June 6, 2021

Daily API RoundUp: ClimateTrade, Vatcheckapi, Canitravel, PrePost SEO

Daily API RoundUp: ClimateTrade, Vatcheckapi, Canitravel, PrePost SEO

Every day, the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs, clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples. If you have new APIs, clients, or Source Code examples to add to ProgrammableWeb’s directories, we offer forms (APIs, Clients, Source Code) for submitting them to our API research team. If there’s a listing in one of our directories that you’d like to claim as the owner, please contact us at editor@programmableweb.com.

Six APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Sustainability, Writing and Travel. Highlights include an API that retrieves data about COVID-19 travel restrictions and an API for tracking down plagiarism. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.

APIs

ClimateTrade enables companies to offset their carbon footprints. The ClimateTrade APITrack this API offers programmatic Integration to this service. Developers can implement the API to let businesses calculate the exact carbon footprint generated by products or services at the purchase point. A list projects that offset carbon footprints are then offered to the business. Project examples are wind power, solar farms, rice husk co-generation power plants, etc. Interested developers can contact the provider for API and Documentation access. This API is listed in the Sustainability category.

MyClimate enables developers to calculate carbon emissions and offset them with carbon offset projects. The MyClimate calculator APITrack this API calculates carbon emissions for a single car trip, multiple car trips, airline flights, cruise ship trips, company energy, company mobility, company food & beverages, company supplies, and personal carbon footprint for household, consumption and mobility. It is also listed in the Sustainability category.

Vatcheckapi.com is a service to automate the VAT validation process. The Vatcheckapi APITrack this API enalbes developers to look up and validate EU VAT numbers. A VAT number is a Value-Added Tax identification number. This API is listed in the Taxes category.

PrePost SEO Plagiarism Checker APITrack this API offers fast, secure, full article plagiarism checks with sentence wise checking. It supports .Doc, .txt, and .DOCX files. A query parameter via POST request will return if there are matches to a full article, document or singal sentence, plus how many matches, matched article title, description and URL. The API is filed under Writing.

Canitravel Travel Restrictions APITrack this API provides data on COVID-19 travel restrictions. Developers can use this API to gain access to tailored travel restrictions based on passport, departure, destination & vaccination. Retrieve a list of countries or travel restrictions from a single country in JSON format with the API, which is listed in the Travel category.

Daily API RoundUp: ClimateTrade, Vatcheckapi, Canitravel, PrePost SEO

Find countries with vaccination requirements via this API. Image: Canitravel

Erply provides Point of Sale (POS), product information and other solutions for retail. The Erply APITrack this API enables developers to integrate with the services, with methods to manage products, customers, sales, webstore, Pos, company inventory, reports, and storage. The API is listed under Retail.