To build an optimized WordPress Android app using the WP REST API – You need to reduce the number of Client to server requests. The WordPress Rest API is not that flexible as you have to make several API request from WordPress Android app to get the content data, comments count and content image. I will explain how I did it, for my WordPress Android app in this article.
If you have not heard it yet, Parse announced they’re shutting down their backend as a service. If you’ve built an mobile app with Parse as your backend, you need to migrate to another backend platform or set up your own parse server, as Parse is open sourcing the parse server.