In the first part, we learned how to setup a ASP.NET 4.0 WCF (file-extension less) service and the basics on using jQuery’s $.getJSON() method to call a service implementing the GET method. Now, we are going to review all the HTTP methods commonly found in a RESTful api (GET, POST, PUT, and DELETE). The code below targets the project created in step 1, which I’ll update in my next post. Each HTTP methods/verb is used to describe a process in a CRUD transaction, so I tried to keep things simple by naming accordingly. Everything below was written in Visual Studio 2010 with .NET 4.0.
RESTful HTTP Methods ( GET / POST / PUT / DELETE )