Plugins for Better WordPress SearchNot many are in love with WordPress’ default search capability, hence the availability of plugins that improve this. The following are some of the top favorites.
- Relevanssi for fine-grain control over search.
- Ajax Seach Lite for a “live” search with offers of suggested results while typing.
- Search Exclude for exclusion of specific content from being searchable on your site.
- Advanced Woo Search for a plethora of powerful search features especially suited for online stores.
- WP Extended Search for improved functionality of the default WordPress search.
- Highlight Search Terms for highlighted search terms in the results.
- Better Search for a ton of features similar to Relevanssi but without the need to manually build an index at your site.
- WP Custom Fields Search for searching of any custom fields you have added to pages and posts.