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2 different searches: Global, Context

  1. OC2PS
    Member

    At the moment, the frontend is somewhere between global and context. It is not context-specific and can't be limited thus, but at the same time, it doesn't search everything (e.g. comments).

    WP should have 2 search box widgets:

    Global search
    More on the lines of the current search, with additional scope, e.g. to include comments, custom posts, etc.

    Context search
    Search in all pages, or all posts, or a particular CPT (e.g. forums, events, places, etc), or within a category, etc.

    Posted: 2 years ago #
  2. Jonathan Dingman
    Member

    12345

    WordPress needs better search, as a whole. But there are lots of plugins that make search work a lot better already. Take a look at those, like Search Everything.

    Posted: 2 years ago #
  3. Commentguerir
    Member

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    I agree with this feature, searching on wordpress needs to be improved , research must allow the user a special experience. make a separation between a global search on all content and a specific search (comments, custom post...)

    Posted: 10 months ago #

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    This idea is under consideration