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Category Wise Search


Category Wise Search Widget plugin.You have option search specific category content.


  • Search post category wise.
  • Set default category.
  • Exclude categories in search category field.
  • Exclude categories with child in search category field.

More detail :


  • screenshot-1.png : screen shot admin widgets section.


  1. Upload the category-wise-search folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go Appearance => widgets section see Category Wise Search


Á ekki við


2. janúar, 2020
Please keep the plugin up to date. It works extremely well and I appreciate your efforts.
3. september, 2016
Simple and customizable for our library-site, althought we are new with wp. Hoping it will be regularly implemented!
3. september, 2016
Exactly what I needed: a search form that lets you search by category. This does exactly what it says. I tried a few others which didn’t work, but this one is perfect 🙂
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  • Add exclude category with its childs option in category list


  • fix category display order.


  • Add exclude category option in category list.


  • Add default select option


  • Initial release