Components are page level design elements that help visitors navigate, scan, and understand information. For further guidance visit the U.S. Web design standards.
Breadcrumb links appear in the header of each content page to help visitor navigate and keep track of their location.
Card style navigation is used on topic landing pages to indicate major content areas.
List navigation links to tertiary and quaternary pages.
Quick links are used to callout key content or actions for easy access.
The footer provides site navigation and key external links.
Callout boxes are used to highlight content areas and make pages easier to scan.
Definition blocks help users to quickly identify information that is relevant to them and provide links to more detailed information.
Lists can be used to decrease content density and organize information. They can be ordered or unordered.
The process is an ordered list variation and helps to parse complex tasks into step-by-step instructions.