Blast Lucene Search

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Much better results than standard magento search. Most advanced extension yet! Compatible with Magento 1.9!
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Blast Lucene Search



Compatible with Autocompleter

Forget about magento search problems! Index only new products fast!

Improve speed, relevance of the results

Quick and easy installation - almost zero configuration required!

Compatible with Magento Enterprise as well!

Extension have active support within 4-8 hours

Main features (v2.2.3 – released 2 Jun 2014):

●"Do You mean" functionality

●Custom 404 page - to convert lost customers into orders

●Compatible with Magmi importer (via luceneproductdeleter plugin) and autocomplete extensions such as AheadWorks and other

●Magento synonyms and word level synonyms supported (search KEYWORD1 and KEYWORD2)

●Search products by category names (beta)

●Product or queries with HYPENS are fully supported

●Searching by product tags is supported

●Configurable list of ignored words

●Simple products added with config

●Result can be build on exact, fuzzy and wildcard queries (joined result mode)

●Set product to be on the TOP or BOTTOM of the list

●Product attributes booster (weighting) for all searchable attributes

●Singular/Plurar ENGLISH stemmer (so your customer will find what they want)

●API access via SOAP or XMLRPC -
●cron job for scheduled indexing at night
●incremental indexing - possibility to index only new/updated products – that will save time and enable to resume indexing if fails
●no JAVA Lucene installation needed
●tested with big number of SKUs
●great configuration options
●lucene results below (0.01s) – yes – that quick
●easy to install (via pear or ftp) – look below – SELF DIAGNOSING PAGE
●easy to maintain (rebuild index and you’re ready to go)
●phrase of fulltext search mode
●log file to track any problems
●zero code experience required (only installation skills which is super easy)
●buy with confidence – 7 days money back if you experience any problems and we can’t make it work for you (need proof – for example live site, log files and index folder)

Release Notes

Version 1.3.0

2011-11-27 13:20:35
  • Version number: 1.3.0
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1
Added licensing
Added new step to clear selected character
Fixed results limited for non-first step
Reorganized code and cleaned

Version 1.2.5

2011-11-17 15:49:08
  • Version number: 1.2.5
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1
added config option for non-standard utf8 characters

Version 1.2.3

2011-03-07 02:33:10
  • Version number: 1.2.3
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6
<p>If you’re experiencing that your magento default search is <strong>slow</strong></p>
<p>try new search using Lucene index (same as SOLR uses)</p>
<h3>Main features:</h3>
<li>tested with big number of SKUs</li>
<li>lucene results below (0.01s) – yes – that quick</li>
<li>easy to install (via pear or ftp) – look below</li>
<li>easy to maintain (rebuild index and you’re ready to go)</li>
<li>zero code experience required (only installation skills which is super easy)</li>
<li>buy with confidence – 14 days money back if you experience any problems</li>
<li>works with 1.3.xx and 1.4.xx</li>

About the Developer

This extension was developed by and is supported by Php4u

Blast Lucene Search 4.8 5 76 76
The support we received from php4u was so outstandingly awesome, every development company out there could use them as a role model. Prompt, intelligent, friendly, responsive, I could go on! It is such a pleasure to work with people like this. You rock! Thanks. January 22, 2013
We read in depth every single review before purchasing this product as we wanted plenty of confidence to what we were adding to our site. I can say that all that is being said of positive about this extension and of its support in the reviews is genuinely true! We are very happy with the product and the support. I have to say that it is really a MUST TO HAVE extension for every Magento installation! If you want to have a look, check it out on Well done PHP4U! January 18, 2013
Great extension. Veeery good support. Extension works fine for us. November 27, 2012
Good module and very responsive support. November 27, 2012
The Sphinx search is more better November 21, 2012
WOW This feature is awesome.. It really helped turn around our search results.. so we are getting actual / full relevant results. Original problem: 1. Default Magento search was GARBAGE.. it would deliver over 200 results, for an item that only should have had 3 results. Installed perfectly on Magento with no errors what so ever. November 18, 2012
Great extension - if you have a large catalogue you have to get this on the site as it will benefit your conversions! Also very helpful support October 25, 2012
Very good extension , it return the result you want and a lot better than magento standard search . Also they have a perfect support to solve any problem . October 18, 2012
Perfect extension and even better technical support with very fast responses. Recommending! October 16, 2012
Fantastic extension and excellent support. We experienced remarkably better search results right away and we haven't even delved into all of the individual settings available with this extension to enhance results even further. Great support response time even with US - UK time difference. 5 Stars. October 12, 2012
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Can't see an example of the CMS content being indexed.
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Please answer the previous question about CMS content. Does Blast Lucene offer the option to index CMS content, and if not, when will that feature be made available?

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Does lucene refer to Apache lucene and does it run on solr? Or, is solr an added option?
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