Valid for Sitecore 6.6-7.1
The documentation is available in PDF files. Click one of the following links to download the document:
Sitecore Item Web API Developer Guide
for CMS 6.6-7.1
Developers use the Sitecore Item Web API to manipulate the content items in Sitecore through HTTP requests. The API gives access to content through items paths, IDs, and Sitecore queries. This service produces output in JSON format and is both highly customizable and optimized to support a minimum number of requests.