Building an API with Swagger

; Date: Sun Jan 01 2017

Tags: OpenAPI

Tutorial about creating an API using Swagger.

The Swagger Editor ( ( interactively verifies the OpenAPI spec file.

Generating the Swagger Spec for your API, done either "manually" (editing it yourself), or automatically by annotations in your source code.

Swagger UI ( ( parses the API spec, letting you browse it in a web browser

About the Author(s)

David Herron : David Herron is a writer and software engineer focusing on the wise use of technology. He is especially interested in clean energy technologies like solar power, wind power, and electric cars. David worked for nearly 30 years in Silicon Valley on software ranging from electronic mail systems, to video streaming, to the Java programming language, and has published several books on Node.js programming and electric vehicles.