19 APIs Used in 7 Days: Wikipedia, eBay, Verizon and YouTube

Adam DuVander
Mar. 19 2011, 10:04AM EDT

This past week 20 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 ChannelAdvisor, Hiveminder, Nozbe, Remember the Milk, Toodledo and Verizon NavBuilder LocationKit. The most often used APIs this week are Freebase, Twitter and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were PIM (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon Marketplace Web Service Amazon Marketplace Web Service used in upforgame

Box.net Box.net used in CompletelyPrivateFiles for Box.net

ChannelAdvisor ChannelAdvisor used in ChannelAdvisor CRM Connector

eBay eBay used in ChannelAdvisor CRM Connector

Facebook Facebook used in TheseSitesAre.Me

Freebase Freebase used in Wiggleback, BioVenturist, Freebase Parallax, MetaJam

Google Maps Google Maps used in GeoTwitz, Japan Earthquake Map

Hiveminder Hiveminder used in TodoToday for Hiveminder

MapLarge MapLarge used in Japan Earthquake Map

Nozbe Nozbe used in TodoToday for Nozbe

Remember the Milk Remember the Milk used in TodoToday for Remember the Milk

Salesforce.com Salesforce.com used in ChannelAdvisor CRM Connector

Toodledo Toodledo used in TodoToday for Toodledo

Twilio Twilio used in Jars of Love, Tyke SMS - Web SMS gateway and more

Twilio SMS Twilio SMS used in Jars of Love, Tyke SMS - Web SMS gateway and more

Twitter Twitter used in Day in photos, Daylogs, GeoTwitz, TheseSitesAre.Me, twcode

Verizon NavBuilder LocationKit Verizon NavBuilder LocationKit used in Flixwagon

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in upforgame

YouTube YouTube used in Daylogs, upforgame

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

 ChannelAdvisor CRM Connector

 CompletelyPrivateFiles for Box.net

 GeoTwitz

 Japan Earthquake Map

 TheseSitesAre.Me

 TodoToday for Hiveminder

 twcode

Adam DuVander Hi! I'm Developer Communications Director for SendGrid and former Executive Editor of ProgrammableWeb. I currently serve as a Contributing Editor. If you have API news, or are interested in writing for ProgrammableWeb, please contact editor@programmableweb.com Though I'm a fan of anything API-related, my particular interest is in mapping. I've published a how-to book, Map Scripting 101, to get anyone started making maps on websites. In a not-so-distant past life I wrote for Wired and Webmonkey.

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