And NO it's not nap time
REST or Representational State Transfer is an architecture for creating standardization amongst web services. REST creates a standard for interoperability between software on the internet. REST must adhere to the following five rules:
Since there is a separation of the client and server, REST requires the client to make requests to the server to modify or recieve data. To make a request the follow are required:
Since REST is a standard in software development all Grater endpoints respond to a RESTful call out of the box. This means that you can expect Grater API endpoints to adhere to this architecture.