Develop

Everything you need to know, from sending your first message to fully integrating Layer.


The Basics

Read these short guides first to understand what Layer provides and how to work with our SDKs and APIs.

Layer's XDKs (eXperience Development Kit)

We have native XDKs for iOS, Android, and Web that include UI libraries and libraries for talking to Layer's Services.

Server Development

Our server-side APIs provide a system-level perspective to Layer functionality. They allow you to build richer experiences and integrate with external services.

Layer's IDK and Integrations

Integrations are used to build engaging Messaging Experiences for your customers. They leverage the various webook and server APIs provided as part of the Layer platform.

Legacy Docs

We have native SDKs for iOS, Android, and Web, as well as raw API access for any other client environment. Apps built on Layer work across every platform.