solve your own problem, everything else will follow πŸ™Œ

Cool!

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

my inbox is open for y'all. ✌️

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

This is gold. Please allow me to quote your comment in an a...

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

Ads works. Amazon, Google etc are living proof. But I wonder ...

Show DEV: I built a dashboard to track my life

Awesome 🀩 Kudus to the project!

Show DEV: I built a dashboard to track my life

Site looks awesome! Are you planning on open sourcing the p...

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

You're awesome πŸ’― kindly share your GitHub link so that we ...

Add this to your project's README for maximum impact

Thank you πŸ˜„

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

I wanna ask a genuine question here: what if there exists a...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

I find using Facebook very time consuming. imo, everyone sh...

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

well said πŸ’―

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

I too wish you best of luck and an awesome career ahead!

What can I build with Vue and Firebase?

Postwoman - A free, fast & beautiful API reque...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (July 1st edition)

Postwoman - A free, fast & beautiful API reque...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (August 2nd edition)

Postwoman - A free, fast & beautiful API reque...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (May 31st edition)

Postwoman - A free, fast & beautiful API reque...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (April 30th edition)

Postwoman - A free, fast & beautiful API reque...

What was your win this week?

Postwoman.io in 2019 150K+ unique users 1.5M+ page views 1...

Bye bye Postman ! Let's share your REST API calls in team, easily !

Will consider that ❀️

Bye bye Postman ! Let's share your REST API calls in team, easily !

On it. 🌈🌈

Bye bye Postman ! Let's share your REST API calls in team, easily !

Allows to save Collections / Folders into JSON and share w...

Bye bye Postman ! Let's share your REST API calls in team, easily !

Another addition is our project: Postwoman.io - Online API ...

10 Most Awesome Projects Built with Vue.JS

postwoman.io

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Thanks! Looking forward on your contributions πŸ’Žβœ¨

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

Of course you can. Just give credits πŸ˜…

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Thank you πŸ˜€

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Your article is gold ✨

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Thank you sir. I'm a very non-creative junior developer at...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

May you have the best year ahead ✨

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

I'm realising that life is all about pursuing happiness. May ...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Wish you a happy life ❀️

Vue cheat sheet 1

Waiting for cheat sheet 2, 3, 4, ... ❀

Pay your rent from open source πŸ’Έ

I would love to see someone else's smile. For an open sourc...

What was your win this week?

I was able to attain github.com/hyperjump handle for my nex...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Technically yes, but we found users having trouble doing th...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Glad you like it. ❀️❀️

What was your win this week?

Hit 10k stars on GitHub github.com/liyasthomas/postwoman

Celebrating 10,000+ stars on GitHub together! ⭐ ❀️️

This is a question I've been asking myself for the past ~2 mo...

Celebrating 10,000+ stars on GitHub together! ⭐ ❀️️

Thanks!

Celebrating 10,000+ stars on GitHub together! ⭐ ❀️️

Wow! That means so much to us. Looking forward on deliverin...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

I don't think there's a problem with this name.

Celebrating 10,000+ stars on GitHub together! ⭐ ❀️️

🀝 with all your support!

Celebrating 10,000+ stars on GitHub together! ⭐ ❀️️

Thanks! That was a great podcast. I recommend everyone to l...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

postwoman.io If the above link fails, use postwoman.web.app

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Let me look up to it

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Oh! I wonder why would that happen! May be some domains are...

What was your win this week?

github.com/liyasthomas/postwoman crossed 8,000+ stars on Gi...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

This means a lot to me. I'm blessed.

How to Implement Nuxt.js/Vue.js OAuth2 Authentication With an External REST-API Server (based on Vert.x/Kotlin) and Keycloak 🐬

Wow. Then I've to appreciate your efforts! You're doing gre...

How can i make my career in open source development?

Few of my thoughts on a similar approach ...

How can i make my career in open source development?

I hope this question will be answered πŸ‘

How to Implement Nuxt.js/Vue.js OAuth2 Authentication With an External REST-API Server (based on Vert.x/Kotlin) and Keycloak 🐬

This is great! πŸ™ Thanks for the article. Can we have a Nux...

Looking for a Vue open-source project

πŸ›ΈπŸ‘½βš‘

Looking for a Vue open-source project

liyasthomas / ...

CSS Modules in Vue.js

Hi Frida. Taking this thread from dev.to article series on ...

Using Postman like a PRO with these tricks 😎

Yeah! There's lot of amazing tools like Cypress, Jest, Ava ...

Using Postman like a PRO with these tricks 😎

True. We're "building" a faster alternative then βš‘πŸ‘

Using Postman like a PRO with these tricks 😎

A cli is in WIP. Will rollout as soon as possible.

Using Postman like a PRO with these tricks 😎

This is helpful πŸ‘ We're building 100% Open sourced (6,000+ ...

Weekly Picks #101β€Šβ€”β€ŠDevelopment Posts

It's great to know devs love Postwoman!

My side project Resting

Wow! Its awesome to know great minds think alike. We're the...

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Oooh okay. πŸ˜…

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

I just checked and it seems everything's working fine here....

Launching Hoppscotch v1.0 πŸ‘½ - free, fast & beautiful API request builder πŸŽ‰

Well said! πŸ”₯πŸ‘

Launching Hoppscotch v1.0 πŸ‘½ - free, fast & beautiful API request builder πŸŽ‰

Postwoman is a 100% client side application. PW just works ...

What was your win this week?

Launched Postwoman v1.0

I created Hoppscotch πŸ‘½ - Open source API development ecosystem

Thanks for the comment! Our icon features an alien head [πŸ‘½]...

What are your favorites open-source alternatives?

πŸ›ΈπŸ‘½βš‘ This kinda support will make open source community grea...

What are your favorites open-source alternatives?

Postman Postwoman Bonus: It's open source

Launching Hoppscotch v1.0 πŸ‘½ - free, fast & beautiful API request builder πŸŽ‰

Glad you liked it! Star the project on GitHub, share among ...

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