Swagger

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Speaking of APIs and documentation in the previous post:

Swagger is a specification and complete framework implementation for describing, producing, consuming, and visualizing RESTful web services.

Describe your API in a JSON file like this, and Swagger will turn it into that. Alternatively you can provide your project with Swagger Annotations and then run it through a parser (such as Swagger-PHP) to let it automatically generate the docs.

Swagger →
Swagger-PHP →

Related: Simple REST API Explorer, my attempt to quickly allow one to consume a RESTful/Hypermedia API.

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Bramus is a Freelance Web Developer from Belgium. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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