Does my API balance automatically replenish when the balance gets low?
Yes, when your prepaid balance gets low, the system automatically replenishes your balance with the predetermined amount.
To set a predetermined amount, go to 'Your Account' page and select 'Switch Plan':
Next, choose the amount which best suits your needs:
How does API pricing work?
All of our APIs are on a cumulative volume-based pricing model. Quite simply, the more queries you run in a given month, the cheaper it gets per query. We have Online Pricing Calculators you can utilize to estimate monthly costs based upon your ...
How do I pay for API services?
All of our APIs work off of a prepaid balance. First, you load your account with a predetermined amount of funds between $10 and $5000. With each API call, the system will slowly chip away at your prepaid balance. When the prepaid balance gets low, ...
What is an API?
APIs allow you to integrate our search tools directly into your website, program or mobile application. APIs can be used to locate and verify data and to find contact information in real-time. You can read more about our Searchbug APIs here. API ...
How much does an API cost?
API pricing is based upon monthly volume. Quite simply, the more queries you run in a given month, the cheaper the queries get. You can utilize our pricing calculators, located at the links below, to determine costs based upon your anticipated ...
Why is my API call returning "Search Type is Missing"?
First, please make sure that you have the "&TYPE=" value properly defined in your API query string. If you do, the next thing to check is to make sure you don't have a question mark (?), equal sign (=), ampersand (&) or pound sign (#) in your ...