Testing with JSONPlaceholder

JSON data is all over the web and it’s definitely a good idea to test out how you interact with data. One way you can test the data is with JSONPlaceholder, a free JSON API you can use to easily test POST, PUT, DELETE and GET. This API allows you to get JSON data for posts, albums, todos, and more. One of my favorite features is that you can setup your own fake data with node:

Whether you are creating a new app that requires retrieving and posting data to just playing around with JSON data, this free placeholder API will definitely help out with testing, which is great rather than pining a public API many times for testing purposes. Check it out!