{"API Outreach Stories"}

This project is focused on targeting a little over a hundred of common APIs, and reaching out them to better understand what the challenges are they face in getting the word out about their APIs. I'll be publishing some of the stories here on the blog, and adding relevant elements to my existing research on API Evangelism.

2Checkout A payment services, 2Checkout maximizes online sales conversions by giving global buyers localized payment options. 2Checkout supports transactions in 196 countries through 8 payment methods, 26 currencies, and 15 languages for online transactions in the world. e service is simple to implement, including a pre-integrated payment gateway, a merchant account, PCI compliance, international fraud prevention, and plug-ins for 100 of the most popular carts.
6px With everything moving to the cloud, it is essential that the tools and strategies for processing images move as well. 6px is a series of microservices built for large scale image processing in the cloud. Processing millions upon millions of images per month, our battle-tested software and infrastructure allows companies, large and small, to build next-generation, image-oriented applications and services in a fraction of the time.
AfterShip AfterShip API supports shipment tracking and notifications for over 100 couriers. Get the latest delivery results and notify customers of delivery updates. Different from other tracking APIs - AfterShip tracks shipments every 30mins to 2hours - Tracking result format is unified across couriers - AfterShip tag shipments with In transit, Out for delivery, Failed Attempt, Delivered and Exception Users can choose to send out email, SMS notifications or receive updates through webhook.
agendize Agendize offers a suite of tools that help publishers and marketers better engage their users online and inspire these users to move from passive search/browsing to taking an action like making a phone call, chatting or scheduling an appointment. Their current client base includes small and large corporations in 25 countries within the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia.
Algorithms.io Algorithms.io provides a machine learning platform for the classification of streaming data. The companys platform is used to ingest, store, and analyze streaming data generated by devices, sensor, and machines.
Allscripts Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX-NASDAQ) is a publicly traded American company that provides physician practices, hospitals, and other healthcare providers with practice management and electronic health record technology. Allscripts also provides solutions for patient engagement and care coordination, as well as financial and analytics technology. The company has more than 180,000 physician users and has solutions in 2,700 hospitals and 13,000 extended care organizations.
Ambassador Ambassador empowers businesses to increase revenue by driving and managing more referrals. Our easy-to-use referral marketing software automates the process of enrolling, tracking, rewarding, and managing loyal customers, affiliates, partners, and fans. This allows B2B companies, consumer brands, and agencies to quickly build, scale, and optimize referral marketing programs. Ambassadoru2019s open API also seamlessly integrates with existing technologies, enabling companies to create a custom experience that aligns with their brand.
API.AI The api.ai platform combines natural language understanding with speech recognition and synthesis, enabling speech interfaces to be easily added to any solution.
API2Cart Since 2001, MagneticOne has been an innovative software development company providing full-cycle services for your eCommerce. MagneticOne products help online merchants from the ends of the earth to make more revenue. Company provides a number of eCommerce solutions for effective store management, SEO and marketing automation, comparison shopping engines for eCommerce platforms. MagneticOne company is an expert in software development offering a well-balanced blend of technology skills, hand-on experience and passion to IT.
Aspose Aspose aims to provide developers with top quality file format APIs complemented by fast and reliable technical support. We listen closely to developers worldwide and produce solutions that meet their complex needs. Aspose save developers programming with file formats time that they can put to better use meeting their organizations’ objectives.
Audiosear.ch At Audiosear.ch, were building the webs most comprehensive source of data about podcasts and radio. We transform sound into information and synthesize thousands of data points from around the web to generate intelligence for spoken word audio. Audiosear.chs smart audio recommendations can be broken down by show, network, category, topic, and more. The result: a smart engine for audio stories to power search and recommendation for your app.
Auth0 Authenticate and authorize apps and APIs with any popular identity provider (enterprise, social or custom) running on any popular software stack on any popular device or cloud with Auth0s identity-as-a-service. Run from the Auth0 public cloud service, from a private cloud instance, or on-prem. Auth0 allows developers to replace painfully brittle in-app auth code with a call to an easy-to-use cloud service. Auth0 is particularly useful in eliminating the pain of dealing with a complex identity environment. Auth0 further allows IT to quickly set up SSO for any SAML-compliant 3rd party app (SaaS or on-prem).
Authy Authy is a the simplest way to add two-factor authentication to any Website or App. Authy provides a simple API for developers to customize the user experience when they add Two-Factor Authentication as well as multiple addons for common Application such as Wordpres
BeeBole A quick and intuitive timesheet for your team. And for you, a powerful reporting and consolidation tool to bill your hours and track your project budgets. Discover very easily where your time goes. The interface is modern and intuitive. User adoption is guaranteed: Employees, Managers, Executives can use it instantly without any training, theyll love it! Let them try it now! The continuous upgrades are included in the subscription fee. And a great customer support is here to help you or answer any question
BigML BigML offers a highly scalable, cloud based machine learning service that is easy to use, seamless to integrate and instantly actionable. BigMLs machine learning service can be used to analyze and predict: u2713 customer behavior, to increase customer loyalty u2713 site visit behavior, to increase site conversion u2713diagnostics, to support in health care, hardware maintenance and many other areas u2713risk profiles, to process loan applications u2713stock levels, to optimize supply of goods u2713and many, many other applications, where finding patterns in data creates new insights and using those patterns to predict creates new value. Through a simple to use interface, users can quickly analyze their data and build predictive models without any prior expertise. The user can explore these models for new insights and use them to make predictions. This technology can be simply integrated with users applications through a downloadable format of the model or by using the fully documented API.
BillingOrchard Meet Your New Accounts Receivable Department. The one that will automate invoicing, schedule recurring payments, communicate with clients, accept payments online, track billable hours, and grow your business. BillingOrchards all-in-one invoicing, recurring billing, and payment processing solution is designed to help small business owners save time and get paid quicker.
BookingSync BookingSync offers a vacation rental booking management system centered around simplicity and ease of use. Its synchronization functionality allows renters to manage a centralized calendar that will update portals and websites. A developer API brings flexibility to this web-based software, allowing extra features and services to be built on top of it.
BrickFTP Secure FTP hosting for business. Get your own server to send and receive files to and from your clients, vendors and co-workers. Supports any browser, operating system, or FTP program. Flexible permissions and military-strength encryption protect your files.
Campaign Monitor Campaign Monitor is simple and elegant email marketing software for business. Millions of marketing professionals at more than 150,000 companies around the world, including BuzzFeed, BirchBox, Coca-Cola, Disney, Rip Curl and the San Diego Chargers, use Campaign Monitor to run email marketing campaigns that deliver results for their business.
Capsule CRM Capsule is a private group and event based sharing platform built on the premise that most real-life networks are born and die around shared experiences. Capsule makes it easy for users to plan events, share and communicate, and preserve memories in a context-rich space.
Carvoyant Carvoyant provides easy access to connected car data via our API. The API IS our product. You build what you need to help your clients with our tools. Carvoyant takes months off the time to go to market for connected car development and continues to support the data needs of your application.
Checkr Automated background screenings and driving records. Run background checks automatically and securely with our RESTful API. Checkr’s color-coded dashboard makes it easy to browse and evaluate background reports that include national and county criminal records, driving history, SSN verification, previous addresses and more. Our simple and robust API lets you integrate in minutes. We provide a clean documentation and powerful developer tools. Receive real-time results in your application via webhooks.
Clarify OP3Nvoice makes what was said, searchable. As the world records more and more of its interactions, in more and more ways, it needs a new generation of tools to filter, manage, and process the raw data. OP3Nvoices API, SDKs and plugins enable developers and entrepreneurs to add audio and video search to any application. OP3Nvoice is already being used by disruptors and innovators, as well as some of the world’s largest institutions.
Clearbit Were committed to bringing our customers the kind of data APIs a modern business needs, from customer analysis, geolocation and fraud prevention to background checks and address verification. By improving tooling we enable our customers to focus on building great products.
Clever The Clever API allows education software developers to access real-time school data from Student Information Systems. The Clever API is built around the concepts of representational state transfer (REST). All communication with the API is done through HTTPS, and errors are communicated through HTTP response codes. All requests return JSON. Using PHP, Python, Ruby, or JavaScript?
Clockwork Clockwork is SMS API focused on allowing developers to get up and running sending SMS as quickly as possible. Clockwork only focuses on sending and receiving of SMS for developers through a modern web API platform. Clockwork provides a pay as you go, SMS unit based pricing model for developers to access when building their applications.
CloudConvert CloudConvert supports the conversion between more than 100 different audio, video, document, ebook, archive, image, spreadsheet and presentation formats. Check the supported formats for more details. There is no need to install any software on your computer! Upload your files to CloudConvert and we will do the job for you. Dont worry, your files are safe and only you can access them. They will be deleted again as soon as your conversion is finished. The CloudConvert API offers the full functionality of CloudConvert and makes it possible to use the conversion services in your own applications.
Compete Compete helps the world’s top brands improve their marketing based on the online behavior of millions of consumers. Advertisers, agencies and publishers use Compete’s products and services to create engaging online experiences and profitable advertising campaigns. Compete is located in Boston, MA, with offices across the U.S., U.K. and France. For more information, please visit http://www.compete.com/.
Copify Copify provides a platform for online marketing professionals to source content from a pool of copywriters. Whatever kind of marketing you are involved in, thereu2019s almost always a need for quality, relevant copy. Copify is attempting to take the hard work out of sourcing freelance copy at short notice.
Cronofy Cronofy provides a single API for connecting to all calendar services. Developers can’t choose which calendar services their customers rely on. Supporting them all is an unjustifiable development and maintenance burden. We take on that burden and in turn are able to offer rich integration at a price point that enables an array of valuable use cases
Digital Public Library of America The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is a project aimed at bringing about a large-scale public digital library. It was launched by Harvard Universitys Berkman Center for Internet & Society in 2010, with financial support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and several other funders. It aims to unify such disparate sources as the Library of Congress, the Internet Archive, various academic collections, and presumably any other collection that would be meaningful to include. ... They have yet to ... decide such issues as how near to the present their catalog will come. There is an ongoing dispute regarding so-called orphan works and other questions of copyright. John Palfrey, co-director of the Berkman Center, stated in 2011: We aspire to establish a system whereby all Americans can gain access to information and knowledge in digital formats in a manner that is free to all. It is by no means a plan to replace libraries, but rather to create a common resource for libraries and patrons of all types.”
DroneKit 3DR is committed to helping people see their world from above. We’re North America’s largest personal drone company, known for pioneering advanced and easy-to-use consumer drone technology, and for the Pixhawk, the world’s most popular autopilot platform. All 3DR drone systems also serve as robust tools for data analysis, enabling mapping, surveying, 3D modeling and more. Our technology is currently used across multiple industries around the world, including agriculture, construction, infrastructure, search and rescue and ecological study.
Dwolla Dwolla provides a free web based software platform which allows users to send, receive, and request funds from any other user. Dwolla’s maximum transaction cost is 25 cents per transaction.
Ecolabel Index Ecolabel Index is a global directory of ecolabels (such as Audubon International or Energy Star). Ecolabel Index also provides a RESTful API allowing developers to access the Ecolabel Index database. Available methods allow developers to list all published ecolabels or to get details about a particular label.
Edx EdX is a massive open online course (MOOC) provider and online learning platform. It hosts online university-level courses in a wide range of disciplines to a worldwide audience, some at no charge. It also conducts research into learning based on how people use its platform. EdX differs from other MOOC platforms, such as Coursera and Udacity, in that it is nonprofit and runs on an open-source software platform.
eHive CMS eHive is a web-based collection cataloguing system. Our system is used worldwide by hundreds of museums, societies and private collectors to catalogue objects, store images, manage acquisition information and publish their collections online. eHive can be accessed from any computer or device running a web browser, including PCs, Mac and mobiles. We take care of hosting and backing up your data, so your collection information is both secure and readily accessible. We also perform all of the system upgrades so any enhancements to eHive are made immediately available to you.
EhrScape Health app development shouldnt be harder than other verticals. EhrScape is all about making awesome healthcare apps easy to build and integrate into your environment. Healthcare computing that just works. EhrScape handles all the hard bits, including detailed clinical models, semantic interoperability, vendor independent data storage, health data query and more. Our mission is to empower you to build amazing healthcare apps and services. Welcome aboard. Were just getting started and weve got very big plans!
Elastic Email Elastic Email is an email delivery service for transactional and marketing email, operated by Geographical Media Inc, operating across United States and European data centers. Elastic Email provides services for sending, receiving, and storage of emails, with other supporting delivery, organization, and real-time tools, which includes APIs for managing metrics and account information. There is a free trial, with pay as you go, unit based pricing which includes multiple access tiers.
Factual Factual provides access to definitive global data for powering web and mobile apps, mobile advertising, and enterprise solutions. Using its sophisticated big data stack, Factual builds data products that leverage contributions from partners, user communities, and the web. Factual’s first offering is its Global Places suite of data and APIs, which provides access to more than 63 million places in 50 countries along with entity mapping, resolution, and geo ad-targeting services. Its second offering is its Products suite of data and APIs. Factual is funded by Andreessen Horowitz and Index Ventures.
Fastly Fastly provides a content distribution & acceleration network built on the Varnish caching engine. Fastly is a next generation CDN service created by Artur Bergman, the former CTO of Wikia. Fastlyu2019s exclusive technology is designed to speed up your entire site including highly dynamic applications. Fastly caches both static and dynamic content and makes it possible to run instant purges that enable you to build a more robust and dynamic application providing a faster and richer user experience. Real-time analytics provide the intelligence you need and the Fastly dashboard gives you the control you want for your application.
Filestack Here at Filepicker.io, we are building the products that help connect the applications, services, and devices that people work with in their daily lives. We believe that software should make your life easier by cooperating on your behalf to help you get things done.
foxycart FoxyCart is a hosted PCI compliant e-commerce platform built to empower web developers and designers with a powerful and flexible platform with which to add e-commerce functionality to existing systems. Its not an all-in-one system with an integrated CMS, CRM, email marketing system, or anything else. Weve chosen flexibility over bloat, power over features, and built the most flexible and streamlined cart and checkout system available.
FullContact FullContact provides a cloud-based contact management solution for businesses, developers, and individuals. Using FullContact’s Cloud Address Book, contacts can be normalized, de-duplicated, merged, and enriched with social proufb01les. Users can create custom tags and searches to easily make targeted lists. Every version of every contact is automatically updated and contacts can be shared with any platform or other users.
Genability API Genability is a software company providing energy suppliers and distributors with technology to market, sell and increase value to customers. We help solar, energy procurement, connected home, efficiency and other businesses understand their customers’ energy costs, determine what their products are saving, and turn insight into opportunity.
Geocodio Ridiculously cheap bulk geocoding & reverse geocoding via upload or API. Can append Congressional, state legislative districts, school districts & timezones. We make the process of converting US street addresses into map coordinates and the reverse, as simple as can be.
GeoRanker This website is a technical reference for developers that are interested to utilize the GeoRanker API. All content and documentation is created by the developers GeoRanker team. Our API enables developers to make use of all functionalities available on GeoRanker.com
GoodRx GoodRx is the first and only prescription drug price comparison tool created for consumers with prices from pharmacies nationwide. GoodRxs founders are seasoned technology executives who were early employees at Facebook, Yahoo and other successful companies.
GoSquared GoSquared helps you understand and improve your online presence. GoSquared creates two web applications for monitoring your website’s traffic in real-time - Dashboard and Trends. Dashboard is a real-time traffic monitoring app that gives you an overview of your website’s traffic right now - in a single glance. It lets you see which pages of your site are most popular, where your visitors are coming from, and info on every visitor currently browsing your website along with how they’re browsing (what browser, operating system, screen size, etc.), which language they’re speaking, and what city they’re from. Dashboard doesn’t just tell you who’s on your site, it also knows what page they’re on, and what pages they’ve been on. It know’s where they’ve come from (Twitter, Digg, Google, etc.) making it easy to see when someone’s talking about you. Trends takes all the data in Dashboard and builds beautiful, easy to read charts and tables so that you can analyse how your website has been performing over the past day, week, month, or year. Trends enables you to gain insights into your website’s traffic data quicker than ever before - without having to click a single button.
GroupDocs GroupDocs is a web-based service for online document sharing, collaboration and management. You can easily and securely upload, convert, view, sign and compare any document format (PDF, DOC, DOCX, XLS, PPT, PPTX and many more) with your colleagues and business partners in the realtime without the need to install any software. All the typical file management operations like managing Folders, Copy, Move and Delete are supported.
Gumroad Gumroad enables creatives to sell directly to their audience — so that they can make a living doing what they love. Writers, designers, game developers, musicians, artists, and filmmakers use Gumroad to earn money off of their creative efforts.
Harvest Harvest is a provider of time tracking and online invoicing services for freelancers and small businesses. Harvest focuses on providing simple to use web-based software for professional services. Customers range from freelancers to creative services businesses, to team within Fortune 500 organizations and non-profits. Harvest is offered as a web-based software-as-a-service but it is accessible from a variety of platforms and devices including: web browsers, desktop widgets, iPhone, Twitter, and SMS.
Hearst Developers The Hearst Corporation is a American multinational mass media group based in the Hearst Tower in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The Hearst developer program provides access to articles across the Hearst media network. Hearst provides access to its news content for free, increasing brand recognition, and traffic to numerous properties.
hellosign HelloSign is a cloud-based electronic signature tool that enables users to sign, fill out, send, retrieve, and save documents paperlessly. HelloSign users may fill out and sign documents on a computer, tablet, or mobile phone.
Hiveage Hiveage is an online billing service for freelancers and small businesses, designed and developed by Vesess. Being a small business ourselves, we’re well aware of the difficulties they face in managing finances, and Hiveage is our take on how to simplify the process.
Human API Human API can turn disparate health data compiled from dozens of sensors and data sources into a meaningful story of a user’s health, in real time. The HumanAPI is an API platform for all human health data. We aggregate, normalize and store data drawn from multiple sensors, mobile devices and other data sources (such as blood and genetic data). We provide one simple, structured API for interacting with all of this health data, regardless of where it comes from.
Invoicera Invoicera is an out-of-the-edge online application that takes over the traditional paper-and-pen billing system and “internetizes” it! It is a smart, easy, and fortified e-way of sending invoices to your clients. With Invoicera, you can send professional looking online bills to your clients and can receive payment the same way. So if you have a huge clientele spreading from North to South Pole, just don’t ask for their postal address! Send them professional-looking invoices through Invoicera and receive timely payments.
Iron.io Iron.io is a cloud application services provider. Available on multiple platforms and clouds, Iron.io products eliminate the need to worry about managing and scaling infrastructure, letting developers focus on building great applications. IronMQ, an industrial-strength message queue, and IronWorker, a high-scale task queue, are elastic, durable and high-performance application services built with the cloud in mind.
JustGiving Hackers JustGiving is the worldu2019s social platform for giving. Our mission is to ensure no great cause goes unfunded. We are enormously proud to have helped people in 164 countries raise over $3.3 billion for good causes since we were founded in 2001.
LemonStand LemonStand eCommerce Inc. provides eCommerce software and solutions to mid-sized merchants. Their primary customer are web developers that are seeking a flexible solution that will provide an enjoyable development experience, while meeting their customeru2019s requirements, and being easy to use for the day-to-day operations.
Locu, Inc. Locuu2019s mission is to help local businesses thrive. With a patent-pending technology platform that digitizes and structures real-world data, Locu is building tools that help businesses connect with customers. Locuu2019s menu platform is the easiest way for merchants to keep price lists updated and distributed across the Web, and Locuu2019s API gives developers access to the worldu2019s largest real-time, structured repository of local business data.
Logentries Logentries is the leading real-time log management and analytics service built for the cloud, making business insights from machine-generated log data easily accessible to development, IT and business operations teams of all sizes. With the broadest platform support and an open API, Logentries brings the value of log-level data to any system, to any team member, and to a community of more than 35,000 worldwide users.
Loggly, Inc. Loggly is a leading provider of a Log Management in the Cloud platform for log management and data analysis. Logglyu2019s cloud-based service enables users to monitor, debug and troubleshoot their IT infrastructure, applications and business processes. Headquartered in San Francisco, Loggly has over 2500 customers and is backed by True and Trinity Ventures, and Matrix Partners.
loggr.net Loggr offers cloud-based, real-time Web Application Monitoring, which includes monitoring application events and users with ad-hoc analytics and notification system.
Mapbox Mapbox is a one of the biggest providers of custom online maps for major websites such as Foursquare, Pinterest, Evernote, the Financial Times and Uber Technologies. Since 2010, it has rapidly expanded the niche of custom maps, as a response to the limited choice offered by map providers such as Google Maps. Mapbox is the creator of, or a significant contributor to many popular open source mapping libraries and applications, including the MBTiles specification, the TileMill cartography IDE, the Leaflet JavaScript library, the CartoCSS map styling language and parser, and the mapbox.js JavaScript library.
MasterCard DevZone As a critical link among financial institutions and millions of businesses, cardholders and merchants worldwide, MasterCard provides services in more than 210 countries and territories. MasterCard advances commerce worldwide by developing more secure, convenient and rewarding payment solutions, processing billions of payments seamlessly across the globe, and building economic connections that accelerate business.
Mendeley API Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.
Messente Messente is a dead-simple tool for sending text messages to customers, employees or friends, providing a SaaS for delivering messages to over 200 countries and to nearly a thousand different networks. Messente provides message APIs for sending and receiving of messaging, scheduling messages, and managing account information. Messente employees a straightforward pay as you go, message based unit pricing for monetizing of its messaging platform APIs.
Moltin The comprehensive eCommerce API infrastructure for any platform. Moltin handles data storage and eCommerce logic in the cloud so that you can focus on creating great customer experiences.
Moz Moz is a software as a service (SaaS) company based in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., that sells inbound marketing and marketing analytics software subscriptions. It was founded by Rand Fishkin and Gillian Muessig in 2004 as a consulting firm and shifted to software development in 2008. The company hosts a website which includes an online community of more than one million globally based digital marketers and marketing related tools.
MuseScore MuseScore lets musicians play more music. Creating sheet music can easily be done using the free and open source MuseScore notation software, available for Windows, Mac OS and Linux. Join the MuseScore community and discover new sheet music. The site has social features such as embedding, commenting, annotating, statistics, groups and it comes with an open API for third party developers. Stop printing scores and start playing with the MuseScore mobile applications for iOS and Android.
Music Story Music Story is an international music data provider offering high-value B2B services based on strong digital music expertise. We provide support to digital media, platforms, operators and retailers who wish to strengthen their audience engagement. Accelerator of added value, Music Story assists you in developing your digital music offer.
musiXmatch Available on iOS, Android, WP7 desktop Mac, W8 and Spotify, musiXmatch is currently the world’s largest and official Lyrics Catalogue with more than 10,000,000 users worldwide and primary destination on mobile and connected devices for Songs Lyrics passionate. musiXmatch keeps also available for developers, OEM, and Music Services an awesome Lyrics API which let them building their own service without caring about licensing agreement.
NamSor NamSor™ Applied Onomastics is a European designer of name recognition software. Our mission is to help make sense of the Big Data and understand international flows of money, ideas and people. Our specialized data mining software recognizes the linguistic or cultural origin of personal names in any alphabet / language, with fine grain and high accuracy. Names are meaningful : we use sociolinguistics to extract their semantics and deliver actionable intelligence.
NewsWhip NewsWhip provides access to data and studies on social distribution of content in blog posts and marketing materials. The NewsWhip API provides access to news articles accessible by topic, categories and geographic regions, including syndication tools for embedding news, and amplifying through social channels. NewsWhip provides tiered pricing access, providing a SaaS model for users.
Next Caller API Next Caller is the world’s fastest, easiest way to exchange information over the phone, period. For members, we save a ton of frustration; for businesses, we save a ton of money. Can you believe that people spend over 25 hours a year on hold, or that customer service reps spend up to 30 percent of their time gathering basic information from callers? Believe it or not, it’s true. We thought this was ridiculous, so we created Next Caller to streamline everyone’s calling experience. We’re committed to helping everyone get right down to business, without wasting time with the same old questions.
NounProject The Noun Project is a platform where the world’s visual language can be shared. Our community of designers from around the world is building an ever expanding collection of images that help people visually communicate and tell stories in fun, powerful, and memorable ways.
Nylas Sync Engine Nylas is building a new platform for email-powered apps, starting with simple REST APIs and infrastructure for developers. The company was founded in 2013 by Michael Grinich and Christine Spang, two MIT alums who set out to fix IMAP, MIME, and the fragmented world of email systems.
Octopart Use the Octopart Search API to query the Octopart database for parts. Octopart is a search engine for electronic parts. The Octopart Search API returns a JSON object with a response and also has an optional Javascript download. On the main site, you can search for parts, get a datasheet, price, availability listing, and then click a link to Buy Now.
Okta Okta is the foundation for secure connections between people and technology. By harnessing the power of the cloud, Okta allows people to access applications on any device at any time, while still enforcing strong security protections. It integrates directly with an organizations existing directories and identity systems, as well as 4,000+ applications.
OnePageCRM OnePage is a web-based sales app that produces amazing results. It combines a proven sales methodology with the elements of CRM to greatly increase sales. We call it Persistent focus on sales actions, and it means youu2019ll never drop the ball with a prospect again!
OpenCorporates OpenCorporates is a website which shares data on corporate entities as open data under the share-alike attribution Open Database License. It was created by Chris Taggart and Rob McKinnon, under the auspices of their company, Chrinon Ltd, and launched on 20 December 2010. It has the aims of creating a URL with such data for every corporate entity in the world, importing government data relating to companies and matching it to specific companies. The site also shows groups of companies which are legally part of the same conglomerate. Basic company information is available as open data in XML or JSON format.
OpenMenu OpenMenu has created the first standard to regulate the way restaurants store and share their menus over the Internet by standardizing the menusu2019 structure and format. Combined with OpenMenu Registrars, OpenMenu is providing a regulated system for sharing accurate menu information. OpenMenu distributes the information to a network of restaurant based websites, mobile applications, web applications and even your own website. When you update your menu, everyone, everywhere, gets the update. One menu, in one location, driving a restaurantu2019s entire online presence.
OpenSignal With your help, were creating a comprehensive database of cell phone towers, cell phone signal strength readings, and Wi-Fi access points around the world. Our goal is to become the global authority on wireless networks. On this website we provide visualizations and analysis based on the data weve collected, including cellular coverage maps that show exactly how strong signal is in any particular area, as well as all the nearby towers for your carrier. Take a look around, and feel free to contact us if you have any questions or feedback.
OrgSync The OrgSync API is a way for you to sync your campus portal system, student information system, and other enterprise resources with OrgSync. The API allows each campus the flexibility and creativity to create campus specific processes to leverage the data in OrgSync collected from campus departments, programs, organizations and students.
PandaDoc PandaDoc is a document automation software as a service with built-in electronic signatures, workflow management, a document builder, and CPQ functionality. PandaDoc was developed in the summer of 2013 to solve a need for salespeople and small businesses to close deals faster by gaining insight into their prospects motivations and by allowing electronic signature acceptance.
Payfirma Payfirma develops payment processing applications to enable businesses to accept credit & debit cards in their stores, online and on their mobile devices. We bring enterprise level payment systems to small businesses in a simple package with amazing customer service. Thousands of users, from small business to multi-national corporations, use Payfirmau2019s financial technologies to make payments simpler.
PayJunction PayJunction is a Level 1 PCI Compliant Service Provider that services thousands of businesses in every state in the United States. Since 2000, PayJunction has rapidly become a leading developer and provider of cutting edge merchant technology. PayJunction has also formed strategic alliances with leading financial institutions and technology partners to deliver the most comprehensive services in the industry. Our focus on sales integrity and customer service are the foundation of our corporate culture.
Phaxio Phaxio is a JSON based Fax API that allows developers to build faxing capabilities into their applications. Using Phaxiou2019s REST API, an application can easily send, receive, and provisioning phone numbers.
Placecast Placecast is a location-based digital advertising company that provides ShopAlerts, an opt-in marketing service via mobile devices designed to drive customers to specific physical spaces like retail stores.
Plivo Plivo is an API Platform for building voice and SMS features into web and mobile applications that are focused on running in the cloud. Plivo provides web APIs that allow developers to integrate voice and SMS sending, receiving, and account management features into any applications. Plivo provides a free tier for playing around with the API, as well as unit based, pay as you go pricing, which includes volume pricing for larger scale operations.
PokitDok PokitDok Platform (www.pokitdok.com) is delivering the business of health, to developers. We have gathered the best healthcare data available, and invested heavily in cleaning it, integrating it, and putting it behind a simple API. Now your apps can benefit from our best in class provider data, cash and insurance based pricing, eligibility checks and X12 processing. Sign up today to gain access to JSON based API endpoints and EDI support, and real-time activity tracking.
Positionly Positionly is a Search engine ranking startup. Positionly makes it super easy to track your websites position. Our SEO tool provide all the necesarry metrics to track and improve your performance in search engines.
Postmark Postmark removes the headaches of delivering and parsing transactional email for webapps with minimal setup time and zero maintenance. We have years of experience getting email to the inbox, so you can work and rest easier.
Postmates Postmates is the leading on-demand logistics provider. With more than 20,000 active Postmates, the company operates the largest on-demand delivery fleet in 40 major US metropolitan markets. Postmates overall mission to power local, on-demand logistics focused on fast deliveries from any type of merchant at scale. With collaborations with Starbucks, Chipotle, 7-Eleven, Walgreens and Apple, Postmates is in line with that mission. T
Printzel Printzel is an iPad application for creating photo books that are professionally printed and bound in either hardcover or softcover form. An online reviewer allows users to view and share their books with friends and family and gives them the chance to order their own copy. The Printzel API enables developers to offer printed books from within their applications, allowing end users to make books using the applications content. Printzel handles the printing, shipping, billing, and customer support associated with the photo books.
Producteev Producteev by Jive helps teams get work done together with simple, yet powerful task management software. Create a network, invite the people you want to collaborate with, start projects, create tasks, and manage your work all in one place - without email. With apps for web, iPhone, Android, iPad, and Mac desktop, we let you connect on tasks and with teammates anytime, anywhere.
PushBots Keeping users engaged. We keep your app users engaged via push notifications. Talk to your app customers in the most relevant way. PushBots provides reliable delivery, scalability and real-time analytics along with flexible APIs that make custom integration a breeze.
Put.io Put.io, launched in 2009, is a cloud storage service with a BitTorrent engine that downloads and puts torrents into the users’ private online space. After purchasing a paid membership account, users are able to keep redundant copies of their files which can be accessed from anywhere with a browser. They can be accessed automatically from BitTorrent networks, FTPs, direct download links, RapidShare links, or basic HTTP authenticated links. The downloaded files are then streamed via a suitable player on a PC or smart TV. Torrent movies can be streamed this way, too. Users can store videos of their families, activities and work, and access them from where ever they want and whenever they choose
Quandl Were collecting all the numerical data in the world. We have one mission: to help users find the data they need, in the format they want. Fast. We support open data; we believe that free public data should remain free and public. We respect copyright; we believe that data creators should own their data creations. We are an open platform. The same tools we use to add and update the data on this site are available for you to use right now.
Readability Readability is a free/pay reading platform that delivers a great reading experience and provides a model where your reading activity can directly compensate publishers and writers. Readability started off as a simple, Javascript-based reading tool that turned any web page into a customizable reading view. It was released by Arc90 (as an Arc90 Lab experiment), a New York City based design and technology shop, back in early 2009.
Recurly Recurly gracefully handles all the complexities of subscription billing and recurring payments. Recurly, Inc. provides enterprise-class recurring billing management for thousands of subscription-based SaaS, Web 2.0, Mobile, content and publishing businesses worldwide. Since it’s launch in January of 2010, Recurly has deployed subscription billing for companies throughout North America and the European Union. As the leading recurring billing platform Recurly ensures setup is easy, integrations are quick and our service sales with the needs of any business. With Recurly merchants can be ready to accept payments and focus on growing sales in days not weeks.
ReliefWeb ReliefWeb is a leading source of information on global crises and disasters. Our continuous coverage and archive going back to the 1970s makes ReliefWeb an unparalleled resource for both current and historical data on humanitarian response.
Repustate Repustate is a web based natural language toolkit. Using an open and free API, Repustate allows any 3rd party to build their own marketing tools (brand monitoring, sentiment analysis etc.). By commoditizing the technical aspects of market research, Repustate hopes to unearth the more creative and insightful aspects of social media analysis.
Respoke Respoke makes it incredibly easy to add real-time communications capabilities to the things you build. Integrate text chat, audio calling, video collaboration, screen sharing, and peer-to-peer data with just a few lines of JavaScript.
Rev Rev.com is a new breed of service provider. Like traditional vendors, we rely on a network of hand-picked freelancers. Unlike traditional vendors, we use technology to offer unbeatable quality, speed, and value. Revs proprietary technology platform is built to create a great work environment for translators and transcriptionists, so we can deliver clients ever increasing speed and quality.
Semantics3 Semantics3 is building the worlds largest database of products and prices. They currently track 20MM products and have over 200MM prices. All of this data is available in realtime through their Products API. Their customers include developers building data-driven e-commerce apps, merchants figuring out trending products and monitoring prices and many others. Vision: Organize the Worlds E-Commerce Information. Every product and every price in one central database.
SendHub SendHub provides a simple, fast and reliable communications platform for businesses and organizations. Our BYOD business phone system is easy to use and manage with no contracts or no hardware to install. Business owners or IT admins can easily add, delete or reallocate phone lines, monitor usage, and download analytics with a single click. Call or text using any device, whether it is a PC, cellphone or tablet.
ShiftPlanning ShiftPlanning is workforce management for the 21st century. Our easy to use online application is centralized meaning that its always up to date and everyone has access to the most up to date information. ShiftPlanning, just as all successful startups, was created to fill a strong need that nobody was serving. For years, most businesses relied on pen and paper, excel spreadsheets and lots and lots of headache medication to ensure their staff showed up on time for work with happy smiles all over their faces.
Shopify Shopify is a commerce platform that allows anyone to easily sell online at a retail location and everywhere in between. It offers a professional online storefront, a payment solution to accept credit cards, and the Shopify POS application to power retail sales.
Sift Science Sift Science fights fraud with machine learning. Machine learning teaches a computer to mine data for statistical patterns, and continuously learn and adapt as new data streams in. With simple APIs that take minutes to integrate, an online business can leverage the latest in large-scale machine learning to protect themselves from fraud. Chargebacks, spammers, account takeovers, etc. Online businesses send Sift Science user events, which are mined for identity, behavioral, and network patterns that correspond to past fraud. Sift Science also pools fraud patterns across its network of customers. The network strengthens as more data streams in. Customers can also “train their own model” and tailor their results via a simple interface.
Signifyd Signifyd helps e-commerce businesses sell confidently while protecting them from fraud. We simplify fraud prevention with tools and expertise built on our years of experience at PayPal, RSA, Fraud Sciences and FedEx. We know how to interpret a users digital footprint and bridge the gap between Online and Offline Identity. And we know how to do it without creating friction for legitimate users.
SimilarWeb SimilarWeb offers research tools that helps users understand the traffic of the websites they visit and discover related sites. It also allows users to monitor website traffic, discover valuable insights about competitorsu2019 sites, and identify growth opportunities.
Snipcart Snipcart is a developer-centric shopping cart. Since its HTML/JS-based, it allows developers to turn any website into an extensive e-commerce platform. Its technology independent (works with any CMS, frameworks and languages), its fast and easy to implement, and its scalable and flexible thanks to a rock-solid API. Customers can go through a complete and customized checkout process without leaving the website. Merchants can manage and track their sales, orders, customers and discounts through a comprehensive hosted admin dashboard.
Spreaker Spreaker is a platform for creating and sharing audio content. Spreaker gives its users the chance to take part in a rich community of audio creators broadcasting thousands of shows, tracks, and playlists: they can listen to rising talents, or upload their own creations to share easily with blogs, sites, and social networks. Talents can use a professional mixing console (available both on web and mobile) to create their own mixes of voice, music and sound effects. And it is possible to broadcast live streams or just record sounds.
Spreedly Spreedly is a cloud based credit card vault that allows you to work with one or multiple payment gateways over time or simultaneously. Dramatically reduce your PCI compliance scope, work with the world’s payment gateways and add on newer payment types like Dwolla and GoCardless.
StockFluence.com StockFluence.com provides financial sentiment analysis for investors to discover, react and respond to market opinions. We monitor (social) media channels and analyze the overall sentiment with our algorithms. Based on the sentiment, we make predictions with an accuracy level of 70%.
StockTwits StockTwits is a social, stock micro-blogging service. StockTwits is an open, community-powered idea and information service for investments. Users can eavesdrop on traders and investors, or contribute to the conversation and build their reputation as savvy market wizards. The service takes financial related data and structures it by stock, user, reputation, etc.
Stormpath Stormpath is an authentication and user management service that helps development teams quickly and securely build web and mobile applications and services. With the Stormpath API, you can add a user management layer to simple or complex applications, with little custom code.
Subledger Accounting engine for developers. We automate bookkeeping for your application. Subledger is a modern double-entry ledger and financial report API for mobile and web app developers. Subledger’s purpose is to give developers the tools to maintain more accurate, detailed and actionable financial information than they would if they built it themselves.
SugarSync SugarSync is a powerful data sync, file sharing and online backup solution ideal for busy professionals and digitally-connected consumers. It enables users to access documents, photos and music across all of their devices, including desktops, laptops and mobile devices (including iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile). The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.
taxamo We understand that the world of EU VAT compliance can be quite complex. That is why we have created a simple solution that eases the compliance burden for the developers, and the owners, of e-commerce websites across the globe.
TelAPI TelAPI providers developers with a cloud based telephony platform with advanced telecom features and customizations not available in other cloud communications APIs. TelAPI provides the ability to send SMS messages, and manage quote for each account. The platform also provides a free trial for developers, with pay as you go, unit based pricing to pay for services that go beyond trial access.
Tendril Tendril focuses on the efficient use of energy by creating energy usage metric devices and analysis software to highlight excesses. Their technology facilitates a dialog between consumers and suppliers through an energy ecosystem that connects in-home devices (like thermostats) to the utility back office.
TextRazor The service provides analysis of selected text passages to identify named entities and statements of fact with disambiguation to distinguish similar text strings. It applies machine learning algorithms and natural language processing to connect a text sample with a knowledge base and identify known elements and their relationships. API methods support submission of a text sample to be parsed.
Ticket Evolution Ticket Evolution is a very unique software company owned by over 120 Ticket Brokers in the secondary ticket industry. As one of the largest ticket aggregators in the space, they specialize in cutting edge software applications for ticket resellers including a complete point of sale solution, b2b portal, API and mobile apps just to name few.
TidyClub TidyClub is an enterprise-like cloud computing company built for your mother with a per transaction revenue model. The company is best known for making committee administration simple through combine CRM, Memberships, Tasks, Events, Payments, Finances, Meeting Minutes, SMS into one open environment.
Tinypass Tinypass is e-commerce software for digital content. Simply put, we take the kind of technology behind The New York Times paywall and the iTunes store and make it available to everybody. Using our service sites of any size can directly charge for content in a variety of ways u2013 pay per view, subscriptions, downloads, single purchases, etc. u2013 while providing a great user experience.
tradier Tradier, Inc. (tradier.com) is a financial services cloud provider that offers a groundbreaking solution to serve platform providers, developers and investors. The Tradier solution features an innovative set of fully hosted APIs, modules and out of the box tools that are leveraged by a growing list of providers.
Transifex Transifex is a Localization Automation Platform that powers the process of launching digital products and content into multiple languages. Built for companies with rapid development cycles, Transifexs SaaS platform lets developers store global content and create a continuous localization workflow. Through the Transifex API and Git-like command-line client, developers can ensure that new content is always translated, and the latest translations are included with each release. This means faster time-to-market, less strain on engineering, and a better user experience.
TryPaper Print, stuff, and mail documents/letters/more with one API. No sales calls for API keys, no newsletters you donu2019t remember signing up for, just amazing access to top-notch printing infrastructure.
UserApp UserApp provides you with user management functionality that results in faster development, faster revenue, more users, and the ability to serve your users better by engaging with them more efficiently.
Usersnap Usersnap is a visual feedback tool for browsers. Usersnap creates screenshots of the current browser content of the user. To install Usersnap, one has to add a snippet of code to the according web-site.
WebPurify WebPurify provides profanity filtering, image and video moderation services that can be easily integrated in to your website or application. The WebPurify Profanity Filter is an accurate and efficient web service that can be easily integrated into any web application. With WebPurify, the profanity list updates automatically to maximize accuracy. In addition to scanning for profanity, WebPurify allows the user to add their personal list of words to filter.
WePay WePay is an online payments platform for small businesses in the United States. WePay helps service providers send invoices, charge customer’s credit cards, and accept payments on their website. WePay also provides an API that allows developers to access its payments platform. Unlike competitors, WePay allows users to keep their money in a dedicated FDIC-insured Account. The service is great for service providers. WePay was founded by Bill Clerico and Rich Aberman in Boston in 2008. The company is now based in Palo Alto.
yummly Yummly is the world’s largest and most powerful recipe search site and understands the recipe – ingredients, diets, allergies, nutrition, taste, techniques & more – so Yummly can connect you with the best recipes. The Yummly API gives programmatic access to Yummly functionality.