Since the debut of Magento 2 in August 2016, Magento 2 Layered Navigation is considered as one of the must-have extensions for online stores. Because the navigation is a perfect result of all Magento 2 advantages and the advanced development by Mageplaza team who honestly want to help improve the navigation performance on your Magento 2 store.
First of all, when founded by Magento 2 architecture, the default navigation comes with the better codes and fastens the site performance with the full page cache as well. More amazing than Magento 1’s speed, Magento 2 can run an average of 20% faster. They are the crucial keys to contribute your increasing sale, in addition, they engage to get the higher rank on the search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.
Aside from the basic magento 2 features, now Layered Navigation is optimized by many edge-cutting factors. Specifically, instant loading is enabled when there is any request to show a list of search results right on the current page instead of redirecting to another page. On other words, this functionality only calls for the part of exhibiting product results. Or if you apply Magento 2 Layered Navigation for the filter option. Your customers will be free to select the price range on the flexible price slider by moving the bar to everywhere they wish. However, in the special occasion as today, I interestingly tell you the most awesome weapon from Layered Navigation Magento 2 module - Multiselect filters & options on the navigation.
As soon as the installation of the module is successful, about the navigation interface, there is not any change basically as well as it is still placed on the left sidebar, but you will feel more convenience in filtering by product attribute. Above all, the layered navigation allows shopping by multiple characteristics to request all in-stock items which are fully matched with their needs. I can give you an example when the clients find a product on your improved navigation through a screenshot.
On the picture, the results are purple tanks in medium size and they entirely meet with “Shopping by” requirement. Moreover, an impressive difference from the default filter is possibly choosing more than one option for each filter attribute at the same time. As you can see, many options will be shown/hidden via Accordion technology, that make the sidebar neat and friendly. Open a section of the product attributes and select multiple options of the same filter.
Suppose that the buyer needs to clothes made of cotton and fleece, they can mark appropriate checkboxes of the desired options. With Multiselect filters and options functionality, your store is having a big revolution to improve filtered search and reinforce customer search by the time-saving way.
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