How to REST – Useful articles

If you are planning to use REST in your projects, I strongly recommend you to get in touch with it’s principles. As REST makes excessive use of the standard HTTP protocol, aspects like caching can be delegated to one of the various HTTP caching products.

Below, you can find some very useful articles about the principles of REST including versioning and common mistakes when implementing a REStful service.

After having read all of those articles, you may have a more precise understanding of what RESTful interfaces should look like and what advantages you have due to the fact that it is based on HTTP.