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01: Q13 “12 Rules” for REST API design & development

These are more like rules to develop RESTFul web services as opposed to being the best practices. REST is an architectural style without any contracts or specifications. So, it is imperative to apply the following rules for better REST API design. #1. Write stateless RESTFul services This means each request...

Why does good API design matter?

Q1. Why is a good API design important? A1. The Application Programming Interfaces (i.e. APIs) are fine grained services/libraries used by other applications, systems and libraries. A good API design improves flexibility, stability, and extendability of your application. Now a days, applications are built as reusable components or services. …...

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