Twitter today said it plans to adjust access to two of its APIs beginning later this year. The rate limits, which will impact the User Timeline API and Mentions Timeline API, are meant to give Twitter better visibility into how its APIs are being used by developers to support other businesses.
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Twitter has been working to protect their platform from spam and abuse by imposing additional restrictions on new developers. Twitter seems ready to double down on these efforts, as the company today announced that it will soon adjust the rate limits for two Twitter API endpoints.
Despite the recent privacy snafus from some social media platforms, developers are just as interested in creating social applications as they ever were. Here we take a look at some the social APIs in ProgrammableWeb's directory that get the most traffic, and what developers can do with them.
||[This API is no longer available. It has been split into multiple APIs, including the Twitter Ads API, Twitter Search Tweets...||Social||12.08.2006|
||[This API is no longer available. Its functions have been split among the following APIs: Facebook Ads,||Social||08.16.2006|
||The Foursquare Places API provides location based experiences with diverse information about venues, users, photos, and check-ins. The API supports real time access to places, Snap-to-Place that...||Social||09.10.2009|
||LinkedIn is the world's largest business social networking hub. Launched in 2003, LinkedIn has millions of users and is implemented in over 200 countries. One purpose of the site is to allow...||Social||12.10.2007|
||Instagram is a photo sharing iPhone app and service. Users take photos and can share them with Instagram contacts, as well as friends on other social networks like Twitter and Facebook. The Instagram...||Photos||12.15.2010|
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||Hide URI adds URL shortener capabilities to applications. The REST API returns JSON objects containing the shortened URLs.||URL Shortener||04.05.2019|
Hack or Snooze
||The Hack or Snooze API is a HackerNews-like clone that allows developers to create, get, update, or delete a user or story. All endpoint will require authentication with JSON Web Tokens (JWT), except...||News Services||03.28.2019|
||The Checkmarks API returns data with the availability of a username on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and YouTube. The REST API supports JSON format that implements via a server and via a...||Social||03.25.2019|
||The Sonar API allows you to integrate your business applications, to manage and automate customer management and messaging. The Sonar API integrates business messaging functions into mobile channels...||Messaging||03.15.2019|
||The Mastodon Streaming API uses Websockets to access users, hashtags, and directory values. Event types in JSON format are available. An access token is required to authenticate. The Mastodon Project...||Social||02.26.2019|
||Hashtag Suggestions allows users to find hashtags to use for each topic. A user enters the topic in the search box, and the tool will provide a list of hashtags used with that topic. The size of...||Tweets||01.16.2019|
||Social Mirror monitors popular [English language] Twitter accounts, Facebook pages, and YouTube channels and offers basic visualizations of the posting activities of the observed social media...||Social||01.24.2018|
||Goodneighbor is a platform that allows you to define, run and manage Twitter avatars, totally autonomous Twitter identities that manage their own Twitter accounts, concerned with any subject matter...||Artificial Intelligence||08.26.2017|
GIPHY and Twilio "Text a GIF"
A combination of a GIPHY and Twilio script that runs in the Terminal that texts someone a GIF based on a user-inputed phrase.
||tweeplers displays currently trending users on Twitter. With this mashup, you can discover latest news as well as you will get idea about whom to follow on twitter. The list is country specific as...||Social||02.01.2017|