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Elasticsearch alternative for Sitecore

An Easy-To-Use Sitecore Elasticsearch Alternative With More Features

Optimize your Sitecore search experience and conversions easily without burdening your developers.

Luigi's Box gives you a user-friendly setup process, reducing the time and expertise required to get it up and running at a fair price.

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.
Last update: 28/02/2023

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Unique benefits

What makes Luigi’s Box special?

Luigi's Box is built on top of the best search engines out there. It offers unmatched accuracy, seamless integration, powerful features, and more. 

Not just for developers, It's for everyone

Unlike Elasticsearch, Luigi's Box is created for smooth and frustration-free use for everyone, not only developers.

Advanced search features

With features like typo correction and auto-suggestion, your customers find relevant products even when the search term isn't complete.

Content analysis made easier

With intuitive dashboards and built-in features, you can analyze the content in the search queries and give personalized recommendations.

Real-time relevant results

Luigi's Box offers advanced search features created to provide your store's customers with only relevant search results much faster.

Choose what suits you

How to pick an Elasticsearch alternative for your Sitecore site?

When choosing an alternative, several attributes are essential, such as easy-to-use and seamless integration into your Sitecore site. Check out if it has the following features before using:

Seamless integration

Opt for an alternative that provides seamless integration, streamlining data indexing and search within the Sitecore ecosystem.

An active support team

Check if they use chatbots or real people behind their customer support. The support should be fast and receptive to feedback.

Multilingual content on the site

Look for a solution that offers multiple language options, especially if you want to expand your sales abroad.

Easy-to-use solution

Pick an option that is easier to use and does not provide only complex features that require IT people to use.


Here's what clients say about us

Read about our clients’ real experiences with Luigi’s Box products.

Luigi’s Box is willing to go the extra mile

Luigi’s Box increased search conversion by 28% in just two weeks. The implementation was smooth, the language processing and Search are superior, and the admin platform with built-in Analytics is easy to use.

Péter Molnár
Head of eCommerce

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

It’s easy to use and has robust features. I especially like AI-powered search and personalized recommendations. Our average order increased by over 10%. I recommend Luigi's Box to anyone who sells online.

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

Building in-house search is like building another Google

It doesn’t make sense to develop our own search. Luigi’s Box's value is understanding and adapting to our needs. This level of understanding and responsiveness is absent in competitors offering similar solutions.

Martin Derňar
Chief Digital & eCommerce, 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 improving customer experience. The quicker customers find what they search for, the higher the chance they will complete the purchase.

Juraj Giacko
Head of E-Commerce, EXIsport

Improved conversion rates and customer satisfaction

Luigi’s Box is a very progressive tool that complements our existing analytical data. Its usage led to higher conversion rates and helped us maintain high customer satisfaction standards.

Jana Karasová
Online Sales and Service Development Specialist, O2

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

Luigi’s Box was an eye-opener for us. E-shops often forget about customer experience and invest too much in advertising. Luigi's Box showed us what we can gain when we care about search.

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
Why choose Luigi's Box

Why is Luigi’s Box a suitable Elasticsearch alternative

Luigi’s Box is a unique platform with multiple additional features over other alternatives. It’s easy to use, offers seamless integration with API, and helps you with every search component on your e-commerce store.

Advance ranking

Advance search results with higher match quality

Unlike Elasticsearch, Luigi’s Box ensures users receive the most relevant results or recommendations at the top of their lists. This benefit directly translates into higher user satisfaction, as people find what they are looking for quickly and easily. It leads to increased user trust in the system and a higher likelihood of users returning to your platform for future needs.

Analyze & execute

Personalized product recommendations based on data

Leverage user data and preferences to suggest products or services tailored to each individual. This feature enhances customer engagement by presenting items that align with the user’s interests and past behaviors. As a result, customers are more likely to make purchases when presented with relevant, appealing options related to their search terms.

Smart search

Convenient search with voice search

The voice search feature significantly improves user experience by allowing users to interact with technology more naturally and conveniently. It reduces the need for manual typing and enables hands-free, intuitive interactions, making it particularly beneficial for mobile devices, smart speakers, and other voice-enabled applications.

Boost site performance

Better performance with advanced management

Luigi’s Box gives your Sitecore site a better search speed and query response times. This way, customers don’t have to wait for their search results. Instead, they get quick and relevant results related to their search term. With advanced content management features, you can enhance content authoring, publishing, and version control.

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What's in the box


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


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


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

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 is Elasticsearch?

    Elasticsearch is a search and analytics engine providing developers with a versatile toolkit for building AI-powered search applications on an extendable platform. Reduce the number of cycles required for development and bring an improved search to market more quickly.

    What makes Luigi's Box stand out from Elasticsearch?

    Luigi’s Box offers a more straightforward and user-friendly setup process, reducing the time and expertise required to get it up and running. It outperforms Elasticsearch in terms of search speed and query response times. Also, it has more flexible customization options and extensibility for tailoring search functionalities to the unique needs of your Sitecore store.

    Why is Luigi's Box called an easier-to-use solution?

    Luigi’s Box offers easy self-integration without the need for your IT Team, saving time and additional costs related to integration and setup. In addition, the user interface is designed so that users can easily understand and navigate without extensive training. Our solution aims to make the user experience smooth and frustration-free.

    What are the Elasticsearch alternatives for Sitecore? 

    The most popular Elasticsearch alternatives include Coveo Relevance Cloud, Algolia, Apache Solr, or Luigi’s Box.