Create an Algolia index

503 views November 9, 2019 January 18, 2020 admin 1

Setup WPSOLR and Algolia

From WPSOLR 21.8.

This video suppose you already have an account at Algolia.

You will see how to create an Algolia index for WooCommerce with a few clicks. There are many more details in the video. This guide just shows the index creation and indexing.


What is Algolia?

Algolia is a managed service to host your search indexes. You get a subscription and let the service manage your indexes on your behalf. No need of manpower, or servers, anymore.

Here is the video tutorial:

1 – Signup for a free account at Algolia


2 – Create the Algolia index from WPSOLR admin

2.1 The WPSOLR new index form

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Algolia: new index

  •  (1), (2), then (3) to edit a new index
  • (4) Select “Algolia” among index types
  • (5) Select “Algolia” among Hosting Services
  • (6) Set a name for you index, visible in WPSOLR admin
  • (7) Set a name for your index, visible in Algolia admin
  • (8) Copy your Algolia Application ID
  • (9) Copy your Algolia Admin API Key
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Algolia: API Keys


  • (10) Copy your Algolia Read-Only API Key
  • (11) Create the index. Done!
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    Algolia: index created


2.2 Select your data

2.3 Index your data

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Algolia: index indexed


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