Mashups using the same API (2)
Twitter has added alt text support to Twitter Cards and the Twitter REST API. Alt text is an important piece of metadata for those who are visually impaired as screen readers and browsers use alt text to explain to visually impaired users the content of each image on a web page.
There are over 1,000 social APIs in the ProgrammableWeb directory. The big names in that list, Facebook, Google Plus, LinkedIn and Twitter, are also amongst the most popular public APIs overall. Since other API providers look to these leaders for examples in engaging with developers, I thought it would be useful to see how each uses a common communications medium. That's right, how do the social APIs use social media themselves?
||The Dexcom API is a RESTful service that utilizes the OAuth 2.0 standard for authentication, and that enables secure authorization to Dexcom CGM (continuous glucose management) data for use in third...||Healthcare||09.19.2017|
||The Facebook Live API provides a way for a broadcaster to preview his/her live content before going Live. Facebook Live allows you to create a customized live experience that offers a suite of...||Social||09.11.2017|
Facebook Public Feed
||The Public Feed API provides a feed of user status updates and page status updates as they are posted to Facebook. Only status updates that have their privacy set to ‘public’ are included in the feed...||Social||09.11.2017|
||This Facebook API enables you to access Campaign Management, Media Plan Management, Creative and Ad Management and Conversion Tracking. With end to end documentation on how to create and manage your...||Social||09.11.2017|
LivePerson Agent Metrics
||LivePerson is a provider of real-time communication solutions that facilitate the identification and engagement of customers by businesses. The LivePerson Agent Metrics API delivers updated data of...||Chat||08.31.2017|