What does API stand for? And Other Acronyms: REST, SOAP, XML, JSON, WSDL

by Douglas Karr
When you utilize a browser, your browser makes request from the clients server and the server sends back files that your browser assembles and displays a web page with. But what if you just wanted your server or web page to speak to another server? This would require you to program code to an API. What does API stand for? API is an acronym for Application Programming Interface.Read the full article