RESTful API with HTTP and JavaScript

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In this Guided Project, you will:

The architectural style of RESTful API and how it is implemented in JavaScript and HTTP

Develop websites that use RESTful API to communicate with other systems

Clock60 minutes
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this project you will take advantage of a search engine application interface created by a third party developer and create a useful recipe search engine web page that you can either use on your own computer or host it on the web to show to friends. By the end of the project, you will understand the principles of REST, API and write code in JavaScript to interface with other systems in web pages.

Skills you will develop

Htmlweb application developmentAjax (Programming)Representational State Transfer (REST)JavaScript

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction and preview finished product

  2. Learn about REST, test drive the API

  3. Learn how to send an HTTP request

  4. Learn how to format resources in JSON into HTML

  5. Learn how to handle bad data

  6. Learn how to handle bad user behaviours

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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