Category Breadcrumbs

Category Breadcrumbs

by Lightenna Ltd

Add breadcrumb navigation to your collections

5.0 of 5 stars(5 reviews)

Category-based

Categorise to make your products easier to find (search for) and discover (stumble across)

Breadcrumbs for collections

Unique breadcrumb links for each collection in your category tree

Embed

Simple liquid embed to replace your theme's current top > bottom breadcrumb


About Category Breadcrumbs

Category Breadcrumbs makes it easy to show your customers a complete breadcrumb. As they navigate down your category tree, their breadcrumb trail expands to give them an easy route back.

Go native

Use the existing Shopify 'Navigation' system to create links, then visualise them in the embedded Breadcrumbs admin panel.

Add SEO metadata to your site

Improve the SEO metadata you're sending to Google by including dynamically generated JSON-LD to describe the current category. No special configuration required. Set up your categories and the app automatically generates the extra metadata.

Create great navigation

Create the most intuitive journey for your customers by embedding our pre-built page elements in your navigation.

Set the top-level category

Simply select the top-level category from the menu selector to see a category tree instantaneously descend from that point in your Shopify menus.

Translate or customise the breadcrumb for your customers

The breadcrumb root (or the first token in an empty breadcrumb) can be set to whatever text or link you'd like, then every product in the rest of the breadcrumb can be configured through Shopify's standard product UI (edit, import or bulk edit).

Suitability

The breadcrumbs need to be embedded somewhere on your site, which requires a basic HTML/CSS coding knowledge. If you're not a coder, we recommend choosing a theme which has some kind of breadcrumbs already so you can see where to replace them with this full-category list of breadcrumbs. We regret we cannot offer a service to embed this for you in your store or customise your theme to make the breadcrumbs look different. If it turns out that your theme is lacking or you're not comfortable editing themes, you might like to take a look at our sister apps that require no coding whatsoever:

  • Menus Uncomplicated, which shows the same category list in the menu navigation and
  • Floating Category List, which floats over the left-hand side of the page (without a sidebar)

Check out our YouTube channel or the apps 'Help' section for a step-by-step install screencast.

Contact us

If you have questions or requests for new features our dedicated support person would be happy to answer them. Please drop Alex a line using the details in the contact pane.

See the app in action

Explore how the app works in an example store.

View example store

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Support

Pricing 10-day free trial

$3.75/month

* All charges are billed in USD. Recurring charges, including monthly or usage-based charges, are billed every 30 days.

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Most recent reviews

Emivel

Awesome app, easy to use, install and configure. Shopify breadcrumbs can be a hassle because there's no way to organize them based on menu structure, but with Category Breadcrumbs, you can create great breadcrumb navigation that will improve the user experience of your Shopify store. Thank you, Alex, for providing such a great app!

Seabuckwonders

Thanks for the help with structured data, Alex- overall the plugin works great- Shopify breadcrumbs can be difficult to configure, and this solution made it easy to set up thanks to the video. Was the best app solution I've found.

Buildinglink

I was having an issue with app installation, but Alex offered a quick solution and provided great support. Thanks again for your help, Alex.