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Available since: 1.0


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Control whether SearchWP excludes what it deems to be ‘common’ words.

Example: To include common words, add the following to your active theme’s functions.php:

add_filter( 'searchwp_exclude_common', '__return_false' );
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This is a list of the words SearchWP considers common and excludes by default:

$common = array(
"a", "about", "after", "ago", "all", "am", "an", "and", "any", "are", "aren't", "as", "at", "be", "but", "by",
"for", "from", "get", "go", "how", "if", "in", "into", "is", "isn't", "it", "its", "me", "more", "most", "must",
"my", "new", "news", "no", "none", "not", "nothing", "of", "off", "often", "old", "on", "once", "only", "or",
"other", "our", "ours", "out", "over", "page", "she", "should", "small", "so", "some", "than", "true", "thank",
"that", "the", "their", "theirs", "them", "then", "there", "these", "they", "this", "those", "thus", "time",
"times", "to", "too", "under", "until", "up", "upon", "use", "users", "version", "very", "via", "want", "was",
"way", "web", "were", "what", "when", "where", "which", "who", "whom", "whose", "why", "wide", "will", "with",
"within", "without", "would", "yes", "yet", "you", "your", "yours",
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