Navigation Menu is a theme feature introduced with Version 3.0. WordPress includes an easy to use mechanism for introducing customised navigation menus into a theme. In order to incorporate menu support into your theme, you need to add a few code segments to your theme files.

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has_term if/echo else/echo function

ok so i have a nav menu with the top level of menu items being static pages. When you highlight or visit one of them there is a sub-menu that pops up. Each one of them has there own sub-menu and each ...
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Adding existing links to custom navigation menus?

When I visit Appearance → Menu, I can add custom links, but not any links I've already created under Links. How can I do this?
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Error “The given object ID is not that of a menu item” on menu with 40+ items

When ever I try to add menu items past about 40 I get an error "The given object ID is not that of a menu item" and many of my menu items will disappear from the menu at random. The site I am working ...
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Dynamic sidebar nav with current page highlighting

My sidebar loops through all of the child pages based on the parent page. For example, if you're in the "About" section you'll only see "About" child pages in the sidebar. My problem is that I have ...
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How to make link to different categories that in them selves loads different menus?

Im kinda a noob but have made some homepages for fun but got this new one that im making for a friend that´s stopped my dead in my tracks: http://yellowknife.se/artfex/ The popup (ugly as hell and ...
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How do I add (css) class to a custom link to make it current_page_item

As a custom menu item wp doesn't add the class current_page_item All other links it does? <ul class="nav" id="menu-mainmenu"><li class="menu-item menu-item-type-custom menu-item-home ...
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Can only get one of two custom menus to display

I'm a wordpress beginner and at the moment struggling to get to grips with custom menus. I have created two menus. Wordpress tells me the theme supports two menus. I have <?php ...
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How to set my main menu items

I am new to WordPress development, hope this is not a too stupid question. How can I setup my Menu such that it has links to Home About (Page) Blog (I think posts in all categories except Portfolio ...
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Controlling Taxonomy Category listings to hide and unhide specifics

I have a vertical menu using the superfish script that shows categories in a custom 'productcategory' taxonomy. This menu has multiple levels, and is hierarchical.At the bottom of each branch of the ...
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How do you cope with the task of adding hierarchy to the navigation menu?

Say we got a theme with a horizontal menu that shows only the top-level pages. How do you manage with the task to make the menu hierarchical, adding subpages? Any appropriate plugins for that? If ...
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How can I detect whether a BuddyPress page is active from within my theme?

I'm trying to work sub-menus into my theme but am running into issues when navigating to BuddyPress pages (as opposed to standard WP pages, posts, etc.). Basically, what I want to do is have pages ...
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Declaring <?php ?> in variables

I need to put the PHP <?php global $' . $icon_var . '; echo $' . $icon_var . '; ?> inside the variable of a custom menu structure, but it gets commented: <a ...
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Menu items suddenly are displayed all over the page [on hold]

Strange things are happening :( When you take a look at the site: www.handelbijvanandel.nl you will see that all menu- and submenu items are shown on the page. At first I didn't pay much attention to ...
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Main Menu and Sub Menu Items for Footer

So I'm currently trying to figure out how to display both my main menu items and my submenu items separately in my footer. I want to display them both in separate columns (bootstrap) and am having ...
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WordPress Quick Question . How to Get Parent Link in Submenu in My Code

I'm creating a menu walker from foundation 6 but problem is parent link is not click able, so solution might be that if we can get parent link in submenu but have some problem because I'm don't know ...
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How to override the theme home page?

I'm using a theme that has it's own home page layout but I want to use a normal page instead. I can't find a way to change it because in Settings> Reading, the home page is already set to 'Home' (a ...
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'Pages' widget alternative for custom post types?

I want to make a menu from hierarchical custom post type. There is a default WordPress widget called 'Pages' that give you list of all the pages preserving their hierarchy. Is the a way to use this ...
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custom walker class

I'm trying to make a navigation that has a similar structure of this website: https://grannys.ca/ But I got struck in the logic of how can I implement an if statements which determine several things: ...
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Menus don't work after 4.4

After I updated to Wordpress 4.4, I noticed that the menu links on the front page of my website don’t work anymore. The website is: http://rantaboutfilm.com/ the theme is: swagger When the user ...
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Sub menu indicator that links to sub menu

I am trying to create a custom mobile menu for my wordpress site. I have looked around the net for an answer and found similar things or different ways that I can accomplish this but not in the way ...
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Custom navigation structure with walker class

I'm trying to make the navigation with different structures using walker class but I got stuck. Here's the code of what should the html output <nav class="main-nav"> <div ...
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add span class and i tag inside wp_nav_menu link anchor tag

I found examples adding a class to top level items, so we can display an arrow in menu items with sub-items, but is seems terrible to cope with the already built in WordPress classes, can't display ...
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Uber menu, manual integration, disable Mobile

i use uber menu plugin for my theme. my theme (pointfinder) require manual integration code.It works perfectly, but I would turn it off completely on the mobile I used the following form (if else)to ...
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Creating a menu containing categories and authors

I'm looking for a way to make a menu that contains all categories and when an author has 1 or more post in said category they appear in the dropdown for that category, the links could look like this: ...
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category permalinks

i am quite confused about the permalink stuff. So here is whats up... I have a page called tours as well as custom post type called mc_tours. At first i just changed page permalink to ...
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Responsive menu gone on wordpress Responsive theme

The responsive menu on my website is gone (homepage only). I am not sure what caused that and don't know how to fix it. Can you please help? I will really appreciate it. The website is ...
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Create menu / submenu from category subcategory and posts

I have a custom menu made up of pages and categories and I am trying to output the category and subcategories as well as the last 4 posts from each category/ subcategory. In trying to use a walker ...
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How to line up sub-menus?

I'm pretty comfortable using CSS - and I have a child theme (from evolve). I've tried a little bit of everything, but I can't seem to get my sub-menus to line up directly underneath the parent menu ...
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Custom Loop through category menu to include sub categories

In my custom wordpress theme I currently have the below loop to the main categories <?php $menu = wp_get_nav_menu_object('navigation'); $items = wp_get_nav_menu_items($menu->term_id); ...
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Categories as main menu items and subcategories as nested lists

I am new to WordPress and am trying to make my website. Would it be possible to list categories and subcategories as a nested list with links in the main navigation menu. What am i trying to achieve ...
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Navigation doesn't render when wp is hosted

I have created a theme on my local host and it works fine. I am using the walker function in order to get the bootstrap navigation. However when I upload the site on godaddy the navigation doesn't ...
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CSS_Menu_Walker not showing on mobile view?

I found this example on perishable press. My menu works fine and all the submenu items display properly. For some reason, when scaled below 769px, it disappears. I figure it's CSS, but I can't make ...
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Programmatically set current-menu-item using wp_nav_menu

I'm calling wp_nav_menu programmatically on a class and I'd like to be able to set the field that will be shown as the current-menu-item but I don't see an argument for that. It seems like I may be ...
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Where am I doing wrong in my theme menu?

Every thing works fine out of WordPress but the theme's dropdown menu doesn't work. Here is my functions.php code : register_nav_menus(array( 'primary' => esc_html__('Primary', 'codeha'), ...
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Navigation label for page in custom theme

In Appearance -> Menus, one can change a page´s navigation label. The label is what shows in the menus. However, i´m using a theme with a custom menu, always showing the full page´s title in the menu. ...
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Custom Navigation build using wp_nav_menu and walker

What I have Right now I have an old template in plain HTML. In there I use a custom Navigation menu built like this: <div class="collapse navbar-collapse main-menu main-menu-1" id="main-menu"> ...
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How to remove menu installed in wp-admin by a theme?

I installed Placester theme.And then disabled it, and deleted it. But there is still a menu there. How can I remove it? The only installed plugins are: Akismet Contact Form 7 Google Analytics by ...
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Change submenu markup

I've seen people recommending to edit the wordpress default Walker to change the menu markup and create your own. The problem with this is that I would like to change the markup of the submenu and ...
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Adding a menu item for a Custom Post Archive

I've created a Custom Post type (project) and it works perfectly. I have a custom archive page (archive-project.php), and that works great, too, but what's the best way to add a link to that custom ...
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Indirect modification of overloaded property WP_Post::$classes has no effect

I'm working on a child theme and while everything works the Walker_Nav_Menu and Walker classes are causing all the fuss. My parent theme overrides Walker_Nav_Menu as below: if ( ! class_exists( ...
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Dashboard left hand menu overlapping next item down [duplicate]

Stuck with this one and wondered if someone could point me in the right direction... we updated one of our wordpress sites a couple of weeks ago and only revisited it today and noticed that the ...
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getting the current sub item out of total sub items in a given dropdown (custom walker)

i would like the possibility to append a text(denoted in square brackets) to each sub-item in the menu like so: Parent 1: sub-item [sub item 1 of 5] sub-item [sub item 2 of 5] sub-item [sub item 3 ...
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Automatically Add New Tags to Sub-menu

Been searching for any related plugins or info. about this case but didn't find anything relevant or working. I need every new tag that is added to a post automatically appear in a menu as a sub-menu ...
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Center and hide overflow of WP toolbar custom links

I have made 22 custom links in the WP toolbar for my site but when I reduce browser/screen width they are completely un-resposnive in terms of CSS and stack instead of simply not displaying links that ...
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how to change the output of wp_nav_menu using css classes

When we add a class to a menu item through dashboard, the css class is added to "li" tag of that item. Is there a way to add these css classes to "a" tag of that item, instead of "li" tag? As you ...
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Is there a way to establish parent/child relationship in WP menu links exclusively?

to expand on this question title: Is there a way to establish a parent/child relationship of menu links (using the WP menu) that adds the dynamic helper classes (ie. current-menu-parent, ...
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Two different “Home” items in custom menus dashboard section

Following the WP documentation, I created a page named "Home" and set it as the Front Page of my website. But now I have 2 different "home" items in custom menus: one corresponding to my new page, and ...
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Show different different menu in theme_location depending on x

I would like to display a different menu in the same theme_location depending on some condition. I'm wondering if this is possible and if so how? I would like to avoid registering an additional ...
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Multiple navigation menus to a location?

I want to be able to assign multiple menu's to 1 navigation location. But when I want to assign the second navigation, the previous is unassigned. How would it be possible without breaking the ...
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Insert other menus as submenus of a main menu

I have a main menu which features items for each of my service cpts. Each of those cpts has another menu associated with it, the id of which I grab using the ACF get_field function. What I'm trying ...