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WordPress How to Build a WordPress Plugin Connecting WordPress Plugins with 3rd Party APIs JSON as an API

3 Answers

Cristian-Adrian Frasineanu
Cristian-Adrian Frasineanu
5,101 Points

I think the definition is correct. Indeed API also stands for Application Programming Interface, but here it's used in another way: https://nmixreallygetsme.wordpress.com/2012/01/24/advanced-programming-interface-api/

Steven Stanton
Steven Stanton
59,998 Points

I think that blogger was making a mistake. All the links he cites use Application Programming Interface

Rahat Kapoor
Rahat Kapoor
2,041 Points

Well he isn't the best teacher on here, its hard to learn from him. Of course it is application programming interface, not advanced

jason chan
jason chan
31,008 Points

Just means it allows you to use the developers code to do certain things, but for google and amazon they charge you for using server requests.

The allot a certain amount free then charge afterward. Aka cloud services.

Jennifer Beck
Jennifer Beck
Courses Plus Student 5,969 Points

I was referring to the video in which they state that API = Advanced Programming Interface