Plugin Reviews

Dave's WordPress Live Search

Adds "live search" functionality to your WordPress site. Uses the built-in search and jQuery.

28 reviews
Average Rating
4.4 out of 5 stars
By , for WP 4.1.1

I really like this plugin in general, and it does almost exactly what I want it to. However it has a small but critical misstake for our website where the search time is > 1 sec for some reason.
The timeout method for with canceling of requests when more letters are added exists, however the time spent is still dependant on how many characters you change before letting it complete...
The solution I made was to make the timeout actually have a time (it's in ms, not sec btw), and CANCEL the timeout whenever a new letter is added, forcing it to only do the search if no new letter has been added for so many milliseconds.


This is an awesome Plugin
By , for WP 4.1

Helped a lot with my live search issue

Thanks for an awesome plugin

By , for WP 4.0.1

Works very well. Would love to see bbPress support.

wonderful plugin.
By , for WP 4.0

thank for a great plugin..

By , for WP 4.0

Congratulations've tried many plugin and always missing something. This plugin has it

all and is customizable by CSS.
Fantastic thank you very much for this wonderful time in developing plug for wordpress.
Greetings !!!

tries to work, but doesn't show.
By ,

It may have to do with the theme I'm using. I see the spinning icon in the right, but NOTHING shows up.

By , for WP 3.9.1

Wery good plugin!

OMG its awesome
By , for WP 3.9.1

Im looking for something like this plugin as working and replace with my current search and finaly i found it here ;)
Nice job men

"custom field" want displayed in search box ? what to do ? thanks
By , for WP 3.9.1

"custom field" want displayed in search box ? what to do ?

Works Fine
By , for WP 3.9.1

Love the simplicity and easily modified CSS.

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