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Algolia Announces General Availability of AI-Powered Search Products

Algolia, the leading provider of an API Platform for Dynamic Experiences, announced the general availability of two key products in its Algolia Search portfolio: Dynamic Synonym Suggestions, and Dynamic Re-Ranking. Launched into beta in Fall 2020, these AI-powered products are designed to surface relevant content and products irrespective of how a person navigates the site or describes the item they are searching for, serves up results based on the person’s actions on the site, and provides the ability to personalize the…

Algolia Unveils Vision for Future of Dynamic Digital Experiences

Company advances beyond search, powers holy grail of dynamic experiences with ability to predict user intent, deliver results, and build trust in an instant Algolia today announced its new vision for dynamic experiences that will enable businesses to quickly predict a visitor’s intent on their digital property (web, mobile, or other) in real-time, in the session, in the moment. Armed with this visitor intent, the company can surface dynamic content in the form of search results, recommendations, offers, in-app…

Algolia Acquires MorphL, Launches AI-Powered Predictive Experiences and Personalization

Algolia acquires Google DNI-funded MorphL, an AI/ML platform MorphL’s AI/ML platform to fuel Algolia’s new AI offerings Algolia’s headless, API-first “building block” approach eliminates barriers to AI implementation, helping businesses drive conversion and personalization Algolia, the leading Search-as-a-Service company, announced that it has acquired MorphL, a Google Digital News Initiative-funded startup, to help power Algolia’s new AI offering. This new suite of API-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine…

Algolia Adds Three Key Executives To Continue Hypergrowth

Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery platform, announced three additions to its executive team: Michelle Adams as Chief Revenue Officer, Jim Schattin as Chief Customer Officer, and Piyush Patel as Chief Strategic Business Development Officer. These leaders will work together to plan and execute on the company’s next phase of growth in the Search and Discovery market. Algolia’s three new executive hires round out a momentous year filled with innovation and hypergrowth. Trending at over 1.25 trillion search operations…

Algolia Launches the Industry’s Most Intelligent Self-Learning Search Platform Powered by AI, Designed Using Trillions of Searches

Algolia AI allows companies to build tailored experiences that continuously learn, tune, and personalize based on user behavior Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, today announced Algolia AI, a suite of AI tools that enables businesses of all sizes to create always-optimized, personalized digital experiences with less manual tuning and curation. Algolia AI—designed using trillions of searches, making it the most intelligent search platform on the market—is packaged inside an easy-to-use and flexible API.…

Algolia to Bring New Headless Commerce Search and Discovery Capabilities to Customers with Salesforce Commerce Cloud Integration

Collaboration Powers Rich, Engaging Omnichannel and Digital Experiences Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, announced its integration with Salesforce Commerce Cloud. Customers can now easily adopt a unified headless architecture to create innovative product-based experiences on every channel—from websites and mobile applications to voice-enabled technology and kiosks—to drive more customer engagement and conversions. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, total online spending in May 2020 reached $82.5…

Algolia Adds 1,000 New Customers in First Half of 2020, Rising to Search & Discovery Needs Amidst Unprecedented Digital Adoption

Search-as-a-Service Leader Highlights Corporate Momentum on Top of Recognition From Forbes’ Next Billion Dollar Startups and Inc. 5000 Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, closed the first half of 2020 with strong growth and momentum, driven by an increase in customers, product innovation, key executive hires, industry accolades, and a surge in use of its Search-as-a-Service platform—exceeding daily Black Friday levels of traffic by up to 28%. In 2020, there has been a massive and unprecedented…

Algolia Hires New CEO to Lead Next Stage of Company Growth

Bernadette Nixon Brings Proven Company-Building and Deep Go-to-Market Experience to High-Growth Search-as-a-Service Leader Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, announced the appointment of Bernadette Nixon as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Nixon most recently served as CEO at Alfresco, where she led the open source content services provider in redefining its go-to-market strategy, launching strategic new products and building a world-class team to scale the company’s growth. Nixon will leverage this…

Algolia Announces Winter ‘20 with Search Experience Management to Help Business Users Grow Revenues by 30%

Latest Release Includes Powerful New Tools including Visual Editor, Advanced Analytics, Crawler and a New Offering Targeting B2B Websites Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, announced its Winter ‘20 product launch, unveiling Search Experience Management (SXM) and addressing the organizational challenge of providing delightful customer experiences while maximizing business value. New functionalities include Visual Editor, which allows business users to visually edit desired search results—requiring no…

Algolia Raises $110 Million in Funding

Series C Investment from Accel and Salesforce Ventures Reflects Growing Need to Deliver World-class Search and Discovery Experiences Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution, announced it has raised $110 million in funding. The company’s Series C was led by existing investor Accel, with additional investments from Salesforce Ventures and several other leading firms. There are over 4.5 billion people on the web today1. They are searching across 1.8 billion websites2 and millions of apps3. Algolia’s mission is to…

Algolia Appoints Ashley Stirrup as Chief Marketing Officer

Experienced Marketing Leader from Talend Joins Hyper-Growth Search and Discovery Leader Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery solution for websites and mobile apps, announced Ashley Stirrup as chief marketing officer to lead corporate marketing strategy and support the company’s rapid expansion. Stirrup brings more than 20 years of technology marketing experience at thriving companies, helping lead through high-growth stages and IPO. “Consumers expect to find exactly what they want in seconds whether that is on the web…

Algolia Announces Expanded Collaboration with WW – The New Weight Watchers – on Voice-Enabled Technology

WW Leverages Algolia to Power Enhanced Digital Experience with Wellow, Its New Voice App Algolia, the leading Search and Discovery API for websites and mobile apps, announced that WW – the new Weight Watchers – selected Algolia’s powerful voice search to enable WW’s new smart voice application that launched on Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant. With more than 43 million people in the United States now owning a smart speaker, voice-enabled technology has become a cornerstone of many households. WW recently launched…

Interview with Eva Tsai, Chief Marketing Officer, Algolia

"Search will no longer be limited to a list of outcomes that are a result of entering a few key words. Search will become natural and human."Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What made you join Algolia?         After studying at MIT and spending the earlier part of my career in engineering, consulting and IT, I decided to take my work in a different direction and venture into the field of marketing. I have always been one to enjoy the journey, and you can often find me on the unbeaten path. While some…

Algolia Acquires SeaUrchin.IO, Bringing Real-Time Search Analytics to 40B+ Queries a Month

Algolia 's Acquisition of SeaUrchin.IO, Adds Deep Search Insights Capabilities and Strengthens Algolia's New Query Analytics and Click Tracking Solutions Algolia, the leading hosted Search & Discovery solution for websites and mobile apps, announced that it has acquired the technology behind SeaUrchin.IO, one of the first platforms built solely to deliver real-time search insights for enterprises. The acquisition complements Algolia's new Search Analytics and Click Analytics solutions, which for the first time give…

Leading Open Source “Headless” CMS Provider Strapi Introduces First Global User Conference

StrapiConf is a free virtual conference with talks from Strapi executives, customers and JAMstack ecosystem leaders Strapi, backer of the world’s most popular open-source “headless” content management system (CMS), today announced its first global user conference, StrapiConf. The free virtual event for the Strapi community will be held April 22, 2021. Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview with Shalin Jain, CEO at HappyFox “StrapiConf offers an opportunity for the global Strapi community of users in over 160…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Walmart (E-Commerce and Mobile Commerce), Algolia (Customer Experience Management) White Shark Media (Native & Programmatic Advertising), Data Axle (B2B Data), to Toldright (Video). Walmart Announces Expanded Vision and New Name for its Media Business Walmart announced an expanded vision and new name for its media business, now called Walmart Connect. Formerly known as Walmart…

Elastic Path Reinvents Vendor Marketplace to Unlock Benefits of Composable Commerce Movement

Built for brands driving unique digital commerce strategies, the Composable Commerce Hub provides the first and only open exchange of business solutions powered by an ecosystem of leading digital commerce providers Elastic Path, the leading Headless Commerce provider for digitally-driven brands, today launched a next generation marketplace called the Composable Commerce Hub. The Composable Commerce Hub is the first and only open exchange of business solutions powered by an ecosystem of leading digital commerce providers.…

MarTech Interview with Gadi Shamia, CEO at Replicant

"In the near future, we will see a more automatic and streamlined supply chain, where automation takes care of the majority of the process across all steps of the employee and customer journey." Hi Gadi, tell us about your journey and how you arrived at Replicant.ai. I got involved in the Contact Center space almost six years ago when I met the Founder and CEO of Talkdesk. Back then, most call centers were using on-premise software, but Talkdesk offered the only call center software that could run in a browser. I…

Four51 Announces Re-architected and Redesigned OrderCloud Developer Portal

As APIs and headless eCommerce become the default in 2020, Four51 continues commitment to the developer community Four51 announces the release of a redesigned and re-architected OrderCloud Developer Portal at OrderCloud.io, furthering its commitment to its developer community. Four51 Announces Re-architected and Redesigned OrderCloud™ Developer Portal OrderCloud, Four51’s cloud-native, API-first, headless eCommerce platform launched in 2016. OrderCloud was designed to give enterprise development teams access…

Cigna and Express Scripts Further Enhance Customer Service Offerings Through New Collaboration with Amazon Alexa

Cigna and Express Scripts Introduce Amazon Alexa Voice Skills to Make Health Care More Personalized and Convenient for Customers Cigna and Express Scripts have collaborated with Amazon Alexa to launch two voice skills to make health care more engaging, personalized and convenient for customers. The Cigna and Express Scripts Alexa skills will enable eligible customers to use voice technology to manage pharmacy prescriptions, engage in health improvement programs and track wellness incentives. “In particular, we believe…