As the growing of web applications which base on HTTP scripting. The needed of checking and getting the information from the web quickly or post, upload data to web server are very frequent tasks in web development. What’s the best way if we want to quickly do all kinds of URL manipulations and transfers. The answer is cURL and Postman. This article will help you how to use cURL and Postman in today web development.
cURL (Client for URLs) can transfer data from or to a web server by using these supported protocols (DICT, FILE, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, LDAPS, POP3, POP3S, RTMP, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, SMTPS, TELNET and TFTP). Don’t worry about those protocols we will focus, that’s just an overview about cURL. What we need is how to use it.