Why Use This Pattern?
Help users easily navigate back to the previous page.
What is the Solution?
- Display the back arrow icon and the previous page title on the top left of the page to allow the user to return to the previous page.
- The backlink is highlighted on hover to indicate that it is active.
When to Use This Pattern?
When users are on the second or third level of the information hierarchy and need to go back to the previous level.
Only display the arrow icon and the previous page title on the top left of the page.
Do Not Use This Pattern When
There are breadcrumbs at the top of the page.