Daily API RoundUp: Google Consumer Surveys, Be Like Bill, Vendasta, MediaMath, Reckon One

Every day, the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs, clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples. If you have new APIs, clients, or Source Code examples to add to ProgrammableWeb’s directories, we offer forms (APIs, Clients, Source Code) for submitting them to our API research team. If there’s a listing in one of our directories that you’d like to claim as the owner, please contact us at editor@programmableweb.com.

We've added twelve APIs to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Management, Surveys, Accounting, and Marketing, among others. One highlight today is the Google Consumer Surveys API allows users to create surveys with Web and mobile apps. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.


The Google Consumer Surveys API is anchored on the Google Cloud Platform. This REST API incorporates a consumer survey's data gathering, moderation, and processing functionalities into Web and mobile-based research applications. This API is listed under the Surveys category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Surveys APIs.

The Be Like Bill meme is a stick figure that ignores trolling or offensive behavior that he runs across on the internet. The Be Like Bill API is used to integrate "Be Like Bill" meme creation functionality to websites. The Be Like Bill API is listed under the Meme category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Meme APIs.

Add "Be Like Bill" meme generation ability to apps with the API / image: Be Like Bill Meme Generator

Reckon One is based in Australia and provides accounting software for small and medium sized businesses. Reckon One RESTful API is a modular accounting system that allows developers to turn modules on and off each month to manage business costs. The Reckon One API is listed under the Accounting category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Accounting APIs.

Optimus provides an API to automatically compress and optimize images. With the API, developers can integrate Optimus lossless image compression services directly into applications. The Optimus API is listed under the Images category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Images APIs.

Vendasta is an intelligent sales platform for vendors who target small and medium sized businesses. The Vendasta API integrates sales and marketing features into business applications. This API is listed under the Sales category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Sales APIs.

Vendasta API helps vendors sell to SMBs
Vendasta sales platform API uses intelligence to help vendors increase sales to SMBs. / image: Vendasta

The MediaMath API allows developers to integrate reporting features of the company's TerminalOne Marketing Operating System into media marketing applications. Read about how MediaMath API opens access to Facebook exchange inventory. The API is listed under the Marketing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Marketing APIs.

The Vehicle Registration USA API retrieves basic information about a car registered in the USA from its number plate. The data returned includes the car description, body style, VIN number, engine size, and the country of assembly. We've listed this API in the Auto category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Auto APIs.

InstaUnite is a remote asset management solution for fleets, facilities, remote workers, car and bike sharing, rentals, and more. The InstaUnite API allows customers to integrate remote fleet, asset & equipment management functions into their own systems. The API includes methods for querying metadata about provisioning or deprovisioning assets, upgrading asset usage values, and providing evidence reports based on usage. The InstaUnite API is listed under the Management category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Management APIs.

Orange is a global telecommunication company that provides IT and telecommunications services. They offer several APIs for Integration with the various communication services they offer. We've recently added five more of these APIs to the directory.

The Orange 118712 Directory France API, can access contact details (name address, landline/mobile phone numbers) from all authorized French business and residential directories, according to developer's requests.

With the Orange Authentication France API, developers can benefit from new innovative ways to authenticate users. Automatically recognized through the Orange mobile Network, they won’t have to remember another password, while benefiting from the utmost security.

The Orange Radio API provides worldwide free access to thousands of digital radio stations and podcasts. A catalog of over 20,000 radio stations and 5000 podcast programs is sorted by continent and genre: music, business, sports, and news.

By using the Orange Check ID API, customers can access extra security as their identity is double-checked prior to any transaction validation. Users can benefit from reduced fraud, reduced costs and faster transactions.

With the Orange Form Filling France API, customers can automatically complete registration forms faster with reliable information from Orange, such as address and telephone numbers.

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