How to Exclude Custom Post Type From Search

This is very helpful code snippets to exclude the custom posts from WordPress search algorithm. If you are using custom post types on your WordPress sites and don’t want to display that post in your search results, then use the below code.

Exclude a custom post type from search

Copy the below code and add at the end of the functions.php file.

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