How to Design Faceted Search
Last updated on 2014-01-03
About the Book
Designing Faceted Search can be a real pain in the neck.
I found it when I had to design one for my web application.
That is also when I learned a ton about how to design Faceted Search the right way.
In this book, I aim to teach everything that I have learned about Faceted Search.
And I hope you like it and enjoy reading the book as much as I have enjoyed writing it.
- Setting Expectations Right
- What is Faceted Search?
- Placement of the Faceted Search Region
- Default State of the Facets
Types of Fields in Facets
- Check Boxes
- Radio Buttons
- Color Choosers
- Range Sliders
- Other Field Types
Displaying Values within Facets
- Arranging Values
- All Values or Subset of Values
- Count of Results
- Interactions between Facets
- Refreshing Search Results
- Clearing Selected Values
- Faceted Search in Web Applications
- One Feature is Fine But…..
- Reviews Mean Everything
- Thank You
- About the Author
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