Algolia Insights integration with RudderStack
Perform powerful and efficient search analytics with Algolia Insights and RudderStack
To integrate Algolia Insights as a destination in the RudderStack dashboard, you must configure the Algolia API Key and Application ID. Once successfully configured, events from RudderStack will start flowing to Algolia directly.
By adding Algolia Insights as a destination in the RudderStack dashboard, you can:
- Send events related to your customers' product usage to the Algolia Insights dashboard
- Record e-commerce events, such as product list viewed and order completed
- Translate RudderStack customer events into Algolia events to feed your search analytics
What you can do with Algolia Insights
Visualize website changes over time and understand how your search performs within a single intuitive dashboard
Discover best-performing products and relevant content and use these insights to personalize offerings
Identify missing items in your catalog and minimize the occurrence of zero search results
Analyze search occurrences and define strategies to boost categories or promote better converting results
Monitor clicks for a given search and promote low-ranked popular products
How to set up the Algolia Insights integration
It's simple! Use our step-by-step guide to set up Algolia Insights as a destination in RudderStack and get started in no time.
How can we help you?
What is Algolia used for?
Algolia is a popular website search and discovery platform that enables you to create cutting-edge customer experiences for your website and mobile apps. The AI-powered search makes Algolia a perfect mediator between you and your customers and ensures engaging conversation.
Does Algolia use Elasticsearch?
Elasticsearch is a NoSQL database and search engine used to store unstructured data. On the contrary, Algolia is a search engine that offers search APIs to perform searches.
What is Algolia based on?
Algolia comprises a search engine built from scratch, implemented in C++, and hosted inside an NGINX server, as an NGINX module. The Algolia engine is designed for mobile devices, as an offline, embeddable SDK, before transforming it into an online API.