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    Swizec's articles in the "rest" category

    I aim to write mindblowing emails with real insight into the career and skills of a modern software engineer. "Raw and honest from the heart!" as one reader described them.

    Below are 3 articles filed under rest. Enjoy โค๏ธ

    Clever technical hackery can't solve the wrong design

    A simple change in perspective can help you overcome complex technical challenges and save time on future projects.

    You are allowed to invent HTTP status codes

    A fun problem for RESTful APIs: Did you get 404 because your URL is wrong or because the resource wasn't found?

    Better tooling won't fix your API

    RESTful APIs are like Agile โ€“ everyone does it differently and if it isn't working, it's your fault for doing it wrong. ๐Ÿคจ

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