Ever tried to sell something on the Internet and hoped that the process was simpler than what it currently is? What if selling an item on the Internet was as simple as sharing the item for sale with your friends on the social web? Gumroad, a San Francisco based startup has adopted that philosophy and wants to take the pain out of selling an item on the web and it also provides the Gumroad API for its core features.
One of the cool things our directory data allows us to do is to get a glimpse at both short term and long term trends in the API space. One slice of data worth looking at is the categories have had the most growth. This article looks at which categories have grown the most in the last five years.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Financial, Transportation, and Satellites. Highlights include an API for managing Google Ads, an API for building Misty Robotics robot skills, and an API for bespoke insurance from PSA Insurance solutions.