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Building CRUD Actions in a JavaScript REST API

by Nate Taylor

REST APIs are essential to a vast number of web applications. This course will teach you how to perform basic CRUD operations using a JavaScript REST API.

What you'll learn

Manipulating data is the core of almost every application. One popular approach to manipulating data is using a REST API to perform create, read, update, and delete actions on data. In this course, Building CRUD Actions in a JavaScript REST API, you’ll learn to manipulate data with a JavaScript REST API. First, you’ll explore how to create the basic API. Next, you’ll discover how to filter results via the API. Finally, you’ll learn how to call the API from the client. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of REST APIs needed to manipulate data with a JavaScript REST API.

About the author

Nate's first program was written in QBasic on an 8086 clone his dad built. Since then he's written applications in C++, .NET, and Node.js. He spent the first 12 years of his career writing Windows applications before transitioning to write applications for the web. Regardless of the language or type of application he's written, he strives for writing clean, testable, and maintainable code. In addition to his day job as a developer, Nate also enjoys speaking at various conferences. He will typica... more

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