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HTML 5 Search Form


Your Twenty Ten Theme is HTML 5 so your search form should be too. This plugin will change your search form into a HTML 5 search form with placeholders. Older browsers will just fall back to a normal input box.


  1. Upload HTML 5 Search Form to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“HTML 5 Search Form” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial version – simple search form replacement