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CSS Breadcrumbs

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Breadcrumbs is a term used to describe hierarchical links that tell the visitor where he/she currently is on your site. Visually breadcrumbs are just links with some sort of separator between them, such as a bullet image. This CSS code transforms ordinary looking links into a breadcrumb by giving each link a background image.

There are many different ways to implement breadcrumbs in CSS. Ideally the separator image should not even be part of the link, but dynamically inserted using CSS Generated content. However, since IE6 does not support generated content, that's not feasible at the moment. Then there's the debate over whether breadcrumbs should be implemented as a list, which I personally think is no more appropriate than just using regular <a> elements.


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Date Posted: 05/11/2006

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Thanks for sharing about Breadcrumbs.Breadcrumbs are a navigation technique used in user interfaces. Its purpose is to give users a way to keep track of their location within programs or documents.The term is taken from the trail of breadcrumbs left by Hansel and Gretel in the popular fairytale.It typically appear horizontally across the top of a webpage, usually below any title bars or headers. They provide links back to each previous page that the user navigated through in order to get to the current page, for hierarchical structures usually the parent pages of the current one.
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