Highlighting Incoming Search Terms Using jQuery Highlight Search Terms Plugin

Highlighting Incoming Search Terms Using jQuery Highlight Search Terms Plugin
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Highlight Search Terms is an extremely lightweight plugin that highlights the search terms using jQuery when referer is a search engine (Google, Bing, Yahoo or referrer pattern).

Basic Usage:

1. Include jQuery javascript library and jQuery Highlight Search Terms plugin at the end of your web page.

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.2/jquery.min.js"></script> 
<script src="jquery.highlight-search-terms.min.js"></script> 

2. Highlights all contents of content selector.

<script>
$(function () {
$(".content").highlightSearchTerms();
});
</script>

3. Options.

<script>
$(function () {
$(".content").highlightSearchTerms({
tagName:          "em", // custom tag name
className:        "highlight", // custom class name
referrerPatterns: [], // "^http://example\\.com.+[&?]query=([^&]+).*$"
unsafeChars:      "[!-*,-/:[email protected][-`{-~]" // character filter
});
});
</script>

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by hail2u. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.