Using Typesense for Product Similarity Search
TLDR em1nos asked about finding similar documents with Typesense. Kishore Nallan suggested using data deduplication tools like Dedupe.io, instead of solely relying on search.
Apr 06, 2022 (21 months ago)
I could loop through every document (product), and use its name to do an other typesense search to find similarly named ones. But is there a more clever way to do this?
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