Search Content Advanced 2.1.0


A replacement for standard Сontent Search plugin. Advanced version allows you to slightly customize search results, excluding or including certain categories and articles or limit search in article titles only.


  • Exclude categories from search results.
  • Include only certain categories (can be combined with excluded categories).
  • Exclude articles from search results.
  • Include only certain articles (can be combined with excluded articles).
  • Exclude featured articles (Why should you exclude them? Hey, I don't care!).
  • Search in titles only or full article. NEW!
  • Show or hide "Articles" label before the category title.
  • And all other stuff the standard content search plugin can do.


  • ADDED: Option to search in titles only.
  • Minor tweaks.


  • Initial release.



Try to search for "krotek" on our site. You'll get all possible results, except ones from Support category and secret article — they are excluded from search results.

Compatibility: 2.5 & 3.0

Price:9.95 USDConvert to USD / CAD / EUR / GBP / RUB

Frequently asked questions

Please, read the list of most popular questions below, before you ask for support. It'll save all of us some time.

I don't know, how to setup your extension! Nothing works!
This is why we, developers, usually write instructions. You'll find them at the bottom of this page.

I don't have PayPal or credit card. Can I pay you some other way?
No, we only accept payments via PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover.

How can I re-download purchased extensions?
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I have a custom template. Will your extension fit it?
It can not, but we'll gladly help you with this. Just send us a tell.

Will you help me adjust layout of your to my template?
We don't do any styling or templating, however all out extensions are highly customizable and can be adjusted to any template via CSS.

Will I have access to upgrades and support after purchase?
Every purchased extension has 180 days of absolutely free support and upgrades. Feel free to contact us, if you have any issues or ideas.

Are there any better extensions than yours?

I have an idea and want to share it...
Sure, feel free to tell us, what's on your mind. However we can't guarantee you, that your idea will be accepted right away.


You may request support via email or on support forum. Please, include any error messages in your support request.


Please, read the instructions below before enabling this extension. It was tested a thousand times and we assure you, it DOES work.

Step 1: Installation and settings

Nothing complex here. Just install as usual and set up accordingly. Standard content search plugin will be disabled automatically on first search request or you may do it by yourself.

Don't forget to read hints for fields in settings — they are very helpful.

Step 2: Enjoy


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