Filtering is the module facilitating browsing through the offer of the on-line shop.
The basic function of the internet shop is products display. If customers place orders in your shop mainly depends on the serach results. Only when finding the perfect product they may consider the price, make a decision and proceed with placing an order. IdoSell.com provides the tool which will help your customers to navigate effectivelly in your on-line shop. One of the navigation's aspects, making browsing through the products easier, is filtering. Filtering the search results is almost essential in many branches. As customers are used to being provided with such solutions they also expect to find this possibility in your shop.
Filtering engine of our authorship is a very complex tool. It combines the maximum of functionality on the customer's side with simplicity and flexibility on the shop administration's side.
Filtering engine is a very advanced tool from the programming perspective. Filtering products list and predicting the number of products that have particular characteristics require many operations on the shop's server. Therefore, filtering does function differently for the shops on the shared servers, these from CLOUD subscription plan. Restrictions are mainly connected with the predicting pace. It is not dynamic when it comes to predicting the number of the products with searched criteria. Calculation is made after the filters are used, so after re-loading the page. All the other functions mentioned earlier are exactly the same for all subscription plans. If you want to provide your customers with the most advanced tool making shopping even easier move your on-line shop to the DEDICATED CLOUD.
If the layout of your shop does not provide all the described above functions it means that it needs the update of the components responsible for filtering. Layout update is a safe process conducted by scpecialist from our graphics department. To depute the update and order the newest filter engine submit a ticket to our graphics department.
If you use STANDARD layout you only need to update it to the newest edition in your administration panel.