39 APIs Used in 7 Days: Yelp, Twitter, Amazon, YouTube and Flickr

Adam DuVander
Oct. 23 2010, 12:00AM EDT

This past week 20 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 39 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include DonorsChoose, Eventbrite, Google Health, MailChimp, Yahoo Weather and zanox. The most often used APIs this week are Foursquare, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (5 APIs, 10 mashups), Shopping (5 APIs, 5 mashups) and Music (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Shopensteinr

ChartLyrics Lyric ChartLyrics Lyric used in ChartLyrics

Commission Junction Commission Junction used in OfferTrack

DonorsChoose DonorsChoose used in Fuel Your School

eBay eBay used in Daily Domain Hotlist

Eventbrite Eventbrite used in MailChimp Eventbrite Integration

Eventful Eventful used in Autour2moi Events

Facebook Facebook used in CD Collection Browser, PopGraph

Flickr Flickr used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Foursquare Foursquare used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Freebase Freebase used in PopGraph

Google AdWords Google AdWords used in Daily Domain Hotlist

Google AJAX Libraries Google AJAX Libraries used in OfferTrack

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in psykomatic

Google Analytics Google Analytics used in psykomatic

Google Earth Google Earth used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo

Google Health Google Health used in Cloud PHR Pro

Google Homepage Google Homepage used in .BR Domain Name Search

Google Maps Google Maps used in Autour2moi Events, Brazilian Real Estate Search, Fuel Your School, Georeader, RueFind

Gowalla Gowalla used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Heroku Heroku used in OfferTrack

HotOrNot HotOrNot used in Beam Me Up, Hottie

iTunes and iTunes Connect iTunes and iTunes Connect used in CD Collection Browser

Last.fm Last.fm used in CD Collection Browser

MailChimp MailChimp used in MailChimp Eventbrite Integration

MusicBrainz MusicBrainz used in CD Collection Browser

Oodle Oodle used in 615 Nashville

OpenLayers OpenLayers used in CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Shopping.com Shopping.com used in Daily Domain Hotlist

Twitter Twitter used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo, CD Collection Browser

Weather Channel Weather Channel used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

Yahoo Query Language Yahoo Query Language used in RueFind

Yahoo Term Extraction Yahoo Term Extraction used in OfferTrack

Yahoo Weather Yahoo Weather used in RueFind

Yelp Yelp used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

YouTube YouTube used in CartoLogic Google Earth Demo, CartoLogic OpenLayers Demo

zanox zanox used in OfferTrack

Zemanta Zemanta used in OfferTrack

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

 615 Nashville

 Brazilian Real Estate Search

 MailChimp Eventbrite Integration

 OfferTrack

 psykomatic

 RueFind

 Shopensteinr

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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