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Search Configuration

By adjusting the Catalog Search configuration, you can control the behavior of the search operations and determine the size of valid query text, and the display of search recommendations. To configure catalog search: 1. On the Admin menu, select System > Configuration. 2. In the Configuration panel on the left, under Catalog, select Catalog. Then, click to expand the Catalog …

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Popular Search Terms

The Search Terms link in the footer of your store displays the search terms that have been used by visitors to your store, and ranks them by popularity. Search terms appear in a “tag cloud” format, where the size of the text indicates the popularity of the term. By default, Popular Search Terms is enabled as a search engine optimization …

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Search Results

The Search Results list includes all products that match the search parameters entered through the Quick Search box or the Advanced Search form. Any page in the catalog that lists products has essentially the same controls. The only difference is that one is the result of a search query, and the other is the result of navigation. The results can …

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Advanced Search

Advanced Search lets shoppers search through your catalog by entering values into a form. Because the form contains multiple fields, a single search can include several parameters. The result of the search is a list of the products that match the search criteria. A link to Advanced Search is in the footer of your store. Each field in the form …

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Quick Search

The Quick Search box in the upper-right corner helps visitors find products in your catalog. The search text can be the full or partial product name, or any other word or phrase that describes the product. To do a quick search: 1. Type the first few letters of what you are looking for into the search box. 2. Press either …

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Storefront Search Tools

Research shows that people who use search are more likely to make a purchase than those who rely on navigation alone. In fact, according to some studies, people who use search are nearly twice as likely to make a purchase. Magento Community Edition has a powerful search engine that you can use as is, or enhance to make even more …