Jetpack Search plugin is an easy-to-use WordPress search plugin that enhances the default site search functionality. Thanks to advanced site search tools, your visitors will experience the best search experience you can offer. For general features, please see our information page.
Installing Jetpack Search plugin
For more information about what you need to run Jetpack Search plugin on your site, please see our support page.
Installing Jetpack Search plugin can be done from your site’s WP Admin. To install Jetpack Search plugin via the WP Admin:
- Go to Plugins → Add New.
- Search for Jetpack Search. The latest version will show in the search results.
- Click Install Now.
- Click Activate.
- After activating, you will be prompted to select a Jetpack Search plugin plan. Note that you can start for free.
- When prompted, click Approve to connect your site to WordPress.com. This is necessary to use Jetpack Search plugin.
- Proceed to check out and complete the purchase process.
- After that, you will be brought back to the Jetpack Search plugin page in your WP-Admin. From there, you will see a notice that says your site data is being gathered and the search index is being prepared.
Starting with Jetpack Search plugin
Once you have chosen your plan and set up Jetpack Search plugin, your Jetpack Search plugin is available to use.
From the Jetpack Search plugin page in your WP-Admin, you can see your Record Meter, which shows the number of site records in your search index and the number of search requests made so far. See this support page for more information about the Jetpack Search Record Meter.
If you have chosen the free plan, note that this includes fewer records (posts, pages, products, media library files, and custom post types) and search queries. There’s more information about this on the Jetpack Search product billing support page.
To customize the styling and adjust the settings for Jetpack Search results, click Customize search results, and you will be brought to your site’s Search Customizer. You can customize the widgets related to your search as well. There’s more information about this on the Customizing Jetpack Search page.
Jetpack Search and Instant Search are enabled by default after the plan is activated and Jetpack is connected.
Jetpack Search includes My Jetpack – a dashboard for managing your Jetpack products and plans in one place. You can access this dashboard from WP Admin → Jetpack → My Jetpack. You can also find Search there.
Clicking Manage from there will take you to the Jetpack Search plugin page, which shows your site records and search request data.
You can learn more about the My Jetpack dashboard from our support page.
Do you want to customize Jetpack Search?
You can check our Customizing Jetpack Search support page.
What languages does Jetpack Search plugin support?
We provide support for all languages and advanced language analysis for 38 languages (Arabic, Armenian, Basque, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, and Ukrainian).
Does the Jetpack Search plugin support eCommerce stores and products?
Yes, eCommerce stores and products work seamlessly with the Jetpack Search plugin, no additional configuration is required.
Is this plugin compatible with WooCommerce?
Yes, the Jetpack Search plugin works seamlessly with WooCommerce product search.
Does the Jetpack Search plugin work on mobile?
Yes, the Jetpack Search plugin is optimized for site visitors from mobile devices.
Will this plugin work with my theme?
This plugin works seamlessly with any WordPress theme.
Does the Jetpack Search plugin allow visitors to filter the search results?
Yes, visitors can filter search results by tags, categories, dates, custom taxonomies, and post types.
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Still need help?
Please contact support directly. We’re happy to lend a hand and answer any other questions that you may have.