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Tip: RESTful Verbs

Learn more about RESTful verbs.


HTTP       RESTful      Observation

GET        Read          safe and idempotent
POST       Create        neither safe nor idempotent
PUT        Update       not safe, but idempotent
DELETE     Delete        not safe, but can be considered idempotent


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Octavia Andreea Anghel is a senior PHP developer currently working as a primary trainer for programming teams that participate at national and international software-development contests. She consults on developing educational projects at a national level. She is a coauthor of the book "XML Technologies--XML in Java" (Albastra, ISBN 978-973-650-210-1), for which she wrote the XML portions. In addition to PHP and XML, she's interested in software architecture, web services, UML, and high-performance unit tests.
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