‘REST API’ Videos

  • Joe Hoyle: The Ultimate REST API talk

    Joe Hoyle: The Ultimate REST API talk

    WordCamp Europe 2016Speaker: Joe Hoyle

    June 30, 2016 — Come on a journey through all things WordPress REST API, we don’t have much time so strap yourselves in!

    From the basics of REST to advanced customer endpoints, auth, JavaScript usage and WordPress to WordPress communication, Joe attempts to provide a quick-fire look at many areas of the REST API and application development.

    Expect many code examples, case studies, visualisations and metaphors; if you do get lost, be consoled by the fact that Joe is almost certainly lost too!

  • Damian Boni: Angular Word – WordPress and AngularJS

    Damian Boni: Angular Word – WordPress and AngularJS

    WordCamp London 2016Speaker: Damian Boni

    June 5, 2016 — Damian will be talking about the way WordPress is shaping towards stronger/more frequent use as a fully fledged CMS platform with a strong focus on frontend content delivery using JavaScript technologies.

    Some of the key areas they’d like to highlight during their talk are the RESTful API integrations with WordPress, whenever it’s exposing WordPress functionality through use of WordPress REST API 2.0 Plugin, or integration with external services and how this can be done with technologies such as AngularJS.

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  • Petya Raykovska: We Need To Talk About The REST API

    Petya Raykovska: We Need To Talk About The REST API

    WordCamp London 2016Speaker: Petya Raykovska

    June 3, 2016 — There is a hype surrounding the WordPress REST API these days. People focus on how it will change the future of WordPress, allow developers to expand the range of projects they can build, make WordPress popular outside its own bubble. What we rarely talk about are the challenges presented by the REST API. This talk focuses on the challenges. It’s a short guide to the WordPress REST API from a non-developer perspective – what is it, how it will change WordPress development, combined with some thoughts on the impact it will have on projects created with WordPress and the people creating them.

    We Need to Talk about the REST API: the non-developer guide to the future of WordPress by Petya Raykovska.

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  • Aki Björklund: Practical REST API

    Aki Björklund: Practical REST API

    WordCamp Finland 2016Speaker: Aki Björklund

    May 12, 2016 — Practical tips on how to work with the REST API that currently exists in the core WordPress.

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  • Josh Pollock: Single Page Web Apps As WordPress Admin Interfaces Using AngularJS and The WordPress REST API

    Josh Pollock: Single Page Web Apps As WordPress Admin Interfaces Using AngularJS and The WordPress REST API

    WordCamp Miami 2016Speaker: Josh Pollock

    April 21, 2016 — If JavaScript and API driven interface are the future of the web, why should your plugin or theme admin interfaces be any different? With a highly-extensible tool for creating REST APIs included in WordPress, using JavaScript MVC frameworks to create great interfaces for your plugins, themes, apps and services is easier than ever.

    In this hands-on talk Josh and Roy will share their experience creating an Angular App, powered by custom REST API endpoints for their A/B testing plugin Ingot. They will address API creation, using Angular, and ensuring that the final product is extensible and accessible as a WordPress admin interface should be.

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  • Birgit Olzem: WordPress als App-Framework

    Birgit Olzem: WordPress als App-Framework

    WordCamp Nuremberg 2016Speaker: Birgit Olzem

    April 21, 2016 — WordPress ein Blog? Schon längst nicht mehr! Wie wir WordPress als App-Framework nutzen können, möchte Birgit uns anhand unterschiedlicher Ansätze zeigen. Eine zentrale Rolle spielt hierbei die WordPress REST API. In ihrem Vortrag möchte sie zeigen, was notwendig ist, Plattform unabhängige Apps mit WordPress zu entwickeln und welche Voraussetzungen erfüllt sein müssen. Es werden Plugins, Onlinedienste (SaaS) und mobile App Frameworks vorgestellt. Die Inhalte des Vortrags richten sich an Fortgeschrittene WordPress Anwender sowie Entwickler, die sich einen Überblick über die Möglichkeiten verschaffen wollen.

  • Lew Ayotte: SAAS and WordPress

    Lew Ayotte: SAAS and WordPress

    WordCamp Atlanta 2016Speaker: Lew Ayotte

    March 28, 2016 — Pulling from my experiences developing leenk.me and iThemes Sync, I will discuss the most important aspects of integrating a SAAS app with WordPress. We will cover the basic ways of communicating data to and from WordPress, including creating a basic REST API in WordPress and using the WP-API. I will also briefly discuss the benefits of using WordPress as your SAAS framework.

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  • Josh Pollock: Extending the WordPress REST API

    Josh Pollock: Extending the WordPress REST API

    WordCamp Las Vegas 2015Speaker: Josh Pollock

    February 19, 2016 — The WordPress REST API is one of the most exciting new features of WordPress, but it is more than just the default routes and endpoints that it adds automatically to your site. It is also an awesome tool for creating your own RESTful API. We will look at how powerful this tool is, look at some practical examples of extending the REST API and learn how to create custom routes and endpoints. When you leave this talk, you’ll be prepared to create your own custom APIs, the WordPress way.

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  • Yusuke Yoshida: WP REST API で出来ることと、その活用事例のご紹介

    Yusuke Yoshida: WP REST API で出来ることと、その活用事例のご紹介

    WordCamp Tokyo 2015Speaker: Yusuke Yoshida

    January 20, 2016 — 「WordPress REST API」で出来ることをザックリとお話しするセッションです。

    WordPress REST API プラグインを使用することで、WordPressの各種データに簡単にアクセスすることができます。

    ・WordPress REST API で外部からWordPressのデータベースにアクセス
    ・WordPress REST API で取得できるデータの紹介
    ・WordPress REST API を利用したユーザー情報を集約したときのお話し
    ・WordPress REST API の今後

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  • Sergio Estevao: How to Develop an iOS App Using The REST API

    Sergio Estevao: How to Develop an iOS App Using The REST API

    WordCamp Edinburgh 2015Speaker: Sergio Estevao

    January 12, 2016 — Have you ever had to develop an iOS app with dynamic content? Did you need to roll out an CMS system for it?
    Forget the custom CMS and use WordPress by leveraging the WP-REST-API to build an iOS app using WordPress has your backend.
    In this talk I will introduce the WP-REST-API, it’s main endpoints and how to use it on an iOS app to get the content of your site in the app.

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