Backend and Infrastructure

Create Search Pages and Blocks with Views for Drupal 8, 9, and 10

One of Search API’s key advantages is that custom search pages can be created using Views. This allows a high degree of customization, while relying on a familiar toolset.

In this tutorial, we'll:

  • Describe how to use Views to create a search page
  • Explain search page best practices, including requiring input and no-results text

By the end of this tutorial you should be able to create a page that users can use to search your site's content using the Solr search backend.