Understanding Breadcrumbs and When They Should Be Used in Web Design


Breadcrumbs, or breadcrumb trails, are forms of secondary navigation scheme. They show the web user’s location on a website or application. The name was derived from the “Hansel and Gretel” fairy tale. In this tale, these two youngsters scatter breadcrumbs to create a trail leading back to their home. Online, breadcrumbs provide web users with […]