dingo / api by jasonlewis

A RESTful API package for the Laravel and Lumen frameworks.
Package Data
Maintainer Username: jasonlewis
Maintainer Contact: jason.lewis1991@gmail.com (Jason Lewis)
Package Create Date: 2014-04-11
Package Last Update: 2019-09-27
Home Page:
Language: PHP
License: BSD-3-Clause
Last Refreshed: 2019-10-18 03:13:51
Package Statistics
Total Downloads: 2,736,724
Monthly Downloads: 68,084
Daily Downloads: 3,506
Total Stars: 8,652
Total Watchers: 368
Total Forks: 1,202
Total Open Issues: 197

The Dingo API package is meant to provide you, the developer, with a set of tools to help you easily and quickly build your own API. While the goal of this package is to remain as flexible as possible it still won't cover all situations and solve all problems.

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This package provides tools for the following, and more:

  • Content Negotiation
  • Multiple Authentication Adapters
  • API Versioning
  • Rate Limiting
  • Response Transformers and Formatters
  • Error and Exception Handling
  • Internal Requests
  • API Blueprint Documentation


Please refer to our extensive Wiki documentation for more information.

API Boilerplate

If you are looking to start a new project from scratch, consider using the Laravel 5 API Boilerplate, which builds on top of the dingo-api package, and adds a lot of great features.


For answers you may not find in the Wiki, avoid posting issues. Feel free to ask for support on the dedicated Slack room. Make sure to mention specialtactics / @jasonlewis so he is notified.


This package is licensed under the BSD 3-Clause license.