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.
Last month ProgrammableWeb reported that Wordnik, a popular online dictionary and provider of the Wordnik API, had launched a brand new company called Reverb. Reverb is home to several developer tools including Swagger, a complete framework for "describing, producing, consuming, and visualizing RESTful web services." This post is an overview of the Swagger interactive API documentation specification and framework.