This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



This plugin shows the path to the page or post the user is currently surfing, so he will not get lost in the navigation structure that easily and can navigate quickly.

I suppose this plugin is most useful if you use WordPress not only as blog, but also as a CMS.

To see this plugin in action visit my homepage. The part below the title image, left from the language selection and search field is generated by this plugin.


  1. Upload pathbar.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. Adjust the plugins settings in the Settings/Pathbar menu.
  4. Place <?php the_pathbar(); ?> in your templates at the position where the pathbar should be shown.

Contributors & Developers

“pathbar” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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