API

What is API?

API is API is the short form for Application Programming Interface and it’s a set of predefined methods and protocols to build remotely hosted client applications that interact with the main host application server. Google, Yahoo and MSN have developed their own propriatery search APIs and made them available to webmasters with basic programming skills. The query results returned by the search APIs are further parsed and processed by the client application to enhance the API results.

 

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