Press Association SNAP.PA

Press Association is a UK based provider of platforms for press and content distribution, offering editorial, photo, cross word puzzles, real time data, event listings, PR, and other services. The Press Association API allows access to content feeds grouped by subject in order to programmatically integrate articles, assets, and general content with 3rd party applications. The RESTful API returns endpoint requests with information formatted in a JSON, Atom, or RSS response.

The API is for web-crawling and data integration across multiple online platforms and sources. The API pulls data from sources such as blogs, message boards, comments, review, news, and others. The data can be presented in JSON, XML, or RSS formats and provides contextual metadata that can be integrated into applications and database systems.

Critical Mention

Critical Mention is a news aggregation service offering tools suitable for PR and marketing firms to analyze and monitor various types of media. The Critical Mention API accesses television and radio content, syncing with 2,000 broadcast sources to accumulate 40 hours of content every minute. Developers may implement the API in order to receive near real-time data on television, radio, and news sourced from online news centers and magazines. Requests to the API return machine-readable JSON & RSS formatted respons. The Critical Mention online portal additionally offers reporting on media coverage with analytical interfaces, graphs, and maps.

YouTube Analytics

YouTube Analytics allows to retrieve data from an application related to statistics, popularity metrics, and demographic information. This API is particularly useful for channel owners who want to quantify data from YouTube videos uploaded in a channel. Some of the alternatives to benefit from the API include to build custom reports to display YouTube Analytics data, automate reporting tasks, integrate YouTube Analytics data with other business applications, and build mobile applications that integrate YouTube Analytics data.

YouTube Live Streaming

YouTube Live Streaming allows to create, update, and manage live events on YouTube. Music executives, artists, and independent entrepreneurs could benefit from this API because they could schedule broadcasts to associate them with video streams. Some of the options to use this API include to enable users to predefine broadcast settings, associate video streams and broadcasts, enable broadcasters to define information about a broadcast using the YouTube Data API at the same time, and simplify transitions between broadcast states such as testing and live.

YouTube ActionScript

ActionScript 3.0 enables users to control YouTube video players with the player's public API. Developers can make calls to play and pause times in a video, set volume, and mute player. Some of the requirements include Flash Player 10.1 or higher and embedded players with a viewpoint of 200px x 200px. The site offers a getting started guide, operations, special functions, events, and sample code.


News Whip hosts a large database of news articles that is updated daily. Developers can access their data via POST & GET HTTP header requests to the News Whip API to return source information and associated metadata on the most publicly shared news trends. The API can retrieve news and article content, sourced from 200,000 pieces of new content from various publishers tracked daily. API parameters can filter content by region, publisher, topic, or time. The data can be used to create internal dashboards, micro-sites with links to content, side bar widgets, and for news & marketing agencies to analyze trends. The API requires an API key for usage.

Last 10K

Integrate SEC filing data within apps using the Last 10K API. The Last 10K developer portal facilitates the rapid creation of applications that inter-operate with Last10K’s RESTful service, providing access to SEC filing data and support services to help developers.

Spredfast Stream

Spredfast Stream API provides users approved status entities from a stream sorted from most recently to least recently approved. This is part of the Spredfast Experiences API, and users must accept its usage agreement for a given stream when accessing data from the Stream API.

WMG Tour Dates

The Warner Music Group (WMG) is one of the world's largest services for recording, publishing, and global distribution of music. Their open RESTful Tour Dates API allows developers to track performance dates from WMG's artist directory. An XML or JSON response from the API will return details such as artist name(s), specific show ID, tour name, tour ID, venue name, scheduled set time, and scheduled door time. The API will also return location data on file, such as address, state, country name, zip code, timezone, and when applicable, specific longitude & latitude coordinates of venue location. Developers can filter results based on artist, country name, tour ID, tour name, or browse page per page.