Whether you're building a website, integrating with a SPA framework or even integrating with a mobile app, you need to build a smart and secure API. Building an API with ASP.NET Core is an obvious choice for solutions that require cross-platform hosting, micro-service architecture, or just broad scale. In this course, Implementing and Securing an API with ASP.NET Core, you are going build an entire web application, from start to finish. You'll start with a complete blank slate and end up with a small, but fully functional web application. First, you're going to learn why ASP.NET Core is a better way to build web applications, and how to create web pages with ASP.NET MVC. Next, you'll learn about building APIs with ASP.NET MVC, as well as how to secure your pages and APIs with ASP.NET Identity. Finally, you'll wrap up the course learning how to use AngularJS for client-side development. By the end of this course, you'll you'll feel confidence in knowing how to build your own applications with ASP.NET Core.