Using Data

Improving API documentation

Example of easier to follow API documentation:

Versus no coded variable definitions on the page:

All the needed content is in this presentation, but it was not intuitive to click on it since it refers to a specific event: Maybe rename it "ACS API Handbook"? Great great stuff in there.


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    While more documentation is always preferred to less, it is at a cost. I vote for putting all available resources into capability development; eg, geocoding functionality rather than documentation; many others. Others can develop documentation but only Census can improve/extend Census API features and functionality.

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