The frustrating world of big brand APIs (Spotify & Twitter vs. RapidAPI)

Chronicles of Chris
4 min readNov 21, 2020

The Stats


  • Before: Good
  • During: Bad
  • After: Good


  • Estimated: 1 day
  • Actual: 2–3 days

Imposter Syndrome Check: Negative

The Background

In my quest to learn Next.js and turn my hobby coding into a more employable skillset, I’ve chosen to create a cultural…