Thar be a WP REST API meeting tomorrow

Curious as to when the WP REST APIREST API The REST API is an acronym for the RESTful Application Program Interface (API) that uses HTTP requests to GET, PUT, POST and DELETE data. It is how the front end of an application (think “phone app” or “website”) can communicate with the data store (think “database” or “file system”) https://developer.wordpress.org/rest-api/. endpoints will land in WordPress coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.? Me too!

We’re meeting to discuss the State of the REST API just under 24 hours from now in #core-restapi on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.: Thursday, February 4 at 23:00 UTC

The primary points of discussion are:

  • Existing Post, Term, User and Comment endpoints.
  • New Sitesite (versus network, blog), Widgets, Menus, Plugins and Themes endpoints we started on Friday.
  • REST API clients — those that exist, and those that don’t yet.
  • Happy fun authentication methods.

See you there!

#feature-plugins, #json-api, #rest-api