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Visakh Vijayan
Visakh Vijayan

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How is graphql better than REST? Or is it just an alternative?

I am starting this new project and have selected graphql as one of the languages in my tech stack. However am still not sure what are the benefits over REST.

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Dídac Sementé Fernández

There are numerous bemefits but one of the best on my opinion is that allows frontend and backend teams to work indepedently by simply agreeing to a commom schema