Thanks Shawn! I think that Amazon was the first place that I saw this flow, and it certainly inspired my team’s work at LinkedIn. Amazon’s price sort can still a bit stochastic, but I do appreciate that it continues to do relevance thresholding by default — usually through automatic category scoping of the query. The escape hatches to see all results aren’t always obvious, but it sounds like nobody complains. Maybe because using those escape hatches is a mistake searchers don’t make more than once. :-)

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