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The metadata field is a set of contextual information associated with each autocomplete suggestion that can be used to help further identify the entity suggested. For example, when requesting company autocomplete suggestions, metadata such as
location can help identify exactly what company a suggestion is referring to.
Note, though, that not all responses will have metadata. It depends on what type of Input Parameters - Autocomplete API you specified in the input request. Some fields such as
skills do not contain metadata because there is no other contextual information that can further identify each suggestion beyond just the name (that is, there's not much context that you can provide on the skill
You can see a detailed list of the metadata fields associated with each type of input field here.
Updated 28 days ago