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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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  • jonno112

    Replied by jonno112 May 30, 2014

    Searchbox would be good

    • noarein Wix Team

      Replied by noarein May 31, 2014

      Thanks! Your vote has been counted.

      Have a great day! Noa :)
  • al-fudge

    Replied by al-fudge May 29, 2014

    I have generated a large list of vehicle parts for individual vehicles and their variants and was shocked to believe there was no search feature and more over it is suggested that we pay for it even though I have a premium account! What am I supposed to do now? I am having to use my browsers search feature to navigate my own website. Am I supposed to tell my customers to press Ctrl+F to input and find their part numbers!? Ridiculous! I invested a lot of time into my wix website and now I'm starting to regret building it.

    • Eileen Wix Team

      Replied by Eileen May 30, 2014

      Hey al-fudge

      We appreciate the feedback, we will notify right here when we have news for this feature.

      Eileen, Wix Team.
  • thesist62

    Replied by thesist62 May 28, 2014

    I don't understand why there is no "search box" available, you would say it is standard for online stores, we pay for premium(quite expensive) for online store and dont get it as a part? 

    • Mascha Wix Team

      Replied by Mascha May 28, 2014

      Hi thesist62,

       

      You can add one the search box apps that you see in the best reply above.

      These apps can be found in our App Market!

      Mascha, Support-Team Wix
  • politicalteenagerusa

    Replied by politicalteenagerusa May 28, 2014

    Wix will never implement this since they are making money off the search+ app.

  • rhodabojilov

    Replied by rhodabojilov May 28, 2014

    I agree, I have built my website and I want to have my clients come to my website and be able to search for potential homes, and I'm learning now its looks like I cannot do it!!!! I'm shocked nobody has thought to add this already. Don't you have real estate templates to choose from, and yet you don't allow the ability to add a way to search for homes by linking the MLS to the site? If this isn't added and resolved I'm going to have to take both my websites else where.

    Rhoda

     

    • Or Y Wix Team

      Replied by Or Y May 28, 2014

      Hello Rhoda,

       

      Please try one of the apps suggested in the Best Reply herein above.

      Please let us know in case you run into issues.

      All the best, Or
  • t11760 Premium VIP

    Replied by t11760 May 27, 2014

    I see 885 votes on this thread - many of them months old - and the feature (a very simple feature, at that) still does not exist. 

     

    Wow. What truth is there to this "priority" claim Wix has made about its wishlist? 

     

    I'm very disappointed.

    • t11760 Premium VIP

      Replied by t11760 May 27, 2014

      Update - many of them are over a YEAR old. More WOW. 

      Even more disappointed. 

    • Eileen Wix Team

      Replied by Eileen May 27, 2014

      Hi

      I assure you that the wishlist is taken heavily into consideration when we come to prioritize developing new products and improving existing ones.

      We do appreciate the feedback, and we will notify right here when we have news for this feature.

      Eileen, Wix Team.
  • t11760 Premium VIP

    Replied by t11760 May 27, 2014

    Search Box

    Hi. 

    I love Wix, and I'm happy with the platform thus far (I've been using it for over a year now). I need to see a native search feature added to the Wix platform (one that I don't have to pay for, because it's silly to have to do that with a third party widget). A search box is a very basic part of a website that I'm surprised doesn't exist already. When customers come to my website knowing the name of the product they want, I want them to be able to find it quickly with an accurate search box that keeps them within my site (without having to open up a new tab to bring them to whatever it is they're searching for). 

    I hope this is a feature that's close to being released. It should have been part of the initial feature list, honestly. 

    Thanks. 

    • Alina Wix Team

      Replied by Alina May 27, 2014

      Hey, 

      Thank you for your feedback! I have added your post to the main Wishlist thread so that you can stay updated about it. 

      To read about our feature updates, please click here.

      Please let us know should you require any further assistance. 

      Alina, Wix Support Team
  • Anne

    Replied by Anne May 26, 2014

    They CAN do it... Have you seen the Quick Search box they have put on our HTML5 editor... to find apps to benefit their business, no doubt...???

    • Daniel M Wix Team

      Replied by Daniel M May 26, 2014

      Hi,

       

      Thanks for your input. Indeed this feature can be made, it's a question of priority.

       

      Sorry for this inconvenience, 

      - Daniel M, Wix team.
  • promotingwomen

    Replied by promotingwomen May 26, 2014

    I cannot continue with wix if I cannot have a search box I need for my clients to be able to search for a business in their area quickly, not troll through hundreds of businesses that are no good to them.  Surly this should be a priority by now, or are your staff unable to design this. Please be honest with us and not waste our time or money if your able to come up with the goods.

    • Daniel M Wix Team

      Replied by Daniel M May 26, 2014

      Hi,

       

      Thanks for contacting us and we apologize for this inconvenience.

       

      I understand the urgency of this matter to your site, however I cannot guarantee an ETA for this feature. It's not a matter of not being able to design such a feature, it's merely a priority issue. Posting here, as you have, will increase the feature's priority on our developer's road map.

       

      Thanks for voting for this, please contact us should you require any further assistance, 

      - Daniel M, Wix team.
  • gailbs

    Replied by gailbs May 26, 2014

    Thanks for the answers.  I am not going to use this website until this feature is added as it is  the most important feature for me as an estate agent.  The website won't work with out it simple.

     

    Thanks!!

    • Nicole Wix Team Wix Team

      Replied by Nicole Wix Team May 26, 2014

      We are sorry to hear that you can't use Wix without this specific feature or the apps we also suggest in the mean time.
       

      We will update this thread as soon as we have news regarding the search box.

      Thanks, Nicole,

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