Read how to call Drupal API from React like any other API and use Material-UI components. With the help of Material-UI, you can include styles without writing CSS in a specific file.
APIs and webhooks both offer their own advantages. An efficient application should make the best of both worlds and use a combined approach.
In some cases, default REST resources are not enough to meet your requirements. Here's how to write a custom REST resource for such situations.
Previously we discussed how to set up a Drupal RESTful cache. Now here's a sound caching strategy. It's the same one we used for a top 50 U.S. website.
The RESTful module (7.x-1.x version) has a multitude of caching options. This will help you get started with Drupal RESTful caching.