Mashups using the same API (1)
Do you have an idea on how to aid writers with spelling, context and grammer and like the idea of a few extra dollars? Wordnik, an online dictionary service, has announced a competition to create a mashup using their API.
The article focuses on URL-Shortener APIs that appear in ProgrammableWeb's API directory. It includes Proofeditors.com and the popular Bit.ly API. Special features of the APIs include added security, special tools, and shortening for unique platforms. Also listed: 32 Bit.ly mashups.
Desktop word processing software, such as Microsoft Word, features powerful spelling and grammar tools that help writers catch mistakes. Thanks to standards-based web services, online word processing tools are starting to catch up to the desktop competition. Two APIs, Wordnik and After the Deadline, give developers powerful new tools to aid writers with spelling, context, and grammar.
||The Wordnik Swagger API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Wordnik with other applications through Open API standards. Some example API methods include retrieving...||Reference||08.30.2016|
||Custom URL shortener. With the Rebrandly API you can build cool new apps or features to your existing apps, which allow you or your customers to create, track and share branded short links.||URL Shortener||08.09.2016|
||The OwlBot Dictionary API allows developers to get definitions and, in some cases, example sentences for English words. OwlBot searches the internet for English vocabulary definitions and saves them...||Dictionary||07.17.2016|
||lknSuite offers online productivity tools for sales professionals. It includes tools for social media management and engagement, to do lists, and social monitoring for brands platform. The lkn.li...||URL Shortener||04.04.2016|
||The SYSTRAN Dictionary API enables to search for the translation of words, with additional contextual information such as grammatical information, frequency of the meanings, domains and contexts,...||Dictionary||01.05.2016|