This is the second post about presenting I have written. To catch up on the reasons why one should consider the use of HTML-based presentation framework, please refer to my previous post Presenting with reveal.js.
Formatting and coloring the cURL output
When it comes to documenting the APIs (especially the REST ones), having the cURL samples that one can try out and play around with has become the defacto standard these days. However if you actually want to read through the response body, look up certain piece of information or just simply check the integrity of the response itself, you will run into a big inconvenience that comes with cURL – the format of the response body. Don’t get me wrong, I love cURL as much as the next guy, but the things can be improved upon. And that is the aim of this article.