20 APIs Used This Week: Twitter, YouTube, Google, Facebook, Flickr, and Amazon

John Musser
Nov. 01 2009, 01:54AM EDT

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 20 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Indeed, IP Location and Watchmouse. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Twitter, and YouTube. And the most often used types of APIs were Internet (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 6 mashups), and Music (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2 used in Get Better Diet Info: PubMed and Amazon.com Ratings

Commission Junction Commission Junction used in EchoCurrent Affiliate Product Optimizer

Disqus Disqus used in Doodle Source

Facebook Facebook used in Friendcup, Relocator

Flickr Flickr used in Sobo.la - Everything about Soocer

Google Desktop Google Desktop used in CPU Smiley

Google Maps Google Maps used in Gastro, Just Trace, LastGeo, Relocator

Google Search Google Search used in Doodle Source

indeed indeed used in Relocator

IP Location IP Location used in Just Trace

Last.fm Last.fm used in LastGeo

LinkedIn LinkedIn used in Relocator

LyricWiki LyricWiki used in MIKEsearch - Karaoke search engine

NCBI Entrez NCBI Entrez used in Get Better Diet Info: PubMed and Amazon.com Ratings

Twilio Twilio used in FixMyCity DC, Mobile Commons

Twitter Twitter used in Doodle Source, Sobo.la - Everything about Soocer, TwitDone - Twitter GTD

WatchMouse  WatchMouse used in Just Trace

Yahoo Site Explorer Yahoo Site Explorer used in Yahoo Site Explorer in 3D

YouTube YouTube used in Doodle Source, MIKEsearch - Karaoke search engine, Sobo.la - Everything about Soocer

Zazzle Zazzle used in Friendcup

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

 Doodle Source

 FixMyCity DC

 Friendcup

 Get Better Diet Info: PubMed and Amazon.com Ratings

 Relocator

 Yahoo Site Explorer in 3D

John Musser

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