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Elasticsearch Alternative for Laravel

Laravel's New Search Star: Luigi's Box is the Ultimate Elasticsearch Alternative

Luigi's Box allows Laravel developers to seamlessly handle search functionalities., making it the go-to choice for optimized performance, cost-effectiveness, and simplified search implementation. 

Comparing the options

Elasticsearch vs. Luigi's Box: Features comparison

Explore the feature showdown between Elasticsearch and Luigi's Box. Discover which search engine reigns supreme for optimizing your e-commerce store's performance and customer experience.

Luigi’s Box Luigi’s Box
Elasticsearch Elasticsearch
No-Code Self-Service Integration Easy self-integration without the need for your IT Team.
API Integration Seamless backend integration through API.
Advanced Language Support Top-notch processing of European languages including CEE.
Synonyms Suggestions AI-powered synonyms suggestions for all Latin languages.
Recommender Personalized product recommendations.
Multiplatform Analytics Analytics is compatible with any search engine.
Advanced Ranking Search results not only by the full-text score but the match quality.
Fixing Typos Working with the query even if the customer made a mistake.
No Results Prevention Determining an important part of a query for more general search results.
Product Codes Recognizing product codes in various formats.
Product Variants Only the most suitable product option for more diversified results.
Dynamic Facets Filters always relevant to the currently viewed category.
Pin to Position Assign desired position to the product in the search results.
Product Listing All the perks of advanced ranking in the navigation product lists.
Offline A/B Test See the results before going live without any risks.
Voice Search Search for products without the need for typing.
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Unraveling Luigi's Box

What makes Luigi’s Box special?

Luigi's Box offers advanced search capabilities with its AI-powered engine, an intuitive autocomplete feature, and a robust analytics engine. Discover the unique advantages that set Luigi's Box apart for unparalleled search performance in your Laravel applications.

AI-powered search engine

Luigi's Box leverages advanced machine learning and AI algorithms to deliver highly relevant search results and enhance user experience.

Intuitive autocomplete showcase

Luigi's Box offers real-time suggestions, making search faster. Autocomplete functionality encourages website visitors to engage with the search bar and begin a search.

Robust analytics engine

Luigi's Box provides valuable insights into user behavior, search patterns, and popular queries with its powerful analytics engine, optimizing your search strategy.

Seamless integration with Laravel

Luigi's Box offers hassle-free integration, allowing you to incorporate its search capabilities into your existing Laravel projects effortlessly.

Choosing the perfect search application

How to pick Laravel Elasticsearch alternative?

When choosing the suitable Laravel Elasticsearch alternative, look for robust features like advanced full-text search capabilities, powerful search algorithms, seamless search indices management, and delivering a terrific search experience.

Full-text engine

Ensure the alternative offers comprehensive full-text search capabilities, allowing users to find relevant information within the content of documents and records.

Advanced search algorithms

Opt for a solution with cutting-edge search algorithms, enabling precise and efficient data retrieval based on user queries.

Efficient search indices management

Look for streamlined search indices management to optimize performance, making indexing and querying processes seamless and hassle-free.

Exceptional search experience

Choose an alternative that delivers an exceptional search experience to users with fast, accurate, and relevant results.

G2 ratings

E‑commerce search usability index

Have a look at the usability scores for G2’s E‑commerce search category. The chart highlights critical factors contributing to the products’ overall Usability score.

  • Ease of Admin
  • Ease of Use
  • Meets Requirements
  • Other Factors
Luigi’s Box
  • Ease of Admin: 1.76
  • Ease of Use: 2.8
  • Meets Requirements: 2.8
  • Other Factors: 1.69
Ease of Admin: 1.76
Ease of Use: 2.8
Meets Requirements: 2.8
Other Factors: 1.69
  • Ease of Admin: 1.76
  • Ease of Use: 2.24
  • Meets Requirements: 2.62
  • Other Factors: 0.6
Ease of Admin: 1.76
Ease of Use: 2.24
Meets Requirements: 2.62
Other Factors: 0.6

Hear from our happy users

Discover what our satisfied users have to say about their experience with Luigi’s Box. Read these testimonials and see how our search solution has transformed their Laravel projects.

"It has proven to be an absolutely invaluable tool!"

It is extremely easy to use and has robust features to boost your e-commerce project. I especially like AI-powered search and personalized recommendations for our customers. In fact, thanks to Luigi's Box, we...

Tomáš O.
Co-founder & CMO
Full Review on G2

"Very good search engine and recommender."

Good search engine and recommender, can be tuned up by individual settings in the back office. It is very helpful, especially when you have very large product offer.

Petr M.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

"Great product for customers. Very helpful for growing revenue."

Management system with many functions, dashboards and monthly summary in e-mail, great support (fast, good recommendations, communication, etc.), stable.

Jozef F.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

Shopping cart value increased dramatically

Recommender is a useful and inspirational resource for our customers to discover Powerlogy's products. How do we know that? Our average shopping cart value has been rising dramatically.

Michal Dodok
Head of Marketing, Powerlogy

Conversion rate increased by 600%

We’ve been using Luigi’s Box since 2017. In addition to our search conversion rate increase by 600%, the service also enhanced our in-store customer service.

Martin Derňar
Chief Omnichannel Officer, Nay

Taking extra effort to improve business results

Luigi’s Box massively streamlines shopping for our customers. Moreover, they developed several features for us that help manage products in our e-shop.

Piotr Maciążka
Implementation Team Manager, Answear

Luigi’s Box improves customer experience

The most significant contribution of Luigi’s Box to EXIsport is an improvement in customer experience. The quicker they find what they search for, and the more relevant the search query is, the higher...

Juraj Giacko
Head of E-Commerce, EXIsport

Improved conversion rates and customer satisfaction

Luigi’s Box is a very progressive tool, which complements our existing analytical data. Its usage led not only to higher conversion rates for our e-shop but helped us keep high standards of customer...

Jana Karasová
Online Sales and Service Development Specialist, O2

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us. E-shoppers often forget to care about customer experience and invest too many resources into advertising. Luigi's Box showed us what we could gain if we...

Soňa Fialková
CEO, SpokojenýPes

Team of professional specialists

Luigi’s Box is a guarantee of a professional approach. As the search specialists, they lead us to our goals much faster.

Tomáš Bzirský
Performance Marketing Manager, Košík

More than €100,000/year thanks to Luigi’s Box

Given our size, Luigi's Box brings us over €100,000 a year without much hard work for a price that was immediately returned multiple times.

Jakub Žilinčan
Chief Marketing Officer, Electronic-star
Unlocking the perfect match

Why is Luigi’s Box a suitable Laravel Elasticsearch alternative?

Experience unmatched search performance with Luigi’s Box. Enjoy a wide range of features like contextual search, dynamic search filters, natural language processing, and typo tolerance – elements that elevate your search term accuracy, reduce bounce rates, and ensure superior user experience.

Contextual search

Deliver targeted results

Luigi’s Box goes beyond simple keyword matching, understanding the context of user queries for more accurate and relevant search results and enhancing user satisfaction.

Dynamic search filters

Customize your search experience

Empower users to refine their search results in real-time with dynamic filters, enabling seamless data exploration and streamlining the search experience.


Understand user intent

Luigi’s Box leverages NLP to comprehend user intent from natural language queries, improving search precision and catering to user preferences and phrasing.

Typo tolerance

Deliver accurate results

With built-in typo tolerance, Luigi’s Box handles spelling and grammatical errors effortlessly, ensuring users receive relevant results despite potentially mistyped search terms.

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Experience next-level search capabilities for your Laravel projects. Take your search performance to new heights with our advanced search capabilities.

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Discover Luigi's Box features

Luigi’s Box Analytics

Comprehensive analytics that identifies issues with search queries and helps find out how to optimize them.

Luigi’s Box Recommender

Personalized boxes with product recommendations help raise the average order value and can be placed anywhere on the website.

Luigi’s Box Search

Smart search with autocomplete helps visitors quickly find the products they are looking for, considerably reducing wasteful shopping time. Able to cope with any search query.

Luigi's Box Product Listing

Personalized product listing pages, organized in a way that enhances browsing experience, supports your business goals and increases revenue.

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    Frequently asked questions

    What sets Luigi's Box apart from Laravel Elasticsearch?

    Luigi’s Box offers a more comprehensive set of features, including an intuitive search bar, advanced search algorithms, and AI-powered search capabilities, making it a popular choice among Laravel developers seeking enhanced search performance.

    How does Luigi's Box ensure a seamless search experience?

    Luigi’s Box employs cutting-edge technology like natural language processing and typo tolerance, ensuring accurate search results, even spelling and grammatical errors, providing users an unparalleled search journey.

    Can I easily integrate Luigi's Box into my existing Laravel project?

    Absolutely! Luigi’s Box offers seamless integration, making it a user-friendly choice for developers looking to enhance their search capabilities without significant disruptions to their existing setup.

    Are there any additional advanced features that Luigi's Box provides?

    Yes! Luigi’s Box goes beyond standard search functionalities, offering dynamic search filters that allow users to refine their results in real-time, further enhancing the search experience for your audience. Additionally, Luigi’s Box brings voice search and search personalization to deliver a highly tailored and efficient search experience.