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Re: Breadcrumbs

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 06 Nov 2006 20:46:29 +0000
Message-ID: <454F9F25.6040904@splintered.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

Eadie, David wrote:

> Personally, I view a breadcrumb trail as being, semantically,
> hierarchical; which suggests to me that it should be marked up as a
> nested list.

Then again, I've always looked at breadcrumbs as an ordered list of 
steps: how to get from the homepage to this page in the shortest 
possible way. That's why, on some recent sites I've done, I've started 
using a simple OL. It all depends on how you look at it.

Patrick H. Lauke
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