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What is an Application?

What is an API?

“[E]very time you visit a page on the Web, you interact with some remote server’s API. An API isn’t the same as the remote server — rather it is the part of the server that receives requests and sends responses.” — Gazarov

What is the difference between an Application and an API?

How does an API work?

My Simplified Idea of How an API Works

Benefits

Benefits of Web Application from StackPath

Microservices

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