Building an API with ASP.NET Core

The skill of building a web-facing API isn’t optional anymore. Whether you’re building a web site, mobile app, SPA, or enterprise tool, building a well-designed API is required.
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(156)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 9, 2019
Duration
2h 32m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(156)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 9, 2019
Duration
2h 32m
Description

As technology advances, the requirements do as well. In this course, Building an API with ASP.NET Core, you will learn foundational knowledge on how to build an API from start to finish. First, you will explore how to use ASP.NET Core to build reliable APIs. Next, you will discover REST and when to be pragmatic about it. Finally, you will learn how to version your APIs. When you are finished with this course, you will know how to implement an API that is easy to use, and easy to maintain.

About the author
About the author

Shawn Wildermuth has been tinkering with computers and software since he got a Vic-20 back in the early '80s. As a Microsoft MVP since 2002, he's also involved with Microsoft as an ASP.NET Insider and ClientDev Insider.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Shawn Wildermuth, and welcome to my course, Building an API with ASP.NET Core. I'm a Microsoft MVP, instructor, and developer. The skill of building a web-facing API isn't optional anymore. Whether you're building a website, a mobile app, a SPA, or an enterprise tool, building a well-designed API is required. In this course, I'm going to introduce you to REST, we're going to design and build an API from start to finish, and show you how to version your API too. Some of the major topics we'll cover include use ASP.NET Core to build reliable APIs, understand REST and when to be pragmatic about it, how to use models and validation, and how to version your APIs. By the end of this course, you'll know how to implement an API that's easy to use and easy to maintain. Before beginning with this course, you should be familiar with ASP.NET Core and Entity Framework Core. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn to create an API with ASP.NET Core with my Building an API with ASP.NET Core course here at Pluralsight.