30 APIs Used in 7 Days: Yelp, LinkedIn, YouTube and Facebook

This past week 19 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Amazonca, Google Affiliate Network, Google Closure Compiler, Hotwire Travel-Ticker Deals, Instagram Real-time, Social Archive, World Weather Online and Yahoo PlaceFinder. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (6 APIs, 11 mashups), Social (5 APIs, 15 mashups) and Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Symbyoz

Amazonca Amazonca used in Yukon Live

Bing Bing used in BizScrambler, Symbyoz

ESRI ArcGIS JavaScript ESRI ArcGIS JavaScript used in InstaMap

Facebook Facebook used in BizScrambler, matchFWD: Smart Social Recruiting, Symbyoz, Tozoy

Facebook Graph Facebook Graph used in Freally

Flickr Flickr used in Yukon Live

foursquare foursquare used in BizScrambler, Symbyoz

Google Affiliate Network Google Affiliate Network used in Yukon Live

Google Ajax Feeds Google Ajax Feeds used in Yukon Live

Google Closure Compiler Google Closure Compiler used in Yukon Live

Google Earth Google Earth used in Yukon Live

Google Geocoding Google Geocoding used in Yukon Live

Google Gmail OAuth Google Gmail OAuth used in 0boxer

Google Maps Google Maps used in Freally, Geolocalization, Qmpeople Places, Symbyoz, Whitney Houston's Journey Mapped, Yukon Live

Google Places Google Places used in BizScrambler

Groupon Groupon used in Symbyoz

Hotwire Travel-Ticker Deals Hotwire Travel-Ticker Deals used in Symbyoz

indeed indeed used in ContractsForGeeks

Instagram Instagram used in InstaMap, InstaPopular, Lovestagram

Instagram Real-time Instagram Real-time used in shmapr

LinkedIn LinkedIn used in matchFWD: Smart Social Recruiting, Symbyoz

Rovi Cloud Services Rovi Cloud Services used in Murfie

Shopping.com Shopping.com used in 1 Ordinateur

Social Archive Social Archive used in BizScrambler

Twitter Twitter used in BizScrambler, Freally, shmapr, Symbyoz, The Heartweat, twoogle

World Weather Online World Weather Online used in Yukon Live

Yahoo PlaceFinder Yahoo PlaceFinder used in BizScrambler

Yelp Yelp used in BizScrambler

YouTube YouTube used in Symbyoz, Yukon Live

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



 matchFWD: Smart Social Recruiting




 Whitney Houston's Journey Mapped

Adam DuVander The former ProgrammableWeb Executive Editor, Adam is an API expert now helping regular people connect them at Zapier. Previously he worked at API companies SendGrid and Orchestrate, and wrote for Wired and Webmonkey. Adam is also the author of mapping API cookbook Map Scripting 101. Find him at AdamD.org.

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