ElasticPress 2.3: Documents

ElasticPress version 2.3 has been released, bringing with it a new Documents feature.

This feature indexes text within popular file types (e.g. pdf, doc, ppt) and adds those files to search results, rectifying a gap in standard WordPress search. The Documents feature requires the Elasticsearch Ingest Attachment plugin be installed on the cluster. ElasticPress.io hosting comes with support out-of-the-box, making it easy to get started searching documents.

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Debugging ElasticPress

ElasticPress is a sophisticated plugin that tightly integrates with WordPress core, themes, and plugins. As a result, debugging ElasticPress can be tricky business for even experienced developers. Having been exposed to many debugging questions in our GitHub repository, we thought we’d take a deeper dive into a couple of the most common issues.

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