Opencart Google Custom Search: With this Opencart Google Custom Search module, the store owner can provide the customers with a programmable search engine that showcases recommendations with multiple search suggestions in the search box. The system provides suggested autocomplete results to perform quick searches.
This extension works with multi-store environments and also helps in search engine optimization. Allows the store owner to improve the search results by adding google like searching results technique.
Note: For using the feature in the module the admin needs to generate a Search engine ID and fetch Google API keys.
The customer feels bothered when they have to enter complete keywords or product names to perform a manual search and also creates chances of incorrect misspellings typos or errors. Which cost a lot of time for the customers and making it difficult for them to find what they were originally looking for. Even as a store owner you cannot expect your customers to know the accurate product name, chances of the customer leaving the store will increase.
For such conditions, the module has provided the customers with a programmable search engine that showcases recommendations with multiple search suggestions in the search box. The system provides suggested autocomplete results to perform quick searches. It becomes easier for the customer to perform a search, saves time, and doesn't require any extra effort.
The admin can enable/ disable the module’s functionality.
Set the minimum number of letters for autocompleting search.
Maximum autocomplete search items can be set by the admin
This extension works with multi-store environments.
Improves Search results and also helps in search engine optimization.
Saves time for the user, customers don't need to write the complete name of the search item.
The module supports guest users as well to use the programmable search engine.
For this module, you need a search engine ID for transforming your OpenCart store search engine into a custom programmable search engine. Firstly, visit the Google programmable search engine page to generate one.
Once the module is configured successfully. Now the customers can type a letter into the search box based on which most relevant search suggestions with autocompletion are provided.
Clicking on any product from suggestions, the customer will be redirected to the site having that product.