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re: Your favorite analogies to explain IT concepts. Let's discuss! VIEW POST


Before I started web development, this analogy really helped me understand what APIs are.

APIs are messengers that take a request, tell the system the said request, and then return the system's response back to you. Just like how a waiter takes your food order, relays it to the kitchen, and then returns you the food.


Hi! Wonderful analogy, keep them coming! :)

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