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<h1>Learn REST: A RESTful Tutorial</h1>
<p>Building restful web services, like other programming skills is <strong>part art, part science</strong>. As the Internet industry progresses, creating a REST API becomes more concrete, with emerging best practices. As RESTful Web services don't follow a prescribed standard except for HTTP, it's important to build your RESTful API in accordance with industry best practices to ease development and simplify client adoption.</p>
<p>Presently, there aren't a lot of REST API guides to help the lonely developer. <a href="http://www.restapitutorial.com">RestApiTutorial.com</a> is dedicated to tracking REST API best practices and making resources available to enable quick reference and self education for the development crafts-person. We'll discuss both the art and science of creating REST Web services.</p>
<p>Jump in with <a href="lessons/whatisrest.html">What Is REST?</a>, an overview concepts and constraints of the RESTful architecture.</p>
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What is REST? Discover what the six constraints are for creating a RESTful API.
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Get started quickly, creating your RESTful API quickly with these high-level, over-arching quick tips.
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Ready to dive deeper in the creating RESTful services? Discover the more esoteric concepts of REST APIs.
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<p>Introducing RestExpress, a Java framework to get building RESTful services quickly.</p>
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