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Open search


Generates automatically the Open search document for your WordPress blog. It allows visitors to add your blog in search engine list of their browser.

Version History

  • 1.0.1

    • [TRANSLATION] Added the english localization file.
    • [DOC] Added the readme.txt file.
  • 1.0

    • [NEW] first version.


  • Blogs added the the Firefox search engines list.


  1. Download and unzip the plugin files.
  2. Upload the files to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.


How can I change the icon?

The icon is automatically found according to the following priorities : current theme directory, WordPress root folder or by default, the default icon available with the plugin. The icon is supposed to be named ‘favicon.jpg’, ‘favicon.png’, ‘favicon.ico’ or ‘favicon.gif’.

Contributors & Developers

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


Translate “Open search” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.