This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Nice Search

Description

This simple plugin (no configuration) redirects ?s=FOO search URLs to the nicer /search/FOO versions. Requires pretty permalinks.

Installation

  1. Upload the nice-search folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the “Nice Search” plugin in your WordPress administration interface
  3. Done!

FAQ

Does this work with PATHINFO (index.php) permalinks?

Yes.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

0.5

  • Respect custom $wp_rewrite->search_base values

0.4

  • Properly handle urlencoded characters (non-English languages: you want this!)
  • Include a hotfix for WordPress ticket #13961, which enables the above fix to work.
  • Use proper WP API functions (enables PATHINFO permalinks)

0.3

  • First version in repository