Tightly integrated and powerful search


Our choice

Elasticsearch is an excellent open source search engine with straightforward integration with Wagtail and great performance. 

Wagtail also collects simple statistics on queries made through the search interface. The admin interface also makes extensive use of search, to provide quick and fluent access to pages, images and documents.

Easy configuration

Developers can enable searchable fields and define the relevance per model/field.Search results can also be manually promoted using the handy Editor's Pick feature. We provide full documentation and example code for setting up search on your site.