Web Standard: Breadcrumbs

Definition

Breadcrumbs indicate where a microsite basic page sits within EPA's Web site. They link to the EPA home page and to the microsite home page.

  • Microsites use breadcrumbs. They are system-generated. 

Example

New Bedford Harbour microsite breadcrumbs showing EPA Home > New Bedford Harbor > Stay Updated!
Microsite breadcrumbs are located at the top of the page, above the page title

About this Standard

Effective date: 03/22/2002
Date Approved: 09/12/2012
Web Council review by: 09/02/2014 (or earlier if deemed necessary by the Web Council)