Definition: Breadcrumbs

A hierarchical way of describing to a user where they are on the site (usually with hyperlinks). For example, the breadcrumbs on this page can be seen in the top left and are:

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Which tell you that you are on the Breadcrumbs pages, in the SEO section, in the glossary (of The Online Advertising Guide).

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