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Google CSE

Google powered search for your WordPress site or blog.

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5 stars
Confusing/PAIN to setup! But Google running native onsite!
By , for WP 3.9.2

I must admit... finding the info on google IS THE HARD PART!

Visit https://console.developers.google.com/project/761778631924/apiui/api?

Look for APIs & auth> APIs > Custom Search API > and setup.

PLUS Go to https://www.google.com/cse/all and getting the (CX) is a pain.

But ONCE you copy those two little lines of code into this amazing plugin... you will HATE that you missed hundreds of sales without it! I've watched people ("real-time" google analytics) and almost feel the frustration when the person doesn't find what they are looking for!!! This plugin give you the POWER of GOOGLE right in the simple search bar that is already in the theme! This plugin is so under rated... It took me FAR too long to find it.

TAKE THE 20 min to figure it out... this is a MUST HAVE plugin!!!!

-Aaron (See it in action at bigtenrentals.com) (yes it works in the little green search bar)

5 stars
Nice Work
By , for WP 3.8

This is what a GCSE integration should be!

It might be worth noting on the admin page that a Server key is needed rather than a Browser/Android/iOS key.

5 stars
Now Search by Google's Power
By , for WP 3.6

Google's power BEHIND your wordpress ...
But more options is required, for example it is required to limit display of categories or tags or homepage in results ...
Thank you

5 stars
By , for WP 3.5.2

Amazing! stock wordpress search is bad, this is awesome!

5 stars
Working perfectly for me and had no clue what I was doing.
By , for WP 3.5.1

Got exactly what I wanted, a custom google search box that fit perfectly into my two column blog. I think the instructions could be a little more detailed for non techie people but I got through it, so thanks! :-)

5 stars
This is great
By , for WP 3.5.1

None of the Google branding and much more accurate searching. Hopefully it doesn't make my site so popular I need to start paying for the extra searches! Good work.

5 stars
Very usefull
By , for WP 3.5.1

Google functionality without branding and payment. Fast and efficient. It's my favorite plugin.

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