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A Simple JQuery Keyword Highlight Plugin For Searches


For another project, I had a search bar for a blog, and when a user searched for a word or query term, the site would return a list of blogs containing the keyword being searched.  I wanted to take it a step further and highlight the searched keyword in the blog entry itself -- it's not a new idea but I wanted to extend it to the blog search I was working on.  

What I came up with was a simple JQuery plugin that you can use on any page or site that allows you to specify a target class containing content that you want to search on.  All words matching the keyword you ...
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