Curl Post Json Request

Apr 28, 2019
curl --header "Content-Type: application/json" \  --request POST \  --data '{"name": "Desmond Lua", "age": 40}' \  [URL]


curl -X POST -d '{"name": "Desmond Lua", "age": 40}' -H "Content-Type:application/json" [URL]

Send JSON from file

curl -X POST -d @test.json -H "Content-Type: application/json" [URL]

**NOTE:** If you test REST api frequently, do consider tools like [Postman or Insomnia][tools-to-test-rest-api]

[tools-to-test-rest-api]: /tutorials/linux/tools-to-test-rest-api/

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