API REST SERVER

This API REST SERVER is based in php codeigniter framework and the article (RESTful web services in codeigniter).

HTTP methods

We are going to use following HTTP methods.

  1. GET: Get method is used to fetch data about a resource. In CodeIgniter $this->get() method is used to get parameters from URL or Query String.

  2. POST: POST method is used to create a new resource. $this->post() method in CI is used to access values sent by client.

  3. PUT: To update an existing resource PUT method is used. CodeIgniter’s $this->put() method is used to access values.

  4. DELETE: To delete a resource this method is used. In CodeIgniter $this->delete() method is used.