## Why am I unable to make API requests to Bloomreach from my page?
Bloomreach [API endpoint](🔗) does not allow any API requests from the front end. Such requests are filtered based on the origin of headers and denied if the origin is different from the API domain. The precise mechanism behind the headers is described [here](🔗).
You can still use third-party web-based tools such as Postman to test your requests directly from the browser, but the origin of the request should not be a webpage (in the case of Postman, the actual request is being fired from their server's back end).
## Is there a workaround?
You can also build your own solution with the requests first sent to your own API endpoint or a server-side application which would then request ours, process the response, and return the results to the webpage.
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