30 APIs Used in 7 Days: Netflix, Salesforce.com, Facebook and Google Geocoding

Adam DuVander
Mar. 26 2011, 08:00AM EDT

This past week 16 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include DoIt, Google Directions, Kelkoo, Magento, Miso, Pachube, PicPlz, WikiLocation and Yahoo Weather. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook Social Plugins, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (8 APIs, 14 mashups), Mapping (4 APIs, 10 mashups) and Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

DoIt DoIt used in TodoToday for Doit.im

Etsy Etsy used in Etsy Signature

Facebook Facebook used in Etsy Signature, Journamatic

Facebook Graph Facebook Graph used in iPicFortune, Local streamer

Facebook Social Plugins Facebook Social Plugins used in Local streamer, RDTN

Flickr Flickr used in Etsy Signature, iPicFortune

Foursquare Foursquare used in Journamatic

Freebase Freebase used in Local streamer

Glue  Glue used in Journamatic

Google AJAX Libraries Google AJAX Libraries used in HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator

Google Directions Google Directions used in HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator

Google Geocoding Google Geocoding used in HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator, Local streamer

Google Maps Google Maps used in Geo Wiki Search, HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator, Live Streaming from Japan, Local streamer, RDTN, Routemakr

Gowalla Gowalla used in Journamatic

Instagram Instagram used in InstaDeck, Journamatic

iTunes and iTunes Connect iTunes and iTunes Connect used in iTunes top 100

Kelkoo Kelkoo used in Planete Discount

Magento Magento used in CloudGento

Miso Miso used in Journamatic

Netflix Netflix used in Journamatic

OpenStreetMap OpenStreetMap used in Sinsai Japan Earthquake Resources

Pachube Pachube used in RDTN

PicPlz PicPlz used in Journamatic

Salesforce.com Salesforce.com used in CloudGento

SoundCloud SoundCloud used in RandomCloud

Twitter Twitter used in Journamatic, Local streamer, RDTN, Routemakr

WikiLocation WikiLocation used in Geo Wiki Search

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in Local streamer

Yahoo Weather Yahoo Weather used in Local streamer

YouTube YouTube used in iTunes top 100, Local streamer

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

 Etsy Signature

 Geo Wiki Search

 HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator

 InstaDeck

 iTunes top 100

 RandomCloud

 RDTN

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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