32 APIs Used in 7 Days: YouTube, Box.net and Twitter

Adam DuVander
Aug. 21 2010, 03:22AM EDT

This past week 23 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 Amazon Marketplace Web Service, Campfire, Chirpio, DocuSign Enterprise, Enthusem, Intuit Data Service, Ping.fm, Tropo and zanox. The most often used APIs this week are Box.net, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (5 APIs, 9 mashups), Enterprise (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Mapping (3 APIs, 8 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Veeeb Semantic Editor

Amazon Marketplace Web Service Amazon Marketplace Web Service used in DigSLR

Bing Bing used in Top40 Mash

Box.net Box.net used in Documents To Go, DocuSign and Box.net, EchoSign and Box.net, Enthusem and Box.net, eSurvey and Box.net, Google Apps and Box.net, Intuit and Box.net

Calais Calais used in Veeeb Semantic Editor

Campfire Campfire used in Notifire

Chirpio Chirpio used in TwitterBrite

Digg Digg used in Top40 Mash

DocuSign Enterprise DocuSign Enterprise used in DocuSign and Box.net

EchoSign EchoSign used in EchoSign and Box.net

Enthusem Enthusem used in Enthusem and Box.net

Facebook Facebook used in StreetMavens

FedEx FedEx used in FedEx Tracking

Flickr Flickr used in DigSLR, Veeeb Semantic Editor

Freebase Freebase used in Veeeb Semantic Editor

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in Top40 Mash, Veeeb Semantic Editor

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in fonefindr, Google Apps and Box.net

Google Maps Google Maps used in FedEx Tracking, Geopointe, Rent Compass for Android, StreetMavens, uMapItUp, UPS Tracking

Intuit Data Service Intuit Data Service used in Intuit and Box.net

MapQuest MapQuest used in Geopointe

Menu Mania Menu Mania used in Auckland Restaurants, Cafes & Bars

Netflix Netflix used in fflick

Ping.fm Ping.fm used in StreetMavens

Salesforce.com Salesforce.com used in Geopointe

Tropo Tropo used in Notifire

Twilio Twilio used in fonefindr

Twitter Twitter used in fflick, StreetMavens, Top40 Mash, TwitterBrite, Vote Through Twitter

UPS UPS used in UPS Tracking

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in DigSLR

Yahoo Map Image Yahoo Map Image used in TwitterBrite

YouTube YouTube used in DigSLR, uMapItUp, Veeeb Semantic Editor

zanox zanox used in Veeeb Semantic Editor

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

 Geopointe

 Guia Postos

 Notifire

 Rent Compass for Android

 Top40 Mash

 TwitterBrite

 Veeeb Semantic Editor

Adam DuVander -- Adam heads developer relations at Orchestrate, a database-as-a-service company. He's spent many years analyzing APIs and developer tools. Previously he worked at SendGrid, edited ProgrammableWeb and wrote for Wired and Webmonkey. Adam is also the author of mapping API cookbook Map Scripting 101.

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