How to do search using api

how to do search using api

@himachandranp65
you can use the fetch method, which is a built-in function in modern web browsers. Here’s an example of how you can use the fetch method to make a search request using an API:

// URL for the API endpoint
const apiUrl = 'https://api.example.com/search';

// Search query
const query = 'example';

// Parameters for the API request
const params = {
  q: query,
  limit: 10,
  offset: 0
};

// Encode the parameters into a URL-encoded string
const paramString = new URLSearchParams(params).toString();

// Fetch the search results from the API
fetch(apiUrl + '?' + paramString)
  .then(response => response.json())
  .then(data => {
    // Process the search results
    console.log(data);
  })
  .catch(error => {
    // Handle errors
    console.error(error);
  });

In this example, we first define the API endpoint URL and the search query. We then create an object with the parameters for the API request, including the search query, the maximum number of results to return (limit), and the offset of the first result (offset). We then encode these parameters into a URL-encoded string using the URLSearchParams class.

Next, we use the fetch method to make a GET request to the API endpoint URL with the encoded parameters appended as a query string. We then use the then method to process the JSON response from the API, which we log to the console. Finally, we use the catch method to handle any errors that may occur during the API request.

Note that the exact syntax and parameters for the fetch method may vary depending on the API you are using, so be sure to consult the API documentation for the specific details.