20 APIs Used in 7 Days: Twitter, Flickr and CareerBuilder

Wendell Santos, June 8th, 2013

This past week 6 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 20 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include AlchemyAPI Text Categorization and Google Affiliate Network. The most often used APIs this week are eBay Finding, Google Maps and indeed. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Search (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Job Search (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Photos (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Heroku Launches Platform API

Eric Carter, May 30th, 2013

Cloud application platform, Heroku, has released the Heroku Platform API. The Platform API allows developers to extend its cloud platform to third party applications and services. With the release, Heroku hopes to inspire apps built upon the Heroku platform, Heroku-based developer tools, and an expanded Heroku ecosystem into additional web services. The Platform API developed from an internal API that Heroku developers used to build tools like toolbelt and dashboard. Heroku wants to empower its developer community with the same tools it created for in-house use.


70 Jobs APIs: Indeed, Simply Hired and CareerBuilder

Wendell Santos, January 23rd, 2013

indeedOur API directory now includes 70 jobs APIs. The newest is the O*NET API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the indeed API. We list 34 indeed mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of jobs APIs.


17 APIs Used in 7 Days: Eventbrite, Facebook Graph, Gowalla

Wendell Santos, January 7th, 2012

This past week 10 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 17 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Biblia.com, LinkUp Job Search Engine and Localmind. The most often used APIs this week are Biblia.com, Facebook and foursquare. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (6 APIs, 13 mashups), Job Search (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Events (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


12 APIs Used in 7 Days: Bing Maps, Rotten Tomatoes and Wikipedia

Wendell Santos, December 3rd, 2011

This past week 8 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 12 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include CareerBuilder, Moonshadow Mobile and Trailer Addict. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook Graph, Trailer Addict and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Reference (2 APIs, 2 mashups), Social (2 APIs, 3 mashups) and Video (2 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: Job Search

Wendell Santos, December 2nd, 2011

LinkedInLooking for work? We’ve all been there and know that at times the job search can be daunting. Jobs mashups have been submitted to our directory in higher numbers recently so today we’ll take a look at some of the best. A sampling of recent job search mashups leverage a variety of sources to help you find the perfect job. These include social APIs such as Twitter and LinkedIn as well as traditional job board API CareerBuilder.


25 APIs Used in 7 Days: CareerBuilder, Last.fm, LinkedIn

Wendell Santos, August 27th, 2011

This past week 23 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 25 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include CareerBuilder, FreshBooks, LinkUp Job Search Engine, Magento, Mediaburst SMS, Scalr and SocialOomph. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Twilio and Twilio SMS. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Job Search (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Social (4 APIs, 9 mashups) and Reference (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


6 New APIs: Track Billing, Patent Search, Phone Number Lookup, Domains and Photos

John Musser, May 8th, 2010

This week we had 26 new APIs added to our API directory. Some of the notable new entries include a billing and time tracking API, an API to access patent document data, a networking community and job resource API, a telephone number look up API (which we covered here), an API for url shortening and lengthening, and a photo storage and sharing API.


7 New APIs: Search 1.5 Million Jobs, 130,000 Schools, or 1,618 Live Video Streams

John Musser, August 8th, 2009

Want an API to search 1.5 million jobs? Or an API to search 130,000 K-12 public and private schools in the US? Or an API for getting diagrams and flowcharts via code? Or perhaps an API that lets you search for live video streams. These are 4 of 7 newest entries in our ProgrammableWeb directory from the past week. Here are details on all 7 new APIs:


Follow the PW team on Twitter

ProgrammableWeb
APIs, mashups and code. Because the world's your programmable oyster.

John Musser
Founder, ProgrammableWeb

Adam DuVander
Executive Editor, ProgrammableWeb. Author, Map Scripting 101. Lover, APIs.