JSON Server logo

JSON Server

Get a full fake REST API with zero coding in less than 30 seconds. For front-end developers who need a quick back-end for prototyping and mocking
+ 1

What is JSON Server?

Created with <3 for front-end developers who need a quick back-end for prototyping and mocking.
JSON Server is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.
JSON Server is an open source tool with 44.3K GitHub stars and 4.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to JSON Server's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses JSON Server?

3 companies reportedly use JSON Server in their tech stacks, including Bookmark.com, Sopra Steria, and STPL.

55 developers on StackShare have stated that they use JSON Server.

JSON Server Integrations

Why developers like JSON Server?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use JSON Server
Top Reasons

JSON Server Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to JSON Server?
MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.
JavaScript Object Notation is a lightweight data-interchange format. It is easy for humans to read and write. It is easy for machines to parse and generate. It is based on a subset of the JavaScript Programming Language.
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Amazon API Gateway
Amazon API Gateway handles all the tasks involved in accepting and processing up to hundreds of thousands of concurrent API calls, including traffic management, authorization and access control, monitoring, and API version management.
See all alternatives

JSON Server's Followers
70 developers follow JSON Server to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Timothy Alcaide
Gayan Kumara
Florian Scheepstra
delyte wang
John Alton
HeeJung Hwang
Juan Carizza
Bo Griffin