23. July 2012 14:56
With the introduction of WebAPI exposing data via HTTP service in various formats is extremely easy now.
What Is ASP.NET Web API?
ASP.NET Web API is a framework to build web APIs on top of the Microsoft .NET Framework.Configuring WebAPI end points are much easier than WCF.WebAPI ships with MVC 4 architecture.
Following are the Dlls involved,
You may be familiar with Routes in MVC. WebAPI is also based on routes.
What is Google Web API?
Google API(Application programming Interface) exposes the Google engine to developers.You can write scripts that access the Google search in real-time.You can do google web search only.You can not search Google Images,Google groups etc.
You have a default limit of only 1,000 queries per day.You can only query for 10 results at a time.