GraphQL is becoming the new way to use APIs in modern web and mobile apps. However, learning new things always takes time and without getting your hands dirty it’s very hard to understand the nuances of a new technology. So, Hasura put together a powerful and concise course that will introduce you to GraphQL and integrating GraphQL into your frontend stack, in the shortest amount of time possible.
When you need to build an API, your mind will likely jump to REST, the de facto standard for API creation. However, this is about to change with GraphQL, as its popularity quickly rises. The goal of this post is to provide a brief explanation to anyone who still hasn't got to know GraphQL, and clarify exactly what it does better than REST, for those who are still skeptic about this technology.