01 Jun 2018

Improve Relevance

Relevance Overview

Before deep diving the relevance adjustments, it’s important for you to understand how Algolia approaches relevancy, and the different options available. Reviewing the ranking formula and relevance overview concepts will help guide your relevance decisions.

Defining Relevance Parameters

Once you have a strong grasp on the Algolia tie-breaking approach, improving the relevance starts with configuring the two most important relevance parameters:

  • Searchable Attributes
  • Custom Ranking

Both of these parameters can be configured using either the dashboard, or at the API level.

Read more about these parameters in their respective guides:

Going Further

Algolia offers many parameters to help you configure and fine-tune your search experience’s results.