Addressing Search Ranking Issue in Collections
TLDR Robert inquired about preventing repetitive search terms in an array from ranking higher. Jason suggested using
query_by_weights to adjust the field's weight.
Sep 08, 2021 (29 months ago)
Sep 09, 2021 (28 months ago)
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Understanding and Adjusting Query Parameter Weights
John needed help understanding default weights, manipulating weights, and sorting by weight in query parameters. Jason educated on default weights, sorting mechanism, and also suggested using buckets for sorting based on custom fields.
Enhancing Search Term Matching with Query Weight Parameter
John questions if there's a solution to control term matching in search fields despite `query_weight`. Jason suggests an approach whereas Kishore Nallan cites earlier dissatisfaction with similar method but is open to think over alternatives. John further suggests a potential solution but resolution is still pending.
Performance Characteristics of Filtering Search Results
Oskar queries the performance difference in filtering search results. Jason clarifies how filters work and provides performance improvement suggestions like increasing vCPUs and sharding the collection. Kishore Nallan explains filter IDs and document ID matching. The thread concludes with discussions on performance tradeoffs in filter implementation.