New 2023 On-Site Search UX Benchmark with 1,000+ Performance Scores and 1,400+ Best Practice Examples

At Baymard we’ve just released an update for our On-Site Search UX benchmark.

This adds to our existing e-commerce UX benchmark.

UX Benchmark with 1,400+ New Examples

30 of our core benchmark sites have been manually reassessed across our 46 most important research-based On-Site Search UX guidelines.

This provides you with:

  • 1,400+ new worst and best practice Search UX implementation examples already embedded in the 46 UX guidelines

  • 1,000+ new Search UX performance scores from the 30 sites — view them and the updated case-study dataset in the UX Benchmark tool

  • 100+ new design examples of search fields, autocomplete suggestions, search results pages, and no results pages from leading e-commerce sites in the Page Design tool

On-Site Search UX Performance

The 30 sites’ 1,000+ UX performance scores are summarized in the interactive scatterplot below — showing you how they perform collectively and individually:


A publicly available overview of the research and benchmark can be found on our Search UX research overview page.

Getting access: all 1,000+ UX performance scores and 1,400+ implementation examples are available immediately and in full within Baymard Premium. (If you already have an account open the On-Site Search guideline collection.) If you want to know how your website performs and compares, then learn more about getting Baymard to conduct a UX Audit of your site.

Authored by Anders Nielsen on July 11, 2023

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