Each UI template comes with a set of functional blocks (“components”) and a demo site consisting of pages created with those components. For example, the Ecommerce UI template’s demo site has:
These pre-packaged components are designed to be as independent as possible, so you can choose the ones you’re interested in. They’re typically composed of InstantSearch Widgets and/or Autocomplete plugins and non-Algolia components.
The Ecommerce UI template components are fully responsive, and all components are optimized to render well on both mobile and desktop devices.
The ecommerce experience requires a sources of entity objects. In this example, there are two entity objects: products and query suggestions.
|Product repository||Repository providing access to products information.|
|Suggestion repository||Repository providing access to query suggestions and queries history.|
|Showcase||Organizes media-rich records into easily scannable rows|
Product listing page
|Display products||Display multiple products using different layouts (as a grid or list) with infinite scrolling|
|Product card||Map your record structure so that you can display a product card|
|No results||Display different options to users when there are no results for a specific search|
|Autocomplete||Display search autocomplete view with search history and query suggestions|