What is a RESTful API?
"How Do You Spell API?" is a new monthly blog series where Mashery experts break down complex API-related topics into language we can all understand.
With all the hype surrounding RESTful web services, you'd think it was suddenly a new concept that burst forth on the scene only a year or two ago. Truth is, the concepts underlying RESTful APIs are as old as the web itself (which is to say, about 20 years old) and are really best understood from that perspective.
Read more in this Blog.