GraphQL is a fantastic new API standard that provides a more efficient, powerful, and flexible alternative to REST. In this course, you'll learn the fundamentals of GraphQL.
GraphQL is a query language for APIs and a runtime to execute said queries.
GraphQL lets us fetch nested resources and only the data fields we need from one endpoint. Thus, making it more performant and superior to traditional REST APIs where we often over-fetch data, and use multiple endpoints to get what we need.
You will learn the following in the GraphQL Fundamentals course:
After learning the essentials about GraphQL, what many argue is the next generation API technology. You will be ready to dive into how to use GrapQL with Vue.js or your favorite frameworks.