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Birch Layered Nav

Description

This plugin extends WooCommerce Layered Nav Widget in three important ways
*It shows a given layered nav only on the product categories you declare
*It makes the entire layered nav button area clickable including the checkbox
*It adds information from the Layered Nav Widget onto the links of variable products in order to save the user a few click once they land on the variable product page.

Installation

Birch Layered Nav extends WooCommerce Layered Nav as such WooCommerce must be installed and its widgets class must be present. This is default for the active WooCommerce Plugin.

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/birch-layered-nav directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress
  3. Use the Appearance Widgets Screen to configure the Layered Nav
  4. Familiarize yourself with the operation of the WooCommerce Layered Nav this widget is used exactly the same way and adds only one additional field which is a comma separated list of the slugs of WooCommerce Product Categories you want the given filter to show on. Make sure the comma separated list contains no spaces as such (shirts,hats,socks) not (shirts, hats, socks)
    1.These slugs of WooCommerce Product Categories are viewable the following admin screen: Products->Categories

FAQ

Installation Instructions

Birch Layered Nav extends WooCommerce Layered Nav as such WooCommerce must be installed and its widgets class must be present. This is default for the active WooCommerce Plugin.

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/birch-layered-nav directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress
  3. Use the Appearance Widgets Screen to configure the Layered Nav
  4. Familiarize yourself with the operation of the WooCommerce Layered Nav this widget is used exactly the same way and adds only one additional field which is a comma separated list of the slugs of WooCommerce Product Categories you want the given filter to show on. Make sure the comma separated list contains no spaces as such (shirts,hats,socks) not (shirts, hats, socks)
    1.These slugs of WooCommerce Product Categories are viewable the following admin screen: Products->Categories
Why is the Birch Layered Nav not showing?

You must enter the slug of the Prodcut Categories you want the Birch Layered Nav to be displayed on. Also those products must have attributes that match the attributes the Layered Nav is filtering on. This also works well for Variable Products.

Contributors & Developers

“Birch Layered Nav” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Change log

1.0

  • initial release