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Can Better Store Search Match product using Product Tags?

Administrator
posted this on 22 October 2013 10:52

NOTE: This feature is only available with Better Store Search version 3.4.0.0

 

Introduction

This feature will match search results against product tags.

 

Configuration

This feature is enabled by default in Better Store Search.

To enable/disable please go to Better Store Search Engine configuration section and look for the setting outlined in the image below:

match_tags_configuration.png 

Attribute Modifier

Admins also have the possibility to add a weight modifier to the products that are matched by tag, more exactly push the results upper in the search results list. 

To understand this, please set Better Store Search configuration section > Developers > Enable Profiler to Yes.

With default weight modifier, which is 1

tag_default_weight_modifier.png

 

Now modify the tag name match weight modifier in configuration section:

tag_custom_weight_modifier_config.png

Repeat previous search to see the difference:

tag_custom_weight_modifier.png

 

Front-end

For example, let's say we have a product tagged with keyword gadget:

tagged_product.png

 

Lets, try now searching for 'gadget' with Match Results Against Product Tags option set to No:

match_tags_not_enabled.png

match_tags_enabled.png