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Most new web applications these days has an API, which is an excellent way for separate applications to communicate with each other. When you need to ask a question to an application, APIs are great. But what if you want real-time notifications when something changes?

What are webhooks?

In simple terms, webhooks are automated calls from example.com to a server, small code snippets linked to a web application that get triggered when a specific event occurs. They are very useful when you want a web application to notify another web application of an event that has occurred. …

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