Since: 4.0.0

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Control whether regex pattern matches are tokenized into individual parts.

By default SearchWP will restrict results to full token regex pattern matches which will likely restrict search results and provide more targeted, relevant results.

Using this hook to enable tokenization of pattern matches will very likely provide more results as each pattern token is included as a separate search term.


Type Parameter Default Since
Boolean $enabled State of checkbox on Advanced tab of SearchWP settings screen 4.0.0


All hooks should be added to your custom SearchWP Customizations Plugin.

Enable regex pattern match tokenization

Using this hook will enable tokenization of term pattern regex matches which in turn will generalize the search and bring in more results.

// Enable regex pattern match tokenization in SearchWP.
add_filter( 'searchwp\tokens\tokenize_pattern_matches', '__return_true' );

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