Eleven more APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including eCommerce, Chat, and Financial. Highlights include the GraphCMS Simple API for creating content APIs and Voucherify APIs for adding loyalty programs to applications. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
While adoption and usage of APIs tends to vary widely across different vertical industries, the one segment that has benefited most from APIs is online media. Thanks to APIs, the cost of distributing online content has dropped significantly thanks to online properties that need to content to attract people to their sites.