Compare Mageplaza Layered Navigation vs. Mirasvit Layered Navigation

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The Mageplaza's Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension also enhances the sorting results delivery speed by page loading via AJAX. The module also adds more product filters and the ability to combine them. SEO-friendly URLs provided by the module help to promote the store in search engines. Product count and displayed out-of-stock items inform clients about the desired product availability. Scroll to the top feature and seamless infinite scrolling provide a more comfortable interaction experience with the search page.

The Magento 2 Layered Navigation from Mirasvit is a tool to enhance your store frontend with additional filtering and navigational capabilities, making it easier for customers to navigate your product catalog. AJAX technology provides a faster display of filtered items and allows users to scroll the results page infinitely. Attribute search, popular filters, and an alphabetical index for filtering options help clients navigate the search menu comfortably. Advanced multiselect logic and grouped filter options quicken the process of the search. Promote your store in Google Search higher by configuring layered navigation URLs in a SEO-friendly manner. And the customizable brand pages and attribute images are better at catching clients' interest.

Key Benefits of the Mirasvit's Layered Navigation

The Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension by Mirasvit uses AJAX to provide scroll options, like infinite scroll, "show more" button, and combinations of these options. The extension can also generate links for each filterable attribute value on the product view page. This allows users to filter the products based on those attributes with ease.

The human-friendly configurable URLs help your store rank higher on Google by being SEO-optimized. With this module, you can create customizable brand pages and add full images to the attributes that are not swatches. You can also change the number of visible filters and customize the sidebar and horizontal navigation.

Feature Comparison

Magento 2 Layered Navigation module by Mageplaza brings a broad array of features to the store. With this extension, you can enable infinite search and add new filtering options for users. The module adds automatic scrolling to the top of the page when loading filtered results. It adds quick lookup, highlights of the filtering options in color, and the "apply filter" button. Dedicated brand pages and the "shop by brand" functionality are also included.

Magento 2 Layered Navigation Extension by Mirasvit improves every part of the navigation system. The module works faster with AJAX, adds new product filters, and provides flexible customization options. It adds infinite scrolling, brand pages, and attribute linking, providing more nuanced in-depth functions. For example, it allows you to set visibility to the search engines like Google for pages with applied filters. You can also choose canonical URLs for these pages to avoid link duplication issues. The extension allows to combine any horizontal and vertical filters. You can also limit attribute options to focus customers' attention.

Key Features of Magento 2 Layered Navigation Extensions

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  • Smart Price Slider
    The module lets users choose any price range they want interactively via sliders. You can also choose different styles for the price slider.
  • Filter Options
    You can now filter products based on their availability in stock, rating, and whether they are newly arrived or currently on sale.
  • Shop by Brand
    You can display featured brands in a sidebar and allow users to filter products by the desired brand, as with attributes.
  • Infinite Scrolling
    With the power of AJAX, customers can scroll the results page seamlessly without the need to refresh the page for the following results.
  • Scroll to the Top
    The page can automatically scroll to the top whenever your visitors load new results, making it easier for them to see the content.
  • Product Count
    Stores can show the number of products for each attribute right next to them, inside parentheses
  • "Apply Filter" button
    The "Apply Filter" button lets shoppers see the results only after they push it. This helps avoid constant refreshing of the page when filters are picked.
  • SEO-friendly URL
    The module can create SEO-friendly URLs that are organized well to rank high on search results and are easy to navigate and remember for future searches.
  • Out-of-stock functions
    You can decide whether to show or hide options that don't have any products. Additionally, out-of-stock products can be moved to the bottom of the categories.
  • Quick Lookup
    For each attribute filter, there will be a search box where customers can simply type keywords to get search results instantly.
  • Highlights
    When customers choose filtering options, they will be shown with highlighted colors.
  • Exclude Filters
    The module allows you to remove the product state and rating filters from specific categories.

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  • Infinite Scrolling
    The AJAX scrolling feature allows users to load more products without refreshing the page. It can be done automatically, by clicking the "Load More" button or by combining both options.
  • New Filters
    This module adds new filters, like availability of stock, product rating, newly arrived items, and running sales.New Filters. This module adds new filters, like availability of stock, product rating, newly arrived items, and running sales.
  • Filters Management
    With this extension, you can modify the filter's visibility. You can move them to the sidebar, hide or display certain filters and limit attribute options as you desire.
  • Multi Select
    Customers can now combine multiple filters at once. Improved AND/OR logic will help them to get more relevant results.
  • Linked Attributes
    The extension can create links for each filter option on the product page. When you click on a link, it will apply that filter to the products shown
  • Grouped Options
    This extension lets you group different choices for attributes together. For instance, when customers search for red clothes, they will also see items in purple and orange colors.
  • Quick Navigation
    You can display the most popular and frequently used filter options to help customers with their search..
  • Custom URLs
    This module simplifies layered links and makes them readable to the human eye and search engines. It also helps with duplication problems by choosing a preferred URL for pages with applied filters. You can also control how search engines see pages with applied filters.
  • Filter Images
    The module allows you to add images to non-swatch attribute filters rather than show them in text.
  • Alphabetical Index
    With this feature, you can sort attribute options by the first letter of their label. You can also decide how many options the filter must include for the alphabetical index to appear.
  • Flexible UI
    The module allows you to customize a lot of aspects of the interface. You can enable brand and price sliders, display tooltips, adjust the filter display, alter between the horizontal and vertical bar, etc.
  • Brands' page
    You can add the page with all brands and create individual custom brand pages. You can also add a "featured brands" widget and change the setting of its animation.

Side-by-side features comparison

When you compare the features side by side, you can easily see the differences in what they can do. Viewing this detailed yet simple list lets you decide which extension best fits your online store's needs.

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AJAX infinite scroll
"Load More" button
Infinite scroll + "Load More"
Scroll to top
Filters multiselect
Multiselect logic AND/OR
Limit attribute options in filter
Category, stock, sale, and rating filters
Grouped Options
Product attribute linking
SEO-friendly filter URLs
Canonical URLs
Robot meta headers
All products page
Quick navigation (recommended filters)
All brands page
Brands slider
Different brand content for each store view
Display/hide attributes in categories
Customizable UI
Search box for individual attribute filters
Images to non-swatch attribute options
Alphabetical Index
"Apply filter" button
Quick lookup

Pick the best module for your store

Layered Navigation module improves standard website navigation usability. It adds functions that enhance users' comfort and make exploring your product catalog easier for customers. It also adds options to improve the relevance of the search results, like grouping similar attributes option.

The core functionality of Layered Navigation extension for Magento can be similar. However, Mirasvit's Layered Navigation and Layered Navigation module by Mageplaza each have unique features to offer. For example, Mirasvit’s extension adds infinite scrolling, and the "Load More" button. With this module you can also add pictures to non-swatch attribute options to catch the user's eye. While the Layered Navigation module by Mageplaza provides such unique functions, like a search box for individual attribute filters and an "Apply filter" button that helps customers pick all filters before refreshing the page.

By reviewing the extension's comparison table provided in this article you can discover the one that matches your online store needs best.

Reasons to choose Mirasvit
Client focusing and satisfaction

These are our primary. A major portion of our new clients come from referrals from our existing clients. Our professional team of developers, marketers and support staff have invested the best knowledge and experience in the field into our work, so you know you can come back to us again and again.

Remarkable support

One year free and high quality support. We go to great lengths to provide maximum satisfaction with every module you have purchased in our store. By helping you with installation, configuration, answering your every question, we do all our best to eliminate any possible problems.

Risk-free Investment

30-days money back guarantee. If you are not satisfied with our layered navigation extension performance for any reason, we provide a full refund.

Constant improvements and upgrades

We constantly add new features to all our modules, and are always interested in hearing your opinion and implementing your suggested features in our future developments.

Comprehensive Documentation

We provide an expanded user guide for every aspect of our layered navigation extension, so you can find answers for all your burning questions.

Unencrypted source code of our products

You can customize layered navigation extension according to your needs and requirements.

Usability and Performance

The Module is easy to install and upgrade, just follow our step-by-step user guide. Additionally, the extension is ready to use with the Hyvä theme.

Ready for Magento Cloud

No core modifications. The layered navigation extension has been tested in a Magento Cloud environment and is fully compatible with it.