Connecting Algolia to Cosmic JS for awesome search functionality!
Using Cosmic JS’s Webhooks, we can sync Algolia with Cosmic JS to provide fast and powerful search functionality to our projects.TL;DRDemoSource CodeIntroIf you’ve ever tried to implement search yourself, then you know it can be difficult. Thankfully, Algolia has created a product that makes it easy. In this article we’re going to go over how you can connect Algolia to your Cosmic JS backend and add it to your Apps. The demo App was built with React.js and an Express.js server. If you’re using something different, you can still follow this pattern. Just modify it for your use-case.There are four main steps:Create an Algolia AppCreate Cosmic JS WebhooksCreate #api endpoints to receive the Cosmic JS Webhook POST requestsAdd search widgets to our AppPart 1 — Create an Algolia AppNavigate to (...)