Recess is a RESTful, full-stack PHP framework designed to support both experienced and beginning developers. Its small footprint makes it a good choice for LAMP development. Recess is designed for PHP 5 and uses a loosely coupled Model-View Controller.
In this how-to, we explore RESTful API implementation using Laravel, an object-oriented MVC framework for PHP that is becoming one of the language's most popular frameworks. We'll explain why to choose Laravel and describe how to get started using the framework for building applications.