Introduction to ASP.NET Web API
ASP.NET Web API is one of new exciting feature of ASP.NET MVC 4. It is ideal framework
for creating RESTful applications with .NET framework. It makes easy to build HTTP
services and reach large number of clients like browsers and mobile devices. You
can use XML or JSON or something else with these API. See more details on
RESTful CRUD operations using ASP.NET Web API.
ASP.NET Web API allows you create api or http based service or client endpoints.yujo
Although it comes with ASP.NET MVC4, it is much flexible framework to develop REST
and AJAX API for HTML5, ASP.NET Web forms, client server desktop applications. Unlike
WCF Web API does not required much configuration settings and you can host it in
your own applications.