What is it, and should you add it?
To display the best search result for a certain search query, it can be useful to know the context of that search query. This is called contextual search. In this blog, we will explain what contextual search is exactly and when it is a good addition to your site search.
VodafoneZiggo & Pandosearch
A website with strict requirements
“Pandosearch provides excellent and personal advice on improving the search function on the website of vodafone.nl and ziggo.nl,” says Reinier Klapwijk. “I am the Product Owner in the Digital department of VodafoneZiggo. Together with my team, I focus the Ziggo Business website.”
Maintaining your search function
How to make sure it keeps working well?
New Pandosearch customers go through a onetime intake and implementation process. After that, everything is live, but the work is not finished. What should you pay attention to after your search function goes into production? There are two areas of interest for every search function: technology and
The dreaded "No Results" screen
An opportunity to help your visitor
A visitor lands on your website and types in a search term. Within a split second, the search result appears… “Sorry, nothing found.” What a bummer! Most visitors will get disappointed and probably won’t try searching again. Goodbye visitor. But it doesn’t have to be that way.
What is search as a service?
and why you need it for your website
You want a search bar on your website that works well. Just a simple text box to lead your visitors to the right content on your site. There are a few ways to approach this. A default search solution, building your own, or outsourcing it to a search as a service provider.
What is site search?
And why is it important
Search technology forms the basis of how most people use the internet and that certainly applies to large websites with many pages. Visitors type in their search query (or the first couple of letters of their query) and, voilà, the search results appear on the screen.
When does search as a service provide the most value?
Carefree site search for a fixed monthly fee
With over fifteen years of experience in search technology, we know exactly for which organizations our solution is best suited. There are certain characteristics that we see in customers time after time. In this long read, we will answer the question when is "search as a service" most valuable?