144 Office APIs: Salesforce, Google Spreadsheets and Google Documents

Wendell Santos, August 28th, 2012

Our API directory now includes 144 office APIs. The newest is the Practice Fusion API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Salesforce.com API. We list 45 Salesforce.com mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of office APIs.

In terms of the technical details, REST and XML [...]


199 Email APIs: SendGrid, Google Gmail and Yahoo Mail

Wendell Santos, August 7th, 2012

SendGridOur API directory now includes 199 email APIs. The newest is the Uptime Robot API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the SendGrid API. We list 10 SendGrid mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of email APIs.


Today in APIs: Twitter Monitoring, Python REST APIs and 17 New APIs

Adam DuVander, July 23rd, 2012

TwitterTwitter’s terms of service are causing a stir again. A developer provides a technical introduction to REST APIs in Python. Plus: four types of APIs, a user experience wake-up call to OAuth providers and 17 new APIs.


97 Cloud APIs: Twilio, Google App Engine and Tropo

Wendell Santos, February 7th, 2012

TwilioOur API directory now includes 97 cloud APIs. The newest is the Yubikey API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twilio API. We list 335 Twilio mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of cloud APIs.


17 APIs Used in 7 Days: Interfax, Heroku, YouTube

Wendell Santos, September 10th, 2011

This past week 31 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 Interfax. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Twilio and Twilio SMS. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Social (2 APIs, 11 mashups) and Wiki (1 APIs, 1 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


16 Online Email APIs

John Musser, December 5th, 2007

There are a growing range of open web service APIs providing email-related services, whether that’s for sending bulk emails, managing email marketing campaigns, validating email addresses, sending blog posts as emails or provisioning hosted email services. As of now, we have 16 email-related APIs listed here on ProgrammableWeb. Many of these are natural extensions of [...]


9 Places to Use APIs Without Coding

John Musser, March 26th, 2007

Here’s a trend we’re seeing more of these days: vendor provided interactive API tools. These useful web-based applications let you test drive the methods of a given web API without having to write code. AJAX-style web forms let you choose methods and parameters, press go, and have data immediately returned in another part of the [...]


Misc New Links

John Musser, November 6th, 2005

Below are a sampling of some of the other, non-mashup link contributions folks have made recently.

Andrew Bidochko added a link to Map Builder where you use a web form to build your own Google Map without any coding. Quite slick.
Send a fax from PHP using this new example from Interfax. You can send a [...]


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