945 Social APIs: Twitter, Facebook and Delicious

Wendell Santos, January 16th, 2013

TwitterOur API directory now includes 945 social APIs. The newest is the SmartBots API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twitter API. We list [num] Twitter mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of social APIs.


38 Visualization APIs: Google, COLOURlovers and GeoIQ

Wendell Santos, July 18th, 2012

Google VisualizationOur API directory now includes 38 visualization APIs. The newest is the Voicebox API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google Visualization API. We list 26 Google Visualization mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of visualization APIs.


36 APIs Used in 7 Days: Quora, PicPlz, Amazon, Foursquare and Facebook

Adam DuVander, February 19th, 2011

This past week 25 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 36 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include AgentRank, Amazon RDS Relational Database Service, Burstn, Facebook Social Plugins, Foxrate, Google Gmail OAuth, Google Prediction, Instapaper, Loxcel, PicPlz, Quora, SendGrid, Snapr and Twitter Streaming. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Twilio and Twilio SMS. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (5 APIs, 5 mashups), Mapping (4 APIs, 9 mashups) and Database (3 APIs, 4 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


30 APIs Used in 7 Days: YouTube, Google Visualization and Yahoo Maps

Adam DuVander, September 11th, 2010

This past week 20 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Amazon Flexible Payments Service, Enthusem, Heroku, ImageShack, Intel CPU, Meebo, Mendeley, Microsoft Translator, Science Museum , SendGrid, TeachStreet Classes and Courses, TweetPhoto and Twitgoo. The most often used APIs this week are Box.net, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 6 mashups), Other (4 APIs, 5 mashups) and Utility (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


24 APIs Used in 7 Days: Best Buy, Facebook, Google, Twitter, Wikipedia, Yelp and YouTube

John Musser, June 5th, 2010

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 24 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include After the Deadline, CitySearch CityGrid , Outside.in and Sensebot. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Search (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Tools (2 APIs, 2 mashups).


Best New Mashups: Explore Color, Language and Cities

Adam DuVander, May 5th, 2010

COLOURloversOften the mashups we see speak to the analytical brain with lots of data, like our collection of tracking mashups. That’s where this group differs. Each of the mashups listed below speaks to the sense through color exploration, local travel guides and language through song.


28 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, COLOURlovers, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube

John Musser, May 1st, 2010

This past week 19 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 28 different APIs were used to build them. A couple of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Microsoft adCenter and COLOURlovers. The most often used APIs this week are Box.net, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (4 APIs, 11 mashups), Social (4 APIs, 10 mashups) and Advertising (3 APIs, 3 mashups).


26 APIs Used in 7 Days: COLOURLovers, Facebook, Flickr, Google, Twilio, Twitter, and YouTube

John Musser, February 20th, 2010

This past week 13 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 26 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include ChartLyrics Lyric, ConceptShare, Google Sites, Menu Mania, Thumbalizr, W3Counter and Whois. The most often used APIs this week are Box.net, Flickr and Google Maps. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Tools (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Search (2 APIs, 2 mashups) and Social (2 APIs, 3 mashups).


19 API Used in 7 Days: Google, Gov 2.0, Twitter, Facebook, Amazon, Wikipedia

John Musser, November 15th, 2009

This past week 13 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 19 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Cicero, GovTrack.us, Open Government Data Initiative, and Touchnote. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, GovTrack.us, and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (4 APIs, 9 mashups), Government (3 APIs, 4 mashups), and Social (2 APIs, 4 mashups).


Love Color? Use This API

John Musser, May 7th, 2008

COLOURlovers, the terrific site for the color and design community now has its own API.


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