REST API Cheat Sheets

  • API Design Cheat Sheet - This GitHub repository outlines important tips to consider when designing APIs that developers love.
  • Platform-Building Cheat Sheet - Everyone wants to build a platform. This GitHub repository is a public receptical of ground rules when building a platform.

REST API Best Practices

Get the RESTful Design Best Practices guide (choose your format). This guide reduces the world of RESTful services design into easy-to-follow principles. It also provides several cookbook type recipes in critical areas to increase service usability, reduce confusion during implemenation, as well as improve consistency.

Building REST APIs in Java

RestExpress (GitHub). A lightweight microservices framework for Java, RestExpress composes best-of-breed tools to form a lightweight, minimalist Java framework for quickly creating RESTful APIs.

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