Indicate the current page’s location within a navigational hierarchy that automatically adds separators via CSS.
Changing the separator
Separators are automatically added in CSS through
content. They can be changed by changing
$breadcrumb-divider. The quote function is needed to generate the quotes around a string, so if you want
> as separator, you can use this:
It’s also possible to use a base64 embedded SVG icon:
The separator can be removed by setting
Since breadcrumbs provide a navigation, it’s a good idea to add a meaningful label such as
aria-label="breadcrumb" to describe the type of navigation provided in the
<nav> element, as well as applying an
aria-current="page" to the last item of the set to indicate that it represents the current page.
For more information, see the WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices for the breadcrumb pattern.