Building Webhooks Into Your Application
If your application is generating data that’s of interest to your customers (i.e. you’re doing something right), you’re going to get requests for webhooks at some point. But there’s not a ton of standard guidance for how to build them, especially on the security side. This post will walk through the basics of how to send out webhooks from your app, manage authentication, handle security, and provide a smooth developer experience to your customers.