Welcome to the comprehensive course on How to Build a REST API from scratch, using Django, Django REST Framework, Python, Vagrant, VirtualBox, Atom, and ModHeaders.
The skills taught in this course are absolutely essential for creating successful products that users love and can’t live without!
Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, you name it. These apps all have their own backend REST APIs that handle millions of call requests everyday. You cannot build a successful app with a backend REST API!
Not only is it essential to whatever app or MVP you’re building -- the skills you learn in this course will make you a kickass developer in the workplace.
If you’re a front-end developer and you take this course, you’ll be able to “speak backend” with your colleagues and understand what’s going on “under the hood” of all your projects, increasing your confidence and earning respect.
If you’re a back-end developer this course will help to sharpen your skills in some of the most in-demand technologies on the market today: Django, Django REST Framework and Python.
If you’re a newbie developer or just starting out in your career, this course will give you a very practical foundation to building your portfolio and your earning potential.
In this course you will learn the best-practice way of building your very own REST API.
You will learn how to create a local development server and test your code each step of the way.
Whether you’re looking to gain a bit of experience with backend development, or you’re looking to create a REST API to turn your app idea into a reality - then this course is for you!
By the end of this course I guarantee you will have built a fully functioning REST API that can handle:
Creating and updating user profiles.
Login and authentication.
Posting status updates.
Viewing status update feeds.
You’ll also have a solid foundation to becoming an expert in backend software development!