Better Search v1.3

Better Search just got better with the latest release. I’ve added custom post type support, added BOOLEAN mode support and cleaned up quite a bit of code. If you haven’t heard of this plugin yet:

Better Search replaces the default WordPress search engine with a more powerful search engine that gives search results relevant to the title and content of the post. This means that visitors to your blog will find will find what they are looking for quicker than if you didn’t have Better Search installed.

Better Search uses the same algorithm behind Contextual Related Posts to get your visitors to your WordPress blog highly relevant results.

Better Search v1.3

New in Better Search v1.3

  • Modified: Revamp of admin interface of the plugin
  • Added: New option to activate BOOLEAN mode of mySQL FULLTEXT searching. Check the mySQL docs for further information on this
  • Added: Custom post type support. Now choose what visitors are allowed to search
  • Added: Links in the search heatmap are no-follow by default. You can turn this off in the Settings page
  • Added: Option to make make heatmap links to open in a new window
  • Added: Option to turn off the display of the heatmap on the results page
  • Added: New CSS classes for heatmaps on the search results page – heatmap_daily and heatmap_overall
  • Fixed: Possible cross-site request forgery issue in the Settings page

Download Better Search v1.3

Visit Better Search plugin page

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6 Responses

  • Hi Ajay,

    I am trying to remove the 2nd search bar () on the better-search-template.php – however nothing seems to be changing when removed.

    I have also tried adding the template into my default theme with the same code removed but it is still standard at the moment.

    Please could you point me to the correct area where I am going wrong?

    Thanks,
    Jon

  • Hi Ajay,

    Sorry, I have managed to find where I was going wrong.

    Jon



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