Sorting by relevance
18 Apr

Many sites offer diverse types of results sorting: ascending price, descending price, ascending date, descending date, popularity … Indeed, the filtering methods of the facet modules do not allow sorting according to the set of user criteria. Maurice DuaultSoftware engineer from Supélec Paris, I worked as a developer, architect and then manager for many years […]

Give relevance to the site
10 Apr

It’s amazing to see some sites offer their users the ability to sort their results by “relevance”. Looking more closely at this sorting option, it emerges that many sites actually rank the items in order of seniority in their database. Since relevance is a subjective notion, it has meaning only in relation to a question […]