The Vibetrace API integrates Vibetrace’s recommendation engine, accessing virtually any e-commerce platform. The name of the game, of course, is to move people from your target market to become visitors, then shoppers, regular customers and finally, part of your engaged community. Vibetrace’s secret sauce for increasing conversion rates is a csutom built recommendation engine. It joins nearly 200 e-commerce APIs in our directory.
This week we had 47 new APIs added to our API directory including a file encryption service, business and investment intelligence tools, online restaurant booking service, cloud-based big data management and analytics, and email marketing and product suggestion service. Furthermore, we covered Google’s latest Google+ domains services.
Bugsnag has released a new API that helps notify developers of crashes and errors in real-time. Plus: Developers leverage TippingCircle’s API to integrate social payments within their apps, Email-list.com releases an email list API, and 5 New APIs.
ViUX Systems and SmarterTools renew partnership. ez-Xpo integrates Eventbrite and launches Open Event Management API. Plus: Nordic API thinkers and builders are gathering in September, leapfrogging constraints on API design, and 22 new APIs.
Our API directory now includes 29 directory APIs. The newest is the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the AngelList API. We list one AngelList mashup. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of directory APIs.
Of the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eight, which included the app55 API. The app55 API is a UK-based payment service provider that offers developers a simple, secure payment method. The most unique feature of the API is its PCI outsourcing, allowing for third parties to better handle the security. To learn more about the app55 API visit the app55 site as well as the app55 API blog post.
Back in 2005, when ProgrammableWeb founder John Musser caught wind of the tsunami of APIs that were about to make landfall on the Internet — APIs like the ones for Google Maps and Flickr that debuted that year — he not only recognized the tipping point that was upon us, he seized the day. He founded ProgrammableWeb as the first and only destination dedicated to the community of Web developers and the API providers in their service.
SlimSurveys, a micro-survey platform, has announced the launch of a brand new SlimSurveys API allowing developers to integrate micro-surveys and other micro-interaction functionality into third-party web and mobile applications.
One of the leading HTML5 APIs has finally reached Recommendation Status. The Web Storage API that allows web applications to store data in web clients has reached this status after several years though it has enjoyed support from both desktop and mobile browsers for a long time.
This week we had 46 new APIs added to our API directory including a personalization and content engine, US health insurance plans and information service, API support tools, SMS messaging and voice broadcasting, mobile operations management service. In addition we covered an API for targeted video campaigns. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.