32 APIs Used in 7 Days: Bing Maps, Flickr, Google Analytics, NPR, Wikipedia, and YouTube

John Musser
Jan. 10 2010, 04:30PM EST

This past week 14 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 32 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Bing Maps, ChartLyrics Lyric, PDF Generator, Retro Avatar, and Stylight. The most often used APIs this week are Google Chart, Google Homepage, and YouTube. And the most frequently used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Shopping (4 APIs, 5 mashups), and Mapping (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Giddi, Gift Finder

Bing Bing used in MashCeleb

Bing Maps Bing Maps used in Hurricane Watch Visualization

ChartLyrics Lyric ChartLyrics Lyric used in YouLyrics

eBay eBay used in Game Scootch

Facebook Facebook used in Retro Avatar for Facebook

Flickr Flickr used in TripMixx

Freebase Freebase used in MashCeleb

GeoNames GeoNames used in TripMixx

Glue  Glue used in iGlueHulu

Google AJAX Libraries Google AJAX Libraries used in YouLyrics

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in YouLyrics

Google Analytics Google Analytics used in Google Analytics Counter

Google Chart Google Chart used in Google Analytics Counter, MashCeleb

Google Friend Connect Google Friend Connect used in YouLyrics

Google Homepage Google Homepage used in Outfit Editor, YouLyrics

Google Maps Google Maps used in TripMixx

Google Search Google Search used in YouLyrics

Google Spreadsheets Google Spreadsheets used in YouLyrics

Kayak Kayak used in TripMixx

Last.fm Last.fm used in YouLyrics

NPR NPR used in nprSQ

OpenSocial OpenSocial used in Outfit Editor

PDF Generator PDF Generator used in Online PDF Generator

Retro Avatar Retro Avatar used in Retro Avatar for Facebook

Shopping.com Shopping.com used in Giddi

Stylight Stylight used in Outfit Editor

Twilio Twilio used in Convoy Call

Upcoming.org Upcoming.org used in TripMixx

Weather Channel Weather Channel used in TripMixx

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in Game Scootch, TripMixx

YouTube YouTube used in Game Scootch, TripMixx, YouLyrics

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

 Game Scootch

 Giddi

 iGlueHulu

 MashCeleb

 nprSQ

 Retro Avatar for Facebook

 YouLyrics

John Musser

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