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Currently, we do not have a search component available for your Wix site. You can vote for this feature in this FAQ.

 

Note: We have three apps available in the Wix App Market which might suit your needs:
 

1. Site Search: Let your visitors search your site for text, images or products. See what they are looking for and get SEO insights in the Business Dashboard.
For support, contact:
Email: support@instantsearchplus.com
Website: http://instantsearchplus.com/
 

2. XiSearch: Add search functionality to your site with XiSearch compact popup search.
For support, contact:
Email: support@xisearch.com
Website: http://www.xisearch.com/


3. Wonder Search: Provide your visitors with rich visual search results including images and links.
For support, contact:
Email: support@sphereup.com
Website: http://www.sphereup.com
 

For general information about adding apps from the Wix App Market, click here.


You can also try to add a search box using the HTML app.
 

To read about our feature updates, please click here.

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  • reimeremilie

    Replied by reimeremilie 8 hours ago

    I vote for this too!

  • admin739

    Replied by admin739 13 hours ago

    Not having a search facility available as an app, especially when you obviously have one yourself, is not really acceptable on a premium package.

    The payapp ones require me to publish my site before they work. Well, sorry but I'm not ready to do that.

    Please could you provide a clear answer: are you going to provide search, if so, when and if not, why?

    Please don't refer me to the answer you have already given.

    Many thanks.

    • Or Wix Team

      Replied by Or 12 hours ago

      Hi there,

       

      Thank you for your input. I apologize for the inconvenience this is causing you.

       

      Unfortunately, we can't provide an ETA for the release of our new features.

      For the meantime, I recommend trying the search apps on the App Market, even if only after publishing your site. You may find one of the apps useful to you.

       

      Feel free to follow this thread by clicking on "Follow this topic" in the first post above. We'll update this thread the moment we have new information regarding this feature.

      All the best, Or - Wix support team.
  • casillaskhoren1

    Replied by casillaskhoren1 15 hours ago

    search box

    please add search box very soon

     

    • Yotam Wix Team

      Replied by Yotam 13 hours ago

      Hi casillaskhoren1 ,

      I've merged your post with the correct thread regarding the issue. Please read the above 'Best Reply'.

       

      Thanks,

      Yotam Wix Team
    • casillaskhoren1

      Replied by casillaskhoren1 11 hours ago

      thanks

       

  • earthwalke6

    Replied by earthwalke6 Yesterday

    I think a search bar would be one of the basics that WIX needs to provide.

    • earthwalke6

      Replied by earthwalke6 Yesterday

      Especially when you pay for a premium site!

       

  • jadecoupernz

    Replied by jadecoupernz Yesterday

    Yes a search bar is definitely necessary. I have noticed that when you add a new page and click the button to change the name of the page it comes up with a question asking for keywords!! So why do we not have a search bar yet!! It is hugely needed by a lot of us as I can see and should be in the next update of this software!!!

    Thanks

    • Marina Wix Team

      Replied by Marina Yesterday

      Hi jadecoupernz,

      Thank you for your feedback! 

       

      The 'keywords' field in the page settings is related to search engine optimization (and so are the title and description fields). Click here to learn more about these fields, which are referred to as Meta Tags. 

       

      Please feel free to contact us again for any additional feedback you may have or for any assistance. 

  • Anne

    Replied by Anne 2 days ago

    It is funny, isn't it...? wix supposedly use their own software for their website... yet they've got a Search Bar and Breadcrumbs to name but 2 things that I'd love on my websites...

    • Ritti Wix Team

      Replied by Ritti Yesterday

      Hi Anne,

      We'd love to give you more specific information. Would you like to elaborate on your comment?

      Best, Ritti
    • Anne

      Replied by Anne Yesterday

      wix... Please develop your own software for a really, really good search bar and breadcrumbs... We all know that you are able to do this because of other things that you have done for us to use on our websites... 

    • Ron Wix Team

      Replied by Ron Yesterday

      Thank you for your feedback and insights.

      At the moment, the only search bars available appear in at the top of this thread.

      Ron, Wix Team
  • amorgandavis

    Replied by amorgandavis 2 days ago

    You need to create a search bar. The apps you offer are no good.  I actually don't understand how you haven't created one yet given the fact that I had to search for a search bar in your search bar. Argh!!!

    • Or Wix Team

      Replied by Or 2 days ago

      Hi there,

       

      Thanks a lot for your input.

      I apologize for the inconvenience this is causing you. Please elaborate - which of the apps have you tried and what capabilities do you believe they lack?

      All the best, Or - Wix support team.
  • michaelholmes1

    Replied by michaelholmes1 3 days ago

    search store app sucks.

    Hi,
    I notice the search on my store only searches the main categories. Is there a way to make it search for words or numbers ?
    The search bar you use when you are managing your store (when you click on 'add photo' ) works great. Why can't we have this one as well for our customers?
    I lose potential sales as people can't be bothered scrolling through 100 plus items looking for the one they want.

    Thanks,

    • Or Y Wix Team

      Replied by Or Y 2 days ago

      I have merged your question with the relevant post. Please read the Best Reply herein above.

       

      Currently search apps are third-party apps only, thus if they only provide results for product titles and not for product descriptions, we cannot provide support for their functionality.

       

      Thank you for your input.

      All the best, Or
  • anthonism

    Replied by anthonism 4 days ago

    Please add.

     

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    www.mansmarbles.com

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  • katiewalker007

    Replied by katiewalker007 July 17, 2014

    search phrase

    How do you add a "search phrase" to your website??

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