The error you’re seeing (429 Too Many Requests) indicates that the server you’re using has made too many requests to envato API, and is being temporarily blocked. This is an automatic process that protects envato services from accidental or malicious abuse.
There can be the following reason for this:
- If you’re using shared hosting, there might be other sites hosted on the same server that are hitting the Envato API and you all together are exceeding the rate limit for our API. This is something you may need to ask your hosting provider.
There is documentation about the rate limiting here (just above the API Method Listing):