Yesterday, we reviewed Sphinx Search by Extendware and promised to tell a few words about another company’s search tool – Lucene Search. The difference between the two solutions is in their productivity. And while both provides similar relevancy of search results, Sphinx Search is aimed at big ecommerce stores and Lucene Search has a limitation of 10 thousand searchable products. Besides, Lucene can be used on a shared hosting, while Sphinx requires a VPS / dedicated server. Thus, if there are less than 10 thousand products in your store, check the following overview. Continue Reading
Although we’ve already reviewed such tools as Search Pro by Amasty, Sphinx Search Ultimate by Mirasvit, Search Suite by Mageworx, and Elasticsearch by Wyomind, there are a lot more extensions aimed at improving the default Magento search functionality. And today our attention was captured by Extendware Sphinx Search. Below, we will tell you how to enhance your store search relevancy and performance with the help of the module. Why is it so important? Because relevant and fast search results lead to a bump in sales by enabling store visitors find the desired products in a matter of seconds. Continue Reading
Every e-commerce site needs a great searching tool. By installing the correct extension you will provide your visitors with the ability to easily navigate and find the content they are looking for. Add a fast and friendly search to your ecommerce store with one of the best improved catalog search Magento extensions. The best solutions are described below.