Improving Search Hits in Typesense with User Feedback
TLDR Krish asked how to improve search hits based on user input. Kishore Nallan answered Typesense would allow manual curation and informed of upcoming updates.
Dec 29, 2022 (9 months ago)
Kishore Nallan10:04 AM
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Additionally, could I display the hits first by categories x, y, z always and then the remaining?
Kishore Nallan10:59 AM
Kishore Nallan11:09 AM
For prioritising certain categories over others via override you can use something called optional filtering again available on 0.24. https://github.com/typesense/typesense-website/blob/017ab7b2af54697b0602fb4f15976b829147821e/docs-site/content/0.24.0/api/search.md#sorting-based-on-conditions
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