Thanks for feedback. I looked at using d3, but got slightly overwhelmed by
the complexity/options when I just wanted to start out with some simple
Would love to use d3 though because I agree there are some amazing
visualizations one could build. I'll take a look at it again when I get a
chance (issue added: https://github.com/Automattic/es-backbone/issues/1).
If anyone has any d3 visualizations you think I should borrow from, please
send them along.
Love Sematext's blog BTW. Cheers!
On Tue, Aug 21, 2012 at 4:30 AM, Otis Gospodnetic <
Looks good and thanks for sharing!
My only comment so far: please consider using something with d3, not Flot.
Flot was probably the best choice for this at some point, but as an
open-source project it didn't feel healthy last time we evaluated it. We
are still using it in our services (see signature), but are going to
Search Analytics - http://sematext.com/search-analytics/index.html
Scalable Performance Monitoring - http://sematext.com/spm/index.html
On Sunday, August 19, 2012 8:54:13 PM UTC-4, Greg Brown wrote:
I just released a library for quickly building interactive faceted search
sites (with charts). I wrote an intro blog posthttp://gibrown.wordpress.com/2012/08/20/quickly-build-faceted-search-with-elasticsearch-and-backbone-js/to the library, or head straight over to the es-backbone
github repo https://github.com/Automattic/es-backbone.
Still very v0.1 software, but I have it working for three internal search
Hope this will help someone else to build some front ends that are as
cool as ElasticSearch is on the back end.