Algolia Index

Learning how to use Algolia on Interplay

Written By Brian Sathinathan (Super Administrator)

Updated at January 5th, 2021


This node allows the user to enter a JSON formatted string for 1 object to be entered into a pre-existing index in the user’s Algolia account.

Code For Above Flow

[{"id":"9be9b6b2.7b23b8","type":"algoliaindex","z":"2371a025.57348","API_ID":"","API_Key":"","Index":"","name":"","x":250,"y":300,"wires":[["c4090305.3bc3a"]]},{"id":"e1407952.6bd4e8","type":"inject","z":"2371a025.57348","name":"","topic":"","payload":"{     \"name\": \"Pizza\",     \"price\": \"10\",     \"quantity\": \"7\"   }","payloadType":"str","repeat":"","crontab":"","once":false,"onceDelay":0.1,"x":90,"y":300,"wires":[["9be9b6b2.7b23b8"]]},{"id":"c4090305.3bc3a","type":"console","z":"2371a025.57348","name":"","active":true,"tosidebar":true,"console":false,"tostatus":false,"complete":"payload","x":410,"y":300,"wires":[]}]


payload (string)A string formatted as a JSON object to be indexed (Example: {“name”: “Pizza”, “price”: “10”, “quantity”: “7”}


API_ID (string)The users Application ID

API_Key (string)

The users Admin API Key

Index (string)

The index under which the JSON object that was passed through the payload will be indexed under. (Must already exists or have been created by the user)


payload (object)An object with information confirming the completed transaction

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