Designed for creating marketplaces, booking apps, SEO friendly catalogs
and vertical search applications
ItemsAPI is an abstraction layer of Elasticsearch written in Express.js.
While Elasticsearch is flexible but also very complex, ItemsAPI emphasis on simplicity, productivity and easy to use especially for web and mobile applications.
ItemsAPI is also set of various open source tools like crawlers, CLI and website generators (mostly written in Node.js).
ItemsAPI is a software which helps creating vertical search engines and various catalogs in hours or even in minutes.
It also helps you prototype your booking system, marketplace, reviews system, rankings or price comparison.
Thanks to that you can make much more experiments and business validations. You can collect more feedback from users, have faster time to market and eventually create a better digital product.
Deploy project to heroku or start on your local machine
Put all your JSON data into ItemsAPI
System is intelligently processing data and creates API automatically. Ready for you further customization.
You can focus now on mobile or web application and save time on creating backend
Full-text searching. More efficient and accurated than MySQL or MongoDB. Thanks to Elasticsearch
Add latitude and longitude to your items and make sorting similar to yelp or tripadvisor
Showing items with collaborative filtering algorithm. The same which is used by amazon
Filters generated without coding and customized in configuration. The goal is to make filtering as great as in the leading marketplaces
Interested in the project ? Go to the github repository!