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API Clients

octokit

4.87
Simple wrapper for the GitHub API
 Popularity
Downloads
12,242,110
Stars
2,792
Forks
811
Watchers
182

twitter

4.15
A Ruby interface to the Twitter API.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,068,305
Stars
3,987
Forks
1,043
Watchers
130

koala

2.83
Koala is a lightweight, flexible Ruby SDK for Facebook. It allows read/write access to the social graph via the Graph and REST APIs, as well as support for realtime updates and OAuth and Facebook Connect authentication. Koala is fully tested and supports Net::HTTP and Typhoeus connections out of the box and can accept custom modules for other services.
 Popularity
Downloads
4,972,183
Stars
3,336
Forks
458
Watchers
98
 Releases
Total releases
67
First release
Latest release

github_api

1.05
Ruby client that supports all of the GitHub API methods. It's build in a modular way, that is, you can either instantiate the whole api wrapper Github.new or use parts of it e.i. Github::Client::Repos.new if working solely with repositories is your main concern. Intuitive query methods allow you easily call API endpoints.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,613,849
Stars
931
Forks
270
Watchers
43
 Releases
Total releases
89
First release
Latest release

gibbon

1.04
A wrapper for MailChimp API 3.0 and Export API
 Popularity
Downloads
2,382,224
Stars
887
Forks
149
Watchers
22
 Releases
Total releases
51
First release
Latest release

linkedin

0.98
Ruby wrapper for the LinkedIn API
 Popularity
Downloads
686,440
Stars
732
Forks
403
Watchers
25
 Releases
Total releases
28
First release
Latest release

fb_graph

0.9
A full-stack Facebook Graph API wrapper in Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,262,709
Stars
1,073
Forks
196
Watchers
36
 Releases
Total releases
187
First release
Latest release

jenkins_api_client

0.72
This is a simple and easy-to-use Jenkins Api client with features focused on automating Job configuration programaticaly and so forth
 Popularity
Downloads
1,480,458
Stars
341
Forks
185
Watchers
18
 Releases
Total releases
50
First release
Latest release

bitly

0.64
Use the bit.ly API to shorten or expand URLs
 Popularity
Downloads
1,519,821
Stars
387
Forks
120
Watchers
13
 Releases
Total releases
28
First release
Latest release

youtube_it

0.63
Upload, delete, update, comment on youtube videos all from one gem.
 Popularity
Downloads
341,564
Stars
619
Forks
242
Watchers
30

tweetstream

0.63
TweetStream is a simple wrapper for consuming the Twitter Streaming API.
 Popularity
Downloads
205,614
Stars
1,109
Forks
165
Watchers
36

tinder

0.49
A Ruby API for interfacing with Campfire, the 37Signals chat application.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,193,439
Stars
255
Forks
95
Watchers
21

twitter-stream

0.47
Simple Ruby client library for twitter streaming API. Uses EventMachine for connection handling. Adheres to twitter's reconnection guidline. JSON format only.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,183,584
Stars
239
Forks
81
Watchers
11

amazon-ecs

0.39
Generic Amazon Product Advertising Ruby API.
 Popularity
Downloads
336,703
Stars
537
Forks
101
Watchers
22

mixpanel_client

0.37
Simple ruby client interface to the Mixpanel Data API.
 Popularity
Downloads
908,322
Stars
142
Forks
76
Watchers
8

twitter_oauth

0.37
twitter_oauth is a Ruby client for the Twitter API using OAuth.
 Popularity
Downloads
431,533
Stars
400
Forks
103
Watchers
15

flickraw

0.36
Flickr library with a syntax close to the syntax described on http://www.flickr.com/services/api
 Popularity
Downloads
358,833
Stars
490
Forks
89
Watchers
21
 Releases
Total releases
31
First release
Latest release

foursquare2

0.33
Gives access to all endpoints in version 2 of foursquare's API with syntax that will be familiar to those who used the original foursquare gem by Jeremy Welch.
 Popularity
Downloads
317,184
Stars
309
Forks
112
Watchers
16
 Releases
Total releases
39
First release
Latest release

video_info

0.31
Get video info from Dailymotion, Vimeo, VK and YouTube url.
 Popularity
Downloads
246,775
Stars
279
Forks
113
Watchers
23

google_calendar

0.3
A minimal wrapper around the google calendar API
 Popularity
Downloads
84,083
Stars
269
Forks
131
Watchers
21
 Releases
Total releases
28
First release
Latest release

imdb

0.3
Easily use Ruby or the command line to find information on IMDB.com.
 Popularity
Downloads
64,536
Stars
289
Forks
132
Watchers
22
 Releases
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release

hominid

0.29
Hominid is a Ruby gem that provides a wrapper for interacting with the Mailchimp email marketing service MC, STS and Export API's.
 Popularity
Downloads
639,141
 Releases
Total releases
19
First release
Latest release

fedex

0.29
Provides an interface to Fedex Web Services
 Popularity
Downloads
162,810
Stars
94
Forks
150
Watchers
7
 Releases
Total releases
20
First release
Latest release

vimeo

0.26
A full featured Ruby implementation of the Vimeo API.
 Popularity
Downloads
159,310
Stars
322
Forks
85
Watchers
13

vacuum

0.25
A wrapper to the Amazon Product Advertising API
 Popularity
Downloads
118,716
Stars
450
Forks
62
Watchers
30

createsend

0.23
Implements the complete functionality of the Campaign Monitor API.
 Popularity
Downloads
517,685
Stars
112
Forks
55
Watchers
22

clickatell

0.17
Ruby interface to the Clickatell SMS gateway service.
 Popularity
Downloads
138,763
Stars
148
Forks
60
Watchers
9

asin

0.16
Amazon Simple INterface - Support for ItemLookup, SimilarityLookup, Search, BrowseNode and Cart Operations.
 Popularity
Downloads
98,310
Stars
159
Forks
58
Watchers
10

flickr_fu

0.15
Provides a ruby interface to flickr via the REST api
 Popularity
Downloads
23,817
Stars
218
Forks
52
Watchers
9
 Releases
Total releases
6
First release
Latest release

grackle

0.14
Grackle is a lightweight library for the Twitter REST API designed to be resilient to Twitter API changes or errors.
 Popularity
Downloads
60,583
Stars
230
Forks
39
Watchers
5
 Releases
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release

routo

0.13
Sending sms with Routo Messaging HTTP API.
 Popularity
Downloads
576,130
Stars
2
Forks
1
Watchers
1

quimby

0.12
A Foursquare API wrapper
 Popularity
Downloads
25,336
Stars
99
Forks
54
Watchers
65

google-translate

0.12
Simple client for Google Translate API.
 Popularity
Downloads
68,744
Stars
166
Forks
34
Watchers
8
 Releases
Total releases
25
First release
Latest release

freshbooks.rb

0.12
This rubygem does not have a description or summary.
 Popularity
Downloads
25,828
Stars
81
Forks
59
Watchers
3

jordanbrock/campaign-monitor-ruby

0.11
Ruby gem for accessing the Campaign Monitor API
 Popularity
Stars
41
Forks
30
Watchers
4

vk-ruby

0.1
VK-RUBY gives you full access to all vk.com API features. Has several types of method naming and methods calling, optional authorization, file uploading, logging, irb integration, parallel method calling and any faraday-supported http adapter of your choice.
 Popularity
Downloads
47,124
Stars
150
Forks
30
Watchers
11

rebay

0.1
Client for the RESTful JSON ebay finding and shopping api
 Popularity
Downloads
19,220
Stars
51
Forks
52
Watchers
2

webfinger

0.09
Ruby WebFinger client library
 Popularity
Downloads
355,446
Stars
9
Forks
2
Watchers
3

musicbrainz

0.08
MusicBrainz Web Service wrapper with ActiveRecord-style models
 Popularity
Downloads
64,571
Stars
59
Forks
35
Watchers
5

rockstar

0.08
This gem is an updated version of jnunemakers scrobbler gem. Rockstar uses v2.0 of the last.fm api.
 Popularity
Downloads
33,916
Stars
86
Forks
30
Watchers
3

ruby-freshbooks

0.07
simple FreshBooks API wrapper. supports both OAuth and API token authentication
 Popularity
Downloads
101,290
Stars
62
Forks
19
Watchers
4

contacts

0.07
A universal interface to grab contact list information from various providers including Yahoo, AOL, Gmail, Hotmail, and Plaxo.
 Popularity
Downloads
162,591

hudson-remote-api

0.06
Connect to Hudson's remote web API
 Popularity
Downloads
128,329
Stars
27
Forks
18
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
15
First release
Latest release

disqus_api

0.06
Provides clean Disqus API for your Ruby app with a nice interface.
 Popularity
Downloads
160,556
Stars
23
Forks
10
Watchers
100

amazon-product-advertising-api

0.05
A nice rubyish interface to the Amazon Product Advertising API, formerly known as the Associates Web Service and before that the Amazon E-Commerce Service.
 Popularity
Downloads
31,458
Stars
78
Forks
12
Watchers
7

twitter4r

0.05
A clean Twitter client API in pure Ruby. Will include Twitter add-ons also in Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
75,160
Stars
86
Forks
8
Watchers
2

rpheath/google_ajax_libraries_api

0.05
Rails plugin: implements Google's Content Delivery Network for all javascript libraries currently supported by their library API.
 Popularity
Stars
57
Forks
6
Watchers
1

schleyfox/wikipedia-api

0.04
Ruby wrapper over the Wikipedia API
 Popularity
Stars
52
Forks
4
Watchers
4

foursquare-api

0.04
foursquare-api is a Ruby wrapper for the new Foursqauare V2 API
 Popularity
Downloads
15,230
Stars
52
Forks
12
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release

www-delicious

0.04
WWW::Delicious is a del.icio.us API client implemented in Ruby. It provides access to all available del.icio.us API queries and returns the original XML response as a friendly Ruby object.
 Popularity
Downloads
9,751
Stars
66
Forks
15
Watchers
2

semrush

0.04
This gem is a ruby client for the SemRush API.
 Popularity
Downloads
37,884
Stars
17
Forks
16
Watchers
4

gnip-rule

0.03
Ruby library for working with the Gnip Rules API
 Popularity
Downloads
106,058
Stars
3
Forks
5
Watchers
15
 Releases
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release

groupme

0.03
Simple wrapper for the GroupMe v3 API
 Popularity
Downloads
13,406
Stars
11
Forks
13
Watchers
1
 Releases
Total releases
8
First release
Latest release

ruby-bitly

0.02
A simple bit.ly ruby client to shorten URLs, expand or get number of clicks on a bitlink.
 Popularity
Downloads
39,473
Stars
14
Forks
5
Watchers
1

ruby-dmm

0.02
Client for the DMM Web Service API v3.0.
 Popularity
Downloads
9,703
Stars
21
Forks
8
Watchers
6

lighthouse-api

0.02
Ruby API wrapper for Lighthouse - http://lighthouseapp.com
 Popularity
Downloads
34,464
 Releases
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release

runkeeper

0.02
Runkeeper API client.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,097
Stars
23
Forks
8
Watchers
1

fql

0.02
A simple gem to easily use the Facebook Query Language. Just specify single queries as strings or use hashes to compose multiqueries and send them to Facebook using `Fql.execute(query)`.
 Popularity
Downloads
17,221
Stars
23
Forks
8
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
6
First release
Latest release

octopi

0.02
A Ruby interface to GitHub API v2
 Popularity
Downloads
38,117

ns_connector

0.02
This library provides an interface to NetSuite via'RESTlets'. This appears to be a quicker and more reliableway of interfacing with NetSuite records than the SOAP API.
 Popularity
Downloads
19,797
Stars
3
Forks
8
Watchers
1

zeus-api

0.01
This gem implements a wrapper to the SOAP control API provided by Zeus Load Balancer (ZLB) and Zeus Traffic Manager (ZTM).
 Popularity
Downloads
7,930
Stars
14
Forks
5
Watchers
2

google_safe_browsing

0.01
Rails 3 plugin using Google's Safe Browsing API for url lookup against Malware and Phishing blacklists. Implementation includes storing and updating locally stored shavar lists and url lookup methods.
 Popularity
Downloads
38,631
Stars
5
Forks
3
Watchers
35
 Releases
Total releases
23
First release
Latest release

freshbooks

0.01
FreshBooks.rb: FreshBooks API wrapper for Ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
10,953

omniauth-cloudsdale

0.01
OmniAuth strategy for Cloudsdale.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,790
Stars
2
Forks
2
Watchers
5

rjiffy

0.01
Ruby Wrapper for the jiffybox.de API
 Popularity
Downloads
5,907
Stars
10
Forks
3
Watchers
2

food_info

0.01
Generic Ruby interface to look up nutritional information on food. Design is modular so other adapters can be plugged in, but only data source currently implemented is FatSecret.
 Popularity
Downloads
14,209
Stars
24
Forks
1
Watchers
4
 Releases
Total releases
7
First release
Latest release

spotlite

0.01
Spotlite gem helps you fetch all kinds of publicly available information about movies and people from IMDb movie website, including title, year, genres, directors, writers, actors, runtime, countries, poster, keywords, etc.
 Popularity
Downloads
26,348
Stars
5
Forks
3
Watchers
2

tedkulp-freshbooks.rb

0.01
FreshBooks.rb is a Ruby interface to the FreshBooks API. It exposes easy-to-use classes and methods for interacting with your FreshBooks account.
 Popularity
Downloads
11,070
Stars
7
Forks
5
Watchers
1

feedly_api

0.01
Simpe unofficial Feedly API wrapper. No auth yet.
 Popularity
Downloads
9,114
Stars
6
Forks
4
Watchers
1
 Releases
Total releases
7
First release
Latest release

trans-api

0.01
Transmission (bittorrent client) RPC API for Ruby on Rails (gem)
 Popularity
Downloads
5,744
Stars
14
Forks
3
Watchers
3

tuiter

0.01
Yet another Twitter API wrapper library in Ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
14,492
Stars
22
Forks
2
Watchers
7

tumblr

0.01
a command line utility and library which interfaces to the excellent tumblr blogging platform
 Popularity
Downloads
10,384
Stars
18
Forks
4
Watchers
4

ebay

0.01
eBay4R is a Ruby wrapper for eBay's Web Services SOAP API. Emphasis is on ease of use and small footprint.
 Popularity
Downloads
21,695

twitterland

0.01
wrappers for various twitter apis
 Popularity
Downloads
32,908
Stars
9
Forks
2
Watchers
1

colombo

0.01
A simple ruby client for Digital Ocean API
 Popularity
Downloads
6,925
Stars
3
Forks
4
Watchers
1

arena

0.01
Wrapper for Arena's API
 Popularity
Downloads
20,706

analytics-rb

0.01
A Ruby interface to the Google Analytics API
 Popularity
Downloads
5,562
Stars
7
Forks
4
Watchers
1

freshbooks2

0.0
new-freshbooks is a Ruby interface to the FreshBooks API. It exposes easy-to-use classes and methods for interacting with your FreshBooks account.
 Popularity
Downloads
10,391

tickspot-rb

0.0
Ruby wrapper for the Tick API http://tickspot.com/api
 Popularity
Downloads
4,599
Stars
1
Forks
1
Watchers
1

smslist

0.0
Now you can send sms messages to your users.
 Popularity
Downloads
3,220

eztz

0.0
Ruby wrapper for the Google Time Zone API
 Popularity
Downloads
7,934
Stars
2
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release

ruby-github

0.0
Ruby-GitHub is a simple wrapper library for the evolving GitHub API.
 Popularity
Downloads
7,449

right_flexiscale

0.0
== DESCRIPTION: The RightScale GoGrid gem has been designed to provide a robust interface to Flexiscale‘s existing API. == FEATURES/PROBLEMS: * Full programmatic access to the Flexiscale API. * Complete error handling: all operations check for errors and report complete error information.
 Popularity
Downloads
3,188