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Search in Place

Search in Place improves blog search by displaying query results in real time. It displays the results dynamically as you enter the search criteria.

To install Search in Place, follow these steps:

  1. Download and unzip the plugin
  2. Upload the entire search_in_place/ directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the menu option "Plugins" in your WordPress dashboard.

Search in Place Setup

Search in Place has several setup options to simplify searches and personalize results. Among the setup possibilities you will find:

Enter the number of posts to display: limits the number of elements in the dynamic search results. (Enter a whole number).

Enter a minimum number of characters to start a search: The dynamic search will be activated only when the entered search term equals or exceeds the number of characters specified in this setup field.

Elements to display: defines the elements that will be shown for each dynamic search result. The post title will always be visible, but the featured image, the author, the publication date, and the post summary can be visible or not depending on this setting option.

Select the Date Format: allows to select the format of publication date to be shown in the dynamic search results.

Enter the number of characters for post summaries: if you choose to display post summaries in search results, you can use this option to limit the amount of characters in these summaries.

In Search Page/Identify the posts type in search result: if this option is checked, each search result will be identified by type (post or page).

Translations

The Seach in Place use the English language by default, but includes the following language packages:

  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Russian

Requires: 3.0.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-3-27
Active Installs: 1,000+

Ratings

4 out of 5 stars

Support

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