Open Search

Description

Create an OpenSearch Document for your blog.

The plugin supports Google Chromes “Tab to Search“, Firefox’ “OpenSearch plugins“, Safaris “Quick Website Search“, and custom searches for Microsofts Edge browser.

From the spec:

Search clients can use OpenSearch description documents to learn about the public interface of a search engine. These description documents contain parameterized URL templates that indicate how the search client should make search requests. Search engines can use the OpenSearch response elements to add search metadata to results in a variety of content formats.

The plugin includes:

Screenshots

  • Firefox OpenSearch plugins
  • Safari Quick Website Search
  • Chrome Tab to Search

Installation

  1. Upload open-search-document-folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. that’s it 🙂

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload open-search-document-folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. that’s it 🙂

Reviews

Perfect

Plugin works exactly as it should. I was looking for a plugin that activates on the web in google chrome search using the TAB key. Thanks a lot.

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Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Changelog

3.0.1

  • added screenshots
  • code improvements

3.0.0

  • moved to WordPress API

2.1.2

  • fixed site icon implementation

2.1.1

  • fixed site icon implementation

2.1.0

  • fixed XML output
  • encapsulated XML data

2.0.0

  • complete refactoring
  • WordPress coding style
  • Site icon support

1.3.1

  • Some smaller fixes

1.3

  • fixed host-meta link
  • added webfinger support

1.2.2

  • Added function to flush rewrite_rules

1.2.1

  • Autodiscovery for host-meta

1.2

  • OpenSearch Suggestions extension

1.1

  • WordPress 2.8.x compatibility
  • Autodiscovery for RSS/Atom and XRDS
  • Profile-Services

1.0

  • Initial release