Build a Search UI

Last updated 07 November 2017

Building a Search UI

When you query Algolia, your results will be returned as a JSON response that gives you full flexibility over the user experience you want to build. We recommend reading over these resources to help you better understand how you can easily develop a strong search user experience using Algolia:

Search UX Patterns

While our customers have implemented a wide variety of user experiences, we have seen two common search patterns emerge.

Multi-category Auto-complete

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InstantSearch Results Page

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To get started building these type of experiences, check out these tutorials:

What’s Next

While the search interface is incredibly important, don’t forget to ensure that users can find what they’re looking for. Keep reading to learn how to fine-tune relevance.