API introduction use JavaScript AJAX JSON Social Connections

Learn how to integrate APIs into your web content Twitter API Google Maps Facebook API JSON AJAX developer guide
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  • Lectures 40
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

APIs are an extremely powerful way to access content and interact with severs across the internet. Within this course we show you how to use simple JavaScript and connect to popular web 2.0 APIs like Twitter, Google Maps, and Facebook. We show you how AJAX works and how to use JSON to transfer and output data onto your webpage.

We use HTML and CSS to setup the webpage, and JavaScript to pull data onto the page.

AJAX and how to connect and output file information into HTML using JavaScript.

JSON - as a data source, how to check JSON and parse it using JavaScript.

Google Maps - is done using JavaScript, we show you how to add interactive maps, set markers and more. Basic JavaScript knowledge is used but not required.

Twitter Developer API - We introduce you to the Twitter Developer console, how to create applications and widgets. We show several ways to place Twitter data on your site, including Twitter Widgets, JavaScript only format for search, timelines and user info. Twitter REST API, to pull user feed, search twitter for hashtags, post tweets and more. PHP is used in this lecture but PHP knowledge is not necessary, the source code can be copied and updated with your own keys to access the API. If you want to learn how to access Twitter and create applications that interact with Twitter this course will teach you how.

Facebook - Using the JavaScript SDK, we show you how to login, access the Facebook API and pull back data. Authorizing your applications with Facebook authorization.

All the source code is included, step by step learning and a 30 day money back guarantee.



What are the requirements?

  • computer
  • basic should be familliar with HTML CSS JavaScript, PHP
  • Social Media Accounts to access the API

What am I going to get from this course?

  • connect to APIs
  • Access data using AJAX
  • Learn about JSON data
  • Access Google Maps for your website
  • Access Twitter API, Widgets and connect to your Twitter account
  • Access Facebook API authorization by Facebook for websites

What is the target audience?

  • web developers
  • this API course is meant for web developers who want to integrate API content
  • web masters who want to add Google Maps, Facebook Login or other top APIs
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about AJAX and JSON to transfer data into HTML

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to web APIs
Introduction to course and what you will learn
Preview
02:18
Introduction to APIs
02:50
Web APIs resources
05:05
JavaScript web APIs
04:04
Section 2: AJAX and how to make requests
XMLHttpRequest requests
09:15
JavaScript API AJAX requests
04:44
JavaScript API access options
03:56
API source code
1 page
Section 3: JSON how to read JavaScript Object notation data
JavaScript API JSON
05:36
JavaScript API JSON as object data
03:18
source JSON
1 page
JSON Resources Online
Preview
04:01
Resource for JSON
2 pages
JavaScript API AJAX URI data source connection
04:33
JavaScript API AJAX for each loop return object data
02:02
AJAX JSON sourcecode
1 page
Section 4: Working with Web APIs Google Map APIs
JavaScript API setting up Google Map API
Preview
05:39
JavaScript API working with Google Map
02:58
JavaScript API Google Map Properties
03:53
JavaScript API add marker
02:37
JavaScript API Google Map Event Listener
02:42
Google Map Source Code
2 pages
Section 5: API to Twitter data
JavaScript API twitter Widget API introduction
04:44
Twitter JavaScript API JavaScript Only option
03:57
Twitter API resources
2 pages
Twitter Setting up Feed JavaScript API
09:03
Settings.php
Article
Twitter API PHP code explanation
05:04
Index Source Files
Article
PHP Twitter API setup
2 pages
Query on a hashtag Twitter API
04:13
Twitter API posting tweets via REST API
06:02
Twitter Project Source Files
2 pages
Section 6: Facebook API Access
Basic Facebook API setup
05:04
Facebook Resource Guide
1 page
Facebook Social Plugins
02:30
JavaScript Facebook API login
03:20
JavaScript SDK Facebook login process
06:05
Simple Facebook Login Sourcecode
2 pages
Web APIs and Course Resources
2 pages

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Laurence Svekis, Instructor, 18+yrs Web Experience

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