Becoming famous: consider the implementation of webhooks

Last article in the series of “ Pragmatic decisions for your RESTful API”, this post talks about when and why you should implement webhooks for your RESTful API.

If your API is starting to get a bit of attention, chances are, some people might want or need to get all of the data you expose from it. Or some people might be interested in getting a notification every time your data changes. This is where webhooks come in.

What are the use-cases for webhooks ?