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    I have a quick question why when I search my blog the search bar is not searching inside the custom fields? What can I do in order to extend the search function to include all the text inside the custom field?

    For example I have:
    Location: Alamo Square / Nopa
    and when I search:
    Alamo Square / Nopa no results are displayed.

    Thank you


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    I really need to be able to search inside the costume fields. Any Admins that can tell me how to do this.


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    Default WordPress search doesn't search custom fields.

    You have to try with advanced search plugins or build a custom one.

    You can try with these plugins:

    WP Ultimate Search: http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-ultimate-search/

    Advanced Search Widget: http://wedevs.com/plugin/advanced-search-widget/

    or, search on wp repo: http://wordpress.org/plugins/search.php?q=advanced+search


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    I found the best solution. install this plugin:
    Easy to configure and dose all the searches.

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