Wouldn't it be nice to allow your customers to search through your blogs just as quickly and easily as they do your products? Imagine selecting a collection of blogs by author or category, and then sorting them according to published date or even popularity. Well, it's certainly possible. Just like with products, all SearchSpring needs to power your content search is a data feed file. Below is a list of required and recommended fields to include.
In order to successfully generate blog pages as search results, the following required fields need to be provided in the feed:
While not required for indexing, these additional fields provide the information that can be used for additional facets and sort options, making it easier for your viewers to find the blogs they want. Some commonly used additional fields include the following:
- Data Published
To help visualize what a .csv file might look like with all of this information, we have provided an Excel file with a sample set of blog data here.