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Ajax Load More for Relevanssi


Ajax Load More for Relevanssi is a tiny extension that provides the functionality for returning Relevanssi query results to Ajax Load More for infinite scrolling.

The extension works by providing a connection point between Ajax Load More and Relevanssi and is available for users running at least Ajax Load More 2.13.0.

Implementation Steps

  1. Activate plugin.
  2. Create Ajax Load More shortcode with a unique ID parameter.
  3. Add custom alm_query_args filter to your theme functions.php – Learn More.

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Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download
  2. Extract the ajax-load-more-for-relevanssi directory to your computer.
  3. Upload the ajax-load-more-for-relevanssi directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  4. Ensure Ajax Load More is installed prior to activating the plugin.
  5. Activate the plugin in the WP plugin dashboard.


How does this work?

This extensions works by using the alm_query_args filter to pass values to the Relevanssi query and then back to Ajax Load More.

How do I pass a search term to Relevanssi

You can pass search term to your Ajax Load More shortcode. [ajax_load_more search=”My Search Query” id=”relevanssi”]

How do I highlight the search term in the search excerpts?

In your Ajax Load More Repeater Template you can do the following using the relevanssi_do_excerpt function.
global $post;
echo relevanssi_do_excerpt( $post, $args[‘search’] );


Januari 12, 2017 1 reply
out of the box the plugin works very well! well done! regards, andi
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Contributors & Developers

“Ajax Load More for Relevanssi” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



1.0.2 – April 17, 2021

  • UPDATE – Added support for highlighting the search term in Relevannsi post excerpts with Ajax Load More. See plugin FAQs for details.

= 1.0.1 – December 18, 2019=
* NEW – Added support for core Relevanssi filter relevanssi_modify_wp_query


  • Initial Release.