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Better Search

Better Search replaces the default WordPress search with a better search that gives contextual results sorted by relevance

WordPress install

  1. Navigate to Plugins within your WordPress Admin Area

  2. Click "Add new" and in the search box enter "Better Search" and select "Keyword" from the dropdown

  3. Find the plugin in the list (usually the first result) and click "Install Now"

Manual install

  1. Download the plugin

  2. Extract the contents of better-search.zip to wp-content/plugins/ folder. You should get a folder called better-search.

  3. Activate the Plugin in WP-Admin.

  4. Goto Settings > Better Search to configure

  5. Goto Appearance > Widgets to add the Popular Searches sidebar widgets to your theme

  6. Optionally visit the Custom Styles tab to add any custom CSS styles. These are added to wp_head on the pages where the posts are displayed

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.0
Last Updated: 2014-6-15
Downloads: 27,367

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