Web Application Programming Interface(API)

  1. Google Maps
  2. Twitter
  3. Youtube
  4. Flickr
  5. Amazon
  6. Twilio
  7. Facebook
  8. eBay
  9. Last.fm
  10. Google Search
  • Response generated in Json and XML format using MediaTypeFormatter.
  • Complete Support for routing
  • It works the way HTTP works using standard HTTP verbs like GET, POST, PUT, DELETE for all the crud operation.
  • It can use any text format including XML and is faster than WCF.
  • Supports to Model binding and Validation, transfer of data, Open Data Protocol and URL patterns and http methods.
  • It cannot directly return an error code like 404 error.
  • Restful APIs are related to latency in request processing times and bandwidth usage but that depends on your network and the actions you are performing.

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