Better frontend search

For years and years (frontend) search has been a complete disaster. There are several plugins that have tried to improve the search functionality, some with better results than others, but should something as fundamental as search be done with a plugin? I think not.


Read-only archive: https://petitions.classicpress.net/posts/56/better-frontend-search

Author: Pieter Bos

Vote count: 34

Status: open

Tags:

  • difficulty-hard
  • request-modify-feature

Comments

Improving front-end search is a big topic. So I wanted to bring attention to Greg’s suggestions that should be reviewed and implemented if feasible.

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Close (don’t need it, close it)

This is better done as a plugin. The search requirement vary and a filter would be good but the use cases are too varied to include this in core.

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