Real-World RESTful Web Services Development With Spring Lemon

Develop a real-world REST API, with a production grade user module, using latest best practices of Spring Framework 5 - in an hour


In this tutorial, we are going to walk through developing an example RESTful JSON Web Service using Spring Framework and Spring Lemon, in an hour. The finished application will have a production grade user module, with features like sign up with captcha validation, sign in, verify email, Google/Facebook sign up/in, update profile, forgot password, change password, change email, stateless token authentication, etc..

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What is Spring Lemon

Spring Lemon is a library containing the essential configurations and code needed for developing REST services using Spring Framework and Spring Boot. It also comes with a production-grade, extensible user module. Click here to know more about Spring Lemon.


To follow this tutorial, you must have some prior knowledge of Spring Framework’s Dependency Injection, Java configuration, Boot, MVC, Security and Spring Data JPA. These are well covered in course I, II and III of our Spring Tutorial.

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Your Instructor

Sanjay Patel
Sanjay Patel

Sanjay has more than 20 years of programming and leading experience. Since 2009, he is working on Spring Framework fulltime for developing complex applications, REST web services and microservices for multiple clients. He also leads the development of Spring Lemon.

He is currently the director of, providing consulting on developing large scale real-world applications. Prior to that, he was a technical lead at RAD Solutions Private Limited, doing research on open source tools, frameworks, patterns and methodologies for rapid application development. Previously, he was a project leader at Cambridge Solutions and an assistant manager at L & T Limited. He is an MCA from Osmania University and a B. Sc. (Physics) from Sambalpur University, India.

He is also the author of many real-world books and tutorials around Spring, with about 50K students at Teachable, Udemy, YouTube and Gumroad.

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Course Curriculum

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