19 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Bing, Facebook, Google, PayPal, Twitter and YouTube

John Musser
Nov. 06 2010, 12:53AM EDT

This past week 21 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 19 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Amazon RDS Relational Database Service, GreatSchools and Groupon. The most often used APIs this week are DonorsChoose, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (3 APIs, 6 mashups), Other (2 APIs, 5 mashups) and Social (2 APIs, 6 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

30 Boxes 30 Boxes used in Backpack widget

Amazon A9 OpenSearch Amazon A9 OpenSearch used in Roomshare Japan

Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2 used in Roomshare Japan

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Bahzah - Amazon Instant Search, DvdCrate.com, Instantzon - Amazon Instant Search

Amazon RDS Relational Database Service Amazon RDS Relational Database Service used in Roomshare Japan

Amazon S3 Amazon S3 used in Roomshare Japan

Bing Maps Bing Maps used in Bing Education Map, Help a Classroom in Need

DonorsChoose DonorsChoose used in Bing Education Map, Help a Classroom in Need, Possibly Related Classroom Projects

Facebook Facebook used in PeepGift

Google AdWords Google AdWords used in DvdCrate.com

Google Analytics Google Analytics used in DvdCrate.com

Google Maps Google Maps used in Cubit, Globe Genie, Google Maps Instant, Map My Followers

GreatSchools GreatSchools used in Bing Education Map

Groupon Groupon used in PeepGift

iTunes and iTunes Connect iTunes and iTunes Connect used in App Store Instant, iTunes Instant

PayPal PayPal used in DvdCrate.com

Shopping.com Shopping.com used in 1 Ordinateur, Une Robe .com

Twitter Twitter used in Map My Followers, milliontweetpixels, Roomshare Japan, The Twitter Avatar Game, Twitstant - Twitter Instant Search

YouTube YouTube used in YouTube Instant

Mashups of the day:
And each day there is one mashup selected to be Mashup of the Day. Here are last week's winners:

 Bahzah - Amazon Instant Search

 DvdCrate.com

 Instantzon - Amazon Instant Search

 Map My Followers

 PeepGift

 Possibly Related Classroom Projects

 The Twitter Avatar Game

John Musser

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