| This is a documentation subpage for (see that page for the template itself).
It contains usage information, categories and other content that is not part of the original template page.
|Parameter name||Description||Default value||required or optional?
|link1||an internal link to a Wiki page title (with a broadly general topic), for example [[United States Genealogy|United States]]||empty||required|
|link2||to a more narrowly specific page title (if any), for example [[Massachusetts Genealogy|Massachusetts]]||empty||optional|
|link3||to a more narrowly specific page title (if any), for example [[Suffolk County, Massachusetts Genealogy|Suffolk]]||empty||optional|
|link4||to a more narrowly specific page title (if any), for example [[Boston Massachusetts genealogy|Boston]]||empty||optional|
|link5||title of the page where the breadcrumb appears, for example [[Boston Massachusetts Family History Center|Family History Center]]||empty||required|
The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: no namespace specified
The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: no user group specified
Place this template at or near the top of the Wiki page.
The only thing that should ever appear on a Wiki page above a breadcrumb trail is a "hat note" such as a disambiguation note.
Occasionally, part of a Table of Contents box or part of a Navigation box (sidebar) can appear on the same level as a breadcrumb trail as long as they are not on the line above it.
Assuming the following template were inserted near the top of the Illinois Cemeteries Wiki page:
- | link1=[[United States Genealogy|United States]]
- | link2=[[Illinois Genealogy|Illinois]]
- | link3=
- | link4=
- | link5=[[Illinois Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]