How to Set Custom Breadcrumb Delimiter in WooCommerce

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Are you looking for a way to define a custom breadcrumb delimiter? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to set custom breadcrumb delimiter in WooCommerce.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

add_filter( 'woocommerce_breadcrumb_defaults', 'wps_breadcrumb_delimiter' );
function wps_breadcrumb_delimiter( $defaults ) {
  $defaults['delimiter'] = ' > ';
  return $defaults;

You need to change $defaults['delimiter'] = ' > '; to $defaults['delimiter'] = ' - '; or anything else you would like.

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: 11 best WordPress plugins for writers and how to use Google optimize in WordPress.

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