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Sorting Refinements

Sorting Refinements

With InstantSearch, we make it easy for you to customize the order of your refinement lists. You can sort them in two ways, alphabetically or by occurrence (by refinement count), in ascending or descending order.


Using our RefinementList widget, you can specify how it is sorted with the sortBy property.

For example in the RefinementList’s code sample, sortBy="['isRefined', 'count']" will display the refined facets before the non-refined ones, and will then sort them by decreasing count.

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