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What is the Product Hunt API?

Product Hunt lists the best new products, every day. With a strong community of hunters, it's a place where to discover and showcase new services. The API grants you free access to Product Hunt data, including public data about products and user private information or actions.

How to use the Product Hunt API?

// npm install @bearer/node
.auth('AUTH_ID') // Check the code example below on how to generate access tokens
.post('/graphql', { body: { query: "{ posts(order: VOTES, first: 3) { edges { node { id name url votesCount } } } }"}})
.then(({ data }) => console.log(data))
.catch(e => console.log(e))
<script src=""></script>
<button class="btn btn-primary" onclick="myConnectButton()">
Connect to Product Hunt
const bearerClient = bearer('YOUR_BEARER_PUB_KEY')
function myConnectButton() {
.then(({ authId }) => {
// Use this authId like bearer.auth(authId).get(..
console.log('AUTH_ID for this user', authId)

Start using the Product Hunt API

Bearer provides a universal API client to call any Product Hunt endpoints. It takes care of API authentication, credentials management, and monitoring out-of-the-box.

Available in Node.js, Ruby, Python, and PHP

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Product Hunt API Rate Limits

The Product Hunt API has two types of rate limits: 1. Complexity based: The application has a quota of 6250 complexity points for every 15 minutes. The complexity of each request is calculated based on the fields requested. 2. Request based: The application can make up to 450 requests every 15 minutes.

X-Rate-Limit-LimitE.g. 6250
Applications limit for the 15 minute period
X-Rate-Limit-RemainingE.g. 6010
Remaining quota for the reset period
X-Rate-Limit-ResetE.g. 850
Seconds until the rate limit is reset

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