Storefront Theme: How To Remove Breadcrumbs

Storefront is the most compatible theme when it comes to building a WordPress eCommerce website. Following the best practices Storefront displays Breadcrumb navigation at the top of every product pages. But some store owners think they are better off without this extra navigation item.

In this tutorial, we will see how we can completely remove breadcrumb navigation from Storefront WooCommerce theme.

PHP Snippet: Remove Breadcrumbs (Storefront Theme)

add_action( 'init', 'bbloomer_remove_storefront_breadcrumbs' );

function bbloomer_remove_storefront_breadcrumbs() {
   remove_action( 'storefront_before_content', 'woocommerce_breadcrumb', 10 );
}

Where to add custom code?

You should place custom PHP in functions.php and custom CSS in style.css of your child theme: where to place WooCommerce customization?

This code still works, unless you report otherwise. To exclude conflicts, temporarily switch to the Storefront theme, disable all plugins except WooCommerce, and test the snippet again: WooCommerce troubleshooting 101

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Author, WooCommerce expert and WordCamp speaker, Rodolfo has worked as an independent WooCommerce freelancer since 2011. His goal is to help entrepreneurs and developers overcome their WooCommerce nightmares. Rodolfo loves travelling, chasing tennis & soccer balls and, of course, wood fired oven pizza. Follow @rmelogli

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