Search API : Build your custom search pages in Drupal 8

The Core Search and Search API module provides a framework for easily creating searches on any entity in Drupal, using any kind of search engine. For site administrators, it is a great alternative to other search solutions, since it already incorporates facetting support and the ability to use the Views module for displaying search results, filters, etc. 

The session will give be discussing creating a Custom search pages in Drupal 8 with help of Search API and Core searches.

Key points:

  • Search in Drupal 7
  • Why Search API
  • What’s new in Drupal 8
  • Create Search page using Core Search
  • Create Search page using Views
  • How to Modify Search Results
  • Introduction to Search API
  • Create Search page using Views(Search API)
  • Creating Facets

Live Demo on creating custom search pages from Core search and Views module(Search API).