What Are Breadcrumbs on a Website? A Comprehensive Guide

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You’re probably familiar with the phrase “following breadcrumbs” as it relates to navigating a website. In web design, breadcrumbs are a navigational element that helps users understand where they are on your site and how to get back to the previous page. Breadcrumbs (also known as breadcrumb trails) are an important part of web design, […]