Algolia Insights Integration
Frequently Asked Questions
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.