Navigate to 'Playground' in the left hand menu and then select the recommender logic you wish to use - in this case 'Similar items'.
Once selected, the recommender configuration options will appear:
You can input an item ID to get items that are similar to that item.
If you click 'SELECT ITEM FROM CATALOG' you will be taken to a search area where you can search for products. There is also the option to select a product from a list of popular products. Clicking on a product will select that ID for your Similar items recommender:
Now you can select the attributes you want to include in the API response - typically these are everything you want to include in your design in your email or on site. Standard fields include:
- Product image
- Product title
- Product url
- Sale price
- Gender/category information
You can apply filters to the recommender to filter out any unwanted products. For example, you may want to only show products from 'Womenswear' or filter out sale items.
Running the recommender
Once you have chosen a product ID for the recommender, click on the blue play button to run the recommender: The top 10 products most frequently purchased with the chosen product ID will display:
Saving your Recommender
Once you are happy with your configuration, click on the 'CREATE RECOMMENDER' green button. You will see a popup asking for a description for your recommender. Insert a description and click save - this will create your recommender.
The recommender will available in the 'Recommenders' area of the platform where you can export it into the Litmus Personalize Pro platform as a content source.