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Snehal Rajeev Moon
Snehal Rajeev Moon

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Why I chose to use the API to display content on my website

Hello Readers!!

  • As a passionate blogger and developer, I embarked on creating my personal website to showcase my skills, projects, and writings. While pondering the best approach to integrate my blog content into the website, I realised that the API would be the ideal solution.

  • In this blog post, I will outline the reasons behind my decision to use the API to display my recent blog posts on my website.

1. Creating a Seamless Experience:
One of my main goals in building my website was to provide a seamless experience for my readers. By utilising the API, I can seamlessly integrate my blog content into my website. This ensures that visitors can explore my articles within the familiar environment of my website, enhancing user engagement and promoting a cohesive browsing experience.

2. Leveraging My Main Blogging Site: has become my primary platform for sharing my thoughts, insights, and experiences with the developer community.

  • It offers a vibrant and supportive community of like-minded individuals who appreciate and contribute to my work.

  • By using the API to display my recent posts on my website, I can leverage the visibility and engagement that the platform offers, while still maintaining my online presence.

3. Displaying Recent Posts:

  • As an active blogger, I frequently publish new articles on By integrating the API, I can dynamically display my most recent blog posts on my website. This provides my website visitors with an up-to-date glimpse into my latest writings, ensuring that they are always aware of my most recent thoughts, ideas, and projects.
  • This approach saves me the hassle of manually updating my website with new content and ensures that my website remains fresh and engaging.

4. Streamlining Content Management:

  • Managing content across multiple platforms can be a tedious and time-consuming task. By utilising the API, I can streamline my content management process.
  • Instead of duplicating my blog posts on multiple platforms, I can focus on creating quality content solely on
  • The API enables me to fetch and display my articles effortlessly on my website, eliminating the need for manual content duplication and reducing the risk of inconsistencies between platforms.


  • In conclusion, my decision to use the API to display my blog content on my website was driven by the desire to create a seamless user experience, leverage my main blogging site, and dynamically showcase my recent posts.
  • By integrating the API, I can provide my readers with a consistent and engaging experience while streamlining my content management process. Embracing the power and versatility of APIs allows me to enhance my online presence, connect with a wider audience, and focus on what I love most—writing and sharing valuable insights with the developer community.

In my next blog post I have elaborated how to use api using NodeJS and Axios. Here is the link for that.

Happy Reading!! ❤️ 🦄

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