With this add-on an advance search box has been created, i.e. the user can now search, based on different parameters. The search has been enhanced as now the user can search by products, seller shops, sellers, location or category.
Note : This module is an add-on for Marketplace Module. To use this module, you first have to install Prestashop Advanced Multi Vendor Marketplace.
- Advance search for category wise searching
- User can search by products
- User can search by sellers
- User can search by location of the shop
- User can search by shop name
- User can search by category
- User can also search results based on all the above categories
For installing Marketplace Advance Search Box module you need to install Prestashop Advanced Multi Vendor Marketplace module first.
After installing marketplace module you can start the installation of Marketplace Advance Search Box Module.
- Go to Back office > Modules and Services > Upload a Module
2. Drop or select your module zip file
Module would be automatically installed.
Once the module is installed, the search box is enhanced and now the search will have these types as shown in the screenshot:
In the search result, only 4 results will be shown for each type and rest can be viewed with the “view all” button.
Now the customer can choose the desired search type and the search will be done for that particular type only. The search will show all the results related to the searched keywords.
After clicking on search, the results will be shown to customers as per the keywords searched.
Customer can even sort the search results by price from high to low and also from low to high. You can also sort alphabetically, i.e. from A to Z or from Z to A.
When the search is based on “shop” type then the search results will display the shop names for all the shops matching the keywords searched. Customers can view both the seller shop and seller profile from here.
When the search is based on “seller” type then the search results will display all the sellers matching the keywords searched.
If the advance search is based on the “location of the shop”, then the search results will display all the shops matching the location searched. Customers can view both shop and seller profile from here.
When the search is based on “category” then the search results will display all the categories matching the keywords searched. Customers can directly access the category page from here.
This way the search experience of the user has been enhanced.
Current Product Version - 5.0.2
Supported Framework Version - 1.7.x.x