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Whoosh Alternatives

Whoosh is described as 'library of classes and functions for indexing text and then searching the index. It allows you to develop custom search engines for your content' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Whoosh for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is elasticsearch, which is free. Other great apps like Whoosh are Algolia, Apache Solr, Sphinx (search engine) and wordpress i-search pro.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted

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  1. elasticsearch icon

    elasticsearch

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Java

    ElasticSearch is a distributed, RESTful, source-available search server based on Java

    Screenshot
  2. Algolia icon

    Algolia

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Android SDK
    • Ruby
    • Python
    • JavaScript
    • AngularJS
    • cURL
    • Ruby on Rails
    • Node.JS
    • Objective-C

    Algolia helps product teams connect their users with information by providing the building blocks they need to create fast, relevant, personalized search.

    Screenshot


  3. Apache Solr icon

    Apache Solr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Microsoft Azure

    Solr is an open source enterprise search server based on Lucene search library, with XML/HTTP and JSON APIs. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, and rich document handling.

    The Velocity Search UI
  4. Sphinx (search engine) icon

    Sphinx (search engine)

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Sphinx is a software search engine designed with indexing database content in mind. It currently supports MySQL, PostgreSQL, and ODBC-compliant databases as data sources natively. Other data sources can be indexed via pipe in a custom XML format.

    Screenshot
  5. wordpress i-search pro icon

    wordpress i-search pro

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    i-Search Pro changes the way of WordPress Search. It’s full WooCommerce compatible. Provide Live search results in milliseconds. Include almost everything in your search results.

    High Speed Search Results


  6. Apisearch icon

    Apisearch

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Instagram
    • Twitter
    • GitHub Pages

    Search over millions of documents, and give to your users unique, amazing and unforgettable experiences.

    Screenshot
  7. Tribus icon

    Tribus

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Enterprise search, simplified. Cloud-based enterprise search solution that search across all of your organization’s content sources — Aconex, Procore, Dropbox, Microsoft Sharepoint, Onedrive, and more.

    Tribus Homepage
  8. TinySearch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    TinySearch is a lightweight, fast, full-text search engine. It is designed for static websites.

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  9. Google Custom Search  icon

    Google Custom Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Adds a customizable search box to your web pages and show fast, relevant results powered by Google Search. It is useful in the ways that is free, but has quite bad crawlers for YOUR website.

    Menu
  10. Appbase.io icon

    Appbase.io

    • Self-Hosted
    • elasticsearch
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Appbase.io provides a supercharged Elasticsearch experience with a #nocode relevance control plane (or JS UI components or a declarative REST API) and out-of-the-box search/click analytics and insights.

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