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WordPress 3 Cookbook by Jean-Baptiste Jung, Ric Shreves

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Extending WordPress search

WordPress comes with a site search functionality. The default search is quite good, but if you want to obtain a more complete set of search results, you will need to look at installing a plugin that provides enhanced search capabilities.

In this recipe, we look at how you can index your site more completely and provide a more comprehensive set of search results for your site user.

Getting ready

To execute this recipe, you will need to install the Search Engine plugin. You will need to install this plugin before you can get started. Search for Search Engine inside the Add New Plugins screen of your WordPress site. After you find it, click on it to install, and then activate it.

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