Oct 31, 2019 | Divi Resources

How to create custom search results page in Divi 4.0

Note: This post was first published in Oct 2019, and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

With the release of Divi 4.0 and its new Theme builder, we get many customization options. And creating a custom Divi Search Results page and customizing it, is one of them. Therefore, in this blog post, we will see Divi search result page customization.

It’s very simple and doesn’t require any coding knowledge or design skill. But before you learn how to do that, you may want to check out our new Scout – Divi Search Page Layouts pack—created for the Divi Theme Builder.

Now, let’s go back to where we were, optimizing the search results page.

Following are the steps to create or customize a Divi custom search results page in Divi 4.0.

1. To create a Divi search results page, you have to first add a new template of “Search Results” in Divi Theme Builder.

Divi Theme Builder Search result template

2. Add Custom Body

Custom Body for Divi 4.0 Search Result Page

3. Add Blog module in the Divi Builder area and any other options you want to add in search results.

 

4. Don’t forget to check “Posts for Current Page,” in Blog Module’s Content setting.

Posts For Current Page

According to Elegant Themes, this option simply telling Divi to display the posts that are normally generated whenever a user visits the page.

5. Save it in both Front-end area and Divi Theme Builder Main area. You could also save it in Divi Library, if you want to use it in future.

Now, after saving it, it will look like below screenshots upon searching for particular term.

Customized Search Result page in Divi 4.0

And if pages or search term has featured image, then it will show featured image, too. Below image produced by choosing grid layout in blog module.

Grid Layout of Search result in Divi 4.0

You can also see a live customized Search Result page here created with Divi Theme Builder in Divi 4.0.

The above steps will let you create a custom search result page. But, if you’re looking for some pre-designed beautiful search page layouts, here is Scout, our Divi search result page layout pack

Scout – Divi Search Page Layouts

Would you like to add an advanced search bar? Then check out the Ajax Search Module today!

Do you want to add 50+ new modules to your Divi Theme?

Hope you find this article helpful. Before you go, we would like to introduce you to Divi Plus, our multipurpose plugin that comes with some great features you might like.

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4 Comments

  1. Steven Wolff

    I tried this does not work.

    Reply
  2. Gwyneth

    Please make DIVI work with Relevanssi again. With DIVI’s search module, it shows just a few results (or no results at all) for queries which would return several good results with Relevanssi.

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  3. Nigel Rodgers

    I have multiple post types which each need a unique search template. Any ideas on how to achieve this with Divi?

    Reply

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4 Comments

  1. Steven Wolff

    I tried this does not work.

    Reply
  2. Gwyneth

    Please make DIVI work with Relevanssi again. With DIVI’s search module, it shows just a few results (or no results at all) for queries which would return several good results with Relevanssi.

    Reply
  3. Nigel Rodgers

    I have multiple post types which each need a unique search template. Any ideas on how to achieve this with Divi?

    Reply

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