What is an API? [Infographic]

You may have heard about the abbreviated term API. Either from your programmer colleague or the marketer who seated across the table. Now what exactly does an API stands for and what does it do? Here’s an infographic put together by SmartFile Developers to help you understand APIs and how they work.

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Infographic credit of SmartFile.com

In short, almost every business with online presence utilizes APIs. One example we are familiar with is the social media platform Facebook, which reportedly recieves up to 5 billion API calls per day! Interested to know more? Read our previous post API For Digital Marketing to find out how APIs are utilized for online marketing.

Ready to test out the APIs? Access Twinword’s Human Text-Understanding API Demo Page here!

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