There are a lot of challenges around using Google OAuth in your application so we hope our experiences can help you out at bit along the way.
For lots more on the technical side and challenges of building an app, whether one that incorporates Google OAuth or not, check out our developers archives.
February 9, 2023
Gmail API vs IMAP Cold Email Platforms: Which Is Better for You?
Most cold email platforms send your messages via IMAP or an API. Here's a breakdown of Gmail API vs IMAP and the pros and cons of both.Continue Reading
April 23, 2020
Google OAuth’s Incremental Authorization is Useless
A best practice for using OAuth2 is to use incremental authorization, but I found it mostly useless. I'll compare it to eating out at a restaurant.Continue Reading
January 5, 2020
Five annoying issues with Google’s OAuth Scope Verification
Here are some of the problems you'll likely run into when working with Google OAuth and its verification process. Hint: it's not fun.Continue Reading
January 4, 2020
Forced migration to Google Sheets API v4 is bullshit
When I read that Google is forcing developers to migrate from Google Sheets API v3 to v4, I was mad. Here's why.Continue Reading
May 13, 2019
Live Updates on the Google OAuth verification process and security audit
Earlier I wrote about my feelings on Google’s new verification process for sensitive and restricted Gmail API scopes, and here I’ll …Continue Reading
May 1, 2019
My feelings on Google’s $15,000-$75,000 OAuth verification process and security assessment
Last October, Google announced that it would start being more stringent with software vendors building apps on top of the …Continue Reading