6 blog posts tagged "Address Autocomplete API"

Common Mistakes When Calling Smarty APIsArrow Icon
By Andrew Townsend on July 28, 2022
There are two types of frequent errors: 401 "Authentication Required" errors, and 402 "Payment Required" errors. Status Code 401 - Authentication Required If you're seeing this error there's a chance that there's an issue with your API key, there's a mistake inside your client-side request, or a mistake in the server-side request. In the recording Lyle dives deep into each of these, but here are the basics. How to Authenticate API Requests It is important that you are familiar with your API keys.
An Advanced Look at US Autocomplete Pro APIArrow Icon
By Andrew Townsend on June 28, 2022
Improving address form completion rates—whether in a shopping cart, request for quote, or other form—can be a sinch if you’re using an address autocomplete tool. Not sure what that is? When you see an address line on a form and think “oh shoot this is going to take a minute” and then it fills it in after only a few keystrokes, that’s address autocomplete. And no, not all address autocomplete tools are created equal. Some check against their own address database only that is not frequently maintained.
How Autocomplete and Reverse Geocoding Improve Your GeocodesArrow Icon
By Davin Perkins on June 9, 2022
In our ebook, 8 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Geocoding API, we break down the key features to look for in a geocoding provider and what questions you should ask vendors so you know you’re choosing the solution that will work best for your business. In this article, we dive into whether you should look for a geocoding provider that also offers address autocomplete and reverse geocoding. Validated Address Autocomplete Address autocomplete is a form feature that pre-populates address information to users as they’re typing an address into a form.
Setting Up US Address Autocomplete API to Autofill Your FormsArrow Icon
By Wes Arnold on March 11, 2022
Many businesses now collect data online. One could argue that it is nearly impossible to succeed in modern business without some sort of online portal in which there is an exchange of information between the provider and the customer. But how do you ensure that the information being input by the customer (or potential customer) is accurate? While there is no way to ensure that Bobby Duncan doesn’t put “Sammy Sosa” in the name line on a form, there IS a way to ensure that he’s putting in a valid mailing address for you to mail his package to.
Better UX with International Address AutocompleteArrow Icon
By Trent Howell on October 19, 2021
Provo, UT - Smarty (formerly SmartyStreets), a leader in location data intelligence, is pleased to announce the release of International Address Autocomplete to help companies better serve their global customers and users.   Smarty International Address Autocomplete predicts global addresses in real time while users complete forms with address fields. Whether companies use address forms for customers on a website or for employees via internal applications, International Address Autocomplete streamlines the data-entry process through predictive analytics while the user types.
New Autocomplete Service Improves Data Quality and Entry Speed at SourceArrow Icon
By Davin Perkins on May 28, 2020
May 28, 2020 - PROVO, UTAH - SmartyStreets, a leader in location data intelligence, announces the release of the new US Autocomplete Pro API, a service that improves data governance at the source and simplifies address data entry in real-time. The US Autocomplete Pro API starts suggesting valid addresses as soon as the user first starts typing an address. All addresses suggested are 100% validated and standardized, and are returned to the user in a fraction of a second. Additionally, the API can determine if an address should also include a unit number, and will suggest valid unit numbers to the user accordingly.

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