Unlike the cheese, no piece of software stands alone: rare is the company whose product is used in isolation. Your users are using your tool in conjunction with many others to get a single “job” done. Simply having an API doesn’t mean your job is done. These users want seamless integrations not a link to developer docs. But how do you as a business justify the expense in building out a robust ecosystem of integrations?
In this talk I’ll cover how we at UserVoice justify, plan, prioritize and build high quality integrations as well as 11 key things we've done (or not done) that have allowed us to scale up our ecosystem on limited resources.