Building Custom APIs with Strapi

Learn how to build a custom API quickly using Strapi, an open-source Node CMS that lets you create your own APIs without having to write Node code.

0:00 – Introduction
2:43 – Strapi Overview
4:15 – Creating a Strapi Project
6:11 – Creating a Content Type
8:26 – Viewing the REST API
9:09 – Creating Content
11:35 – Making the API Public
15:15 – Viewing the Code
19:25 – Relationships
24:13 – GraphQL
33:01 – Counting Records
33:35 – Authenticating Users
36:27 – Creating Authenticated Posts
42:15 – Deploying to DigitalOcean
46:36 – Recap & Links

Chris on Code ( is the founder of and Senior Developer Advocate at DigitalOcean. He loves trying to figure out the most efficient and practical way to build apps that we can ship to our customers.


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Duration: 00:53:35
Publisher: DigitalOcean
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