H friends, hope doing good. Today I am going to share a very useful tutorial how to exclude a custom post type from search. If you want to exclude a custom post type from your website search option, then this tutorial is designed for you.
Below is an example which will exclude a custom post type from search results. Open functions.php file from your current activated WordPress theme and copy paste below code at the end of the file.
$args = array(
'exclude_from_search' => false, // the important line here!
'public' => true,
'publicly_queryable' => true,
'show_ui' => true,
'show_in_menu' => true,
'query_var' => true,
'rewrite' => true,
'capability_type' => 'post',
'has_archive' => true,
'hierarchical' => false,
'menu_position' => null,
'supports' => array('title','editor','author','thumbnail','excerpt','comments')
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Prem Tiwari is the founder of FreeWebMentor.com and also a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies. View all posts by Prem Tiwari