ASP.NET Web API: Generating a Web API help page using ApiExplorer

In the previous post, I briefly introduced you to the IApiExplorer which can be used to generate documentation, machine-readable metadata, or a test client. In this blog post, we’re going to take a closer look at the ApiExplorer, which is the default implementation of IApiExplorer, and see how we can use it to generate a…

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ASP.NET Web API: Introducing IApiExplorer/ApiExplorer

IApiExplorer is an abstraction layer that allows you to obtain a description of the structure of your Web APIs. This information can be used to produce documentation, machine-readable metadata, or a test client. ApiExplorer is the default implementation of IApiExplorer that inspects the routes and other Web API constructs to produce the description. This feature…

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