Demystifying the REST API


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Presented by Samantha Quiñnones

Presented at Pacific Northwest PHP 2015

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Are you confused by REST APIs? Can’t tell a PUT from a POST? No idea what a non-idempotent operation is? Despite their ubiquity, the details of what makes an API RESTful are often lost even on experienced developers. We’ll cover the basics of the HTTP protocol that drives most REST services, break down the lingo, and clear up some misconceptions about this powerful and popular methodology.