NameAPI is a web API
to handle people's names
in your software.

News

28.04.2016

Version 5 release candidate is online

This is the time to test your installations.


14.03.2016

Faster server failure detection

When one server is on strike, it is removed from the pool instantly.


17.02.2016

Faster trash email domain detection

New domains are caught as soon as they appear.


09.02.2016

Version 5 preview is online

Test the new REST API, give early feedback.


10.11.2015

Announcing Version 5

The next major version will bring a brand new REST API.


Email Name Parser

The Email Name Parser extracts names out of email addresses.

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Besides extracting people's names, the service also identifies typocal functional email addresses such as info@, webmaster@ etc.

While private freemail addresses are full of nick names and fantasy words, almost all business email addresses contain the owner's name.

Applications:

Address your newsletter recipients personally, even if they have never entered their name.

Automatically pre-fill the name form fields of a person after entering the email address.