The linkpreview API supports GET data, can be authenticated via API Key, and returns JSON, JSONP, or CORS format in return. The API is about previewing web links. Developers can use the API to input any URL and return JSON formatted title, description and preview image.
Twelve APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Games, Analytics, and Media. Highlights include an API for Amazon GameOn Admin Console, Bikewise API for bike incident data, and the Google Page Lifecycle API. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.