Category Archives for REST

HTTP PUT vs HTTP PATCH in a REST API

Learn about the difference between HTTP PUT vs HTTP PATCH in a REST API, and their implications when building your Spring API. Learn when to use PUT or PATCH in your REST API design.

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Versioning a REST API

A quick guide for versioning a REST API. Get an understanding of the different options while versioning your REST API for changes.

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REST API Discoverability

A guide to the REST API Discoverability.Learn why make the REST API discoverable and what the different ways to make your RESTful API discoverable.

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Introduction to REST Content Negotiation

A guide to implementing content negotiation for a REST API.Content Negotiation helps provider and customer about the data exchange format.

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