Blog posts tagged with 'data retrieval'

What are the main differences between REST and GraphQL?
Imagine you have a magical way to talk to computers and get all the information you want from them. Well, that's what happens when we build websites and apps. But there are two special ways we use to talk to these computer friends: one is called REST, and the other is called GraphQL. It's like choosing between sending one big letter or asking lots of small questions to get the answers you need. Let's dive into this exciting world and find out the main differences between REST and GraphQL, just like comparing your favorite snacks!