How to add breadcrumbs to any WordPress theme

Try a breadcrumbs plugin. Breadcrumb NavXT is a popular option I believe. An alternative solution of is just printing the name of the current page. Here’s what such a function might look like in its most basic form: function wpse_87332_nav_identifier() { $page_name = get_the_title(); echo “You are here: ” . $page_name; } Note that this …

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custom post type breadcrumb error when has_archive = false

Just grabbed a snippet from the get_cpt_crumb() function in the genesis breadcrumbs class file (/lib/classes/breadcrumb.php) protected function get_cpt_crumb() { $post_type = get_query_var( ‘post_type’ ); $post_type_object = get_post_type_object( $post_type ); if ( $cpt_archive_link = get_post_type_archive_link( $post_type ) ) $crumb = $this->get_breadcrumb_link( $cpt_archive_link, sprintf( __( ‘View all %s’, ‘genesis’ ), $post_type_object->labels->name ), $post_type_object->labels->name ); else $crumb = …

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Back button to previous page and breadcrumbs

For the button behavior, If it’s a one-off use case, you could add custom php conditional to check the referring url $_SERVER[‘HTTP_REFERER’] and current page/post ID or url. Then, either add a class to the button’s containing div wrapper in the template for hiding via css or directly output/include the button html in the template …

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Only show sub-category

You can make use of the get_the_categories filter to remove the parent categories from the list. the_category() uses get_the_category_list() which in turn uses get_the_category() The idea is to check the categories returned against an array of parent ids and then removing those categories from the list. You can try the following (Requires PHP 5.3+) add_filter( …

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delete a page from a breadcrumb trail

Based on the code your used my guess is it would be as simple as adding a unset($bcarray[0]); to their code on line 15. Here is the code in it’s entirety: function write_breadcrumb() { $pid = $post->ID; $trail = “<a href=”https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/”>Home</a>”; if (is_front_page()) : // do nothing elseif (is_page()) : $bcarray = array(); $pdata = …

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