Despite the mundane name, breadcrumbs are very useful tools for improving your site’s User Experience (UX) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Enabling them is simple with help from a plugin or a little custom code.

In this post, we’ll introduce you to WordPress breadcrumbs and explain how they work. Then, we’ll show you how to add them to your site, style them, and remove them. There’s a lot of to cover, so let’s get started!