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Clarifying about API's

Today I need to clarify some things about API’S.

What REST is NOT - Is not about using HTTP methods

What REST is - REST is about dealing with resources. - About treating

a URL as a resource.

What RPC is NOT - RPC is not about serving HTML; - It’s not about

generating specific services that matches 1:1 the frontend needs;

What is RPC - Is about much of the remaining aways of implementing not

REST API’s.

Conclusion

RPC and REST are both ways of delivering an API An web API being REST . or RPC has to carry in it’s essence the premise that it should be . generic RPC is not excuse for bad design, performance might be, not RPC.

That’s it :).