How to Setup Algolia Search on WordPress with Genesis Theme

For those of you new to Algolia, this is another Instant Search solution for WordPress search. It is a 3rd party solution. The plugin is Free. The service is based on the free plugin on the client side communicating with the Algolia servers to retrieve search results for users. The Algolia setup is very simple.…

How to Add JavaScript to your theme

From the last WordPress meetup, we discussed How to add javascript to your theme Inside functions.php, hook into the wp-enqueue_scripts hook add_action( ‘wp_enqueue_scripts’, ‘wpmia_load-javascript_files’); function wpmia_load_javascript_files() { wp_register_script( ‘info-caroufredsel’, get_template_directory_uri() . ‘ jquery.carouFredSel-5.5.0-packed.js’, array (‘jquery’, ‘5.5.0’, true); … … wp_enqueue_script( ‘info-carousel-instance’ );   if ( is_front_page() ) { wp_enqueue_script(‘home-page-main-flex-silder’); }  }

How to setup Swiftype Crawler Based Search Engine for WooCommerce

I first started using Swiftype late last year (2015). The user experience offered by SwifType is phenomenal. It makes searching fun and not guesswork. I started with the regular SwifType Search Engine along with the WordPress plugin from SwifType. While it provided basic functionality, the array of results did not include all potential matches. Digging…