Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node

Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node


With this concise publication, you’ll research the artwork of creating hypermedia APIs that don’t easily run on the net, yet that truly exist in the net. You’ll begin with the final ideas and applied sciences at the back of this architectural strategy, after which dive hands-on into 3 fully-functional API examples.

Too many APIs depend on thoughts rooted in computing device and native zone community styles that don’t scale well—costly options which are tricky to keep up through the years. This booklet indicates method architects and internet builders easy methods to layout and enforce human- and machine-readable net prone that stay sturdy and versatile as they scale.

  • Learn the H-Factors for representing software metadata throughout all media varieties and formats
  • Understand the 4 easy layout parts for authoring hypermedia types
  • Convert an easy read-only XML-based media variety right into a profitable API design
  • Examine the demanding situations and benefits of designing a hypermedia style with JSON
  • Use HTML5’s wealthy set of hypermedia controls within the API layout process
  • Learn the main points of documenting, publishing, and registering media variety designs and link-relation types

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