Use the Salesforce Object Query Language (SOQL) to construct query strings used in SalesforceAPIs.
Use the Salesforce Object Search Language (SOSL) to perform text searches with SalesforceAPIs.
The REST API includes new and changed resources, new types, and changes to older API versions.
The SOAP API includes new and changed calls, new and changed types, and changes to older API versions.
Chatter REST API To integrate mobile apps, intranet sites, and third-party Web applications with Chatter, use Chatter REST API.
Use the Tooling API to build custom development tools for Salesforce applications. Support for many new features has been added, including compact layouts, quick actions, workflows, and email templates.
Use the Metadata API to manage customization information, such as custom object definitions and page layouts, for your organization. Metadata support has been added or enhanced for many features, including Territory Management 2.0, managed topics, flows, and tasks.
Search and purchase Data.com records using the Data.com API. Access the most up-to-date Data.com records to make sure your data is clean and accurate.
Three events in the publisher.js API now support the Post and Social Post actions, so you can create custom console components that interact with these actions.