Shopify Updates

Shopify Enhances Storefront Search With Weighting and Stemming

Changelog update from Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Posted by Galen King in Online Store

Shopify's improved storefront search in English and Japanese helps customers find products more easily. The search enhancement applies weights to specific fields, prioritizing titles over descriptions in search results. Additionally, stemming is used to match search terms to their root forms, ensuring accurate results for variations like 'knit' and 'knitted'.

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