37 APIs Used in 7 Days: Facebook, Google Maps, TypePad and Freebase

Adam DuVander
May. 08 2011, 05:33PM EDT

This past week 12 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 37 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 43Things, Cheezburger, Cirip, GitHub, Google Gears, Klout, Netvibes, Plancast, Qwerly, SMSMyBus, Social Archive, TypePad and Vodpod. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and Spotify Metadata. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (7 APIs, 11 mashups), Other (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Blogging (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

43Things 43Things used in What's Public

BackType BackType used in What's Public

Bing Bing used in What's Public

Cheezburger Cheezburger used in What's Public

Cirip Cirip used in What's Public

CrunchBase CrunchBase used in What's Public

Facebook Facebook used in MapMyFriends.in, Mi World, SuperMeeple, What's Public

Facebook Graph Facebook Graph used in MapMyFriends.in

Facebook Social Plugins Facebook Social Plugins used in MapMyFriends.in

Flickr Flickr used in Mi World, What's Public

Foursquare Foursquare used in Foursquare Check-in Deals, Free Around

Freebase Freebase used in SuperMeeple

FriendFeed FriendFeed used in What's Public

GitHub GitHub used in What's Public

Goodreads Goodreads used in What's Public

Google AdSense Google AdSense used in Mi World, News from The Netherlands

Google Ajax Feeds Google Ajax Feeds used in Mi World

Google AJAX Language Google AJAX Language used in News from The Netherlands

Google AJAX Libraries Google AJAX Libraries used in News from The Netherlands

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in SuperMeeple

Google Gears Google Gears used in News from The Netherlands

Google Maps Google Maps used in Foursquare Check-in Deals, Free Around, MapMyFriends.in, Mi World, Royal Wedding Zombie Attack

Google Maps Data Google Maps Data used in Free Around

Klout Klout used in What's Public

Last.fm Last.fm used in Instant Playlist, spofm

Netvibes Netvibes used in What's Public

Plancast Plancast used in What's Public

Qwerly Qwerly used in What's Public

SMSMyBus SMSMyBus used in Mother Fool's Bus Kiosk

Social Archive Social Archive used in What's Public

Spotify Metadata Spotify Metadata used in Instant Playlist, Listen Spotify, spofm

TwitPic TwitPic used in What's Public

Twitter Twitter used in What's Public

TypePad  TypePad used in What's Public

Vodpod Vodpod used in What's Public

Yahoo Geocoding Yahoo Geocoding used in MapMyFriends.in

YouTube YouTube used in News from The Netherlands

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

 Foursquare Check-in Deals

 Free Around

 Instant Playlist

 Mother Fool's Bus Kiosk

 Royal Wedding Zombie Attack

 spofm

 What's Public

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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