Add Location-based Searching to Your PHP App with Elasticsearch

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February 08, 2020

Add Location-based Searching to Your PHP App with Elasticsearch

Searching based on a user's location is a feature of many websites and applications. This type of search can add relevancy and value to a website, especially when these results can include distance from a point, within a rectangle or other shape, combined with fast text searches. In this talk we'll take an in depth look at how Elasticsearch supports geosearching. We'll look at the different types of location searches and how to integrate them into your PHP application. By the end of this talk you will be able to add awesomely relevant location based searches that will impress your users.



February 08, 2020