What is an API and how an API works
How an Application Programming Interface is used
Example of Some famous codes
In the web world more than ten thousand API’s are used.Most popular interface that are use widely are Google API’s, Twitter , YouTube , Flickr ,Facebook ,Amazon Advertising apis, Used in websites and applications.
What developer can do with Programing Interface
By using these APIs developer can integrate or embed specific website feature in his application.For example By using YouTube API developer can embed the videos and videos functionality in his own application or in his own website.Some of Application Programming Interfaces are free of cost ,some are partially free and some API’s are paid.
With Use of API’s developers work is reduced and more accurate.Application Programming Interfaces are helping to development Lightweight Mobile Apps with more functionality and power.API’s can send and get data from other applications and use it on any other application or website.With this benefit of application programming interface website or application is more user friendly and popular.