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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Unable to center menu and header image twenty twelve

I have a really simple site at cyriljoyce.com on the 2012 theme I created a child theme to center the header and menu bar but just cannot seem to make it work. The child theme text is below The line ...
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Sticky Header in Wordpress using BootstrapWP theme [closed]

So I am using Rachel Baker's open source BootstrapWP starter theme to develop a Wordpress theme. There is a repository on Github but I didn't think this question was appropriate to post there. I am ...
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getting parent page id when using custom menu.

Im using custom menus to display a menu using wp_nav_menu(). I want to get the_content() of the parent in the menu, without setting it as a parent page in pages. Is there a way to get the parent id ...
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Remove nav menu item by script

I want to create my custom nav menu using a script in a wp plugin. I'm almost there using this tutorial. All I need is the option to delete menu entries. something like ...
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Split into two seperate unordered lists with custom walker

So I am trying to create a mega-menu using a custom walker through Wordpress. So far I have this for the walker: class oe_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { /** * Specify the item type to ...
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Allowing HTML in Menu Descriptions

This has been answered elsewhere, but I am having a problem with the code. I'm using this: remove_filter( 'nav_menu_description', 'strip_tags' ); add_filter( 'wp_setup_nav_menu_item', ...
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Create a Page via plugin

My problem is to show a list of products read from db tables. I know how to read them and I am able to produce the table, but only using a shortcode embedded in a page that I've created via WP. I ...
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Using Walker To Add Menu CSS Class Functionality

I'm trying to add the ability to insert Custom CSS Classes to menu items. I believe I do this by extending the walker_nav_menu but I'm not sure how to call the custom classes. This seems like such a ...
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Adding an admin menu page showing the link twice - how to solve this?

I'm newbie and I'm trying to create a plugin to add a menu to left menu in admin section. i have create the page but it is working fine. but i find the left menu being displayed twice. how can I ...
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Automatically adding categories and authors in custom menu?

I've spent a couple of days googleling around, looking for a way to automatically add categories and authors to my custom menu as soon as they are created (the same way that pages are automatically ...
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Recommended method for updating/adding menus when adding new theme

I'm working locally on a completely new theme. Once I'm done I'm going to use the "test drive" plugin to allow admins to test the theme before switching over to it. The problem is that with the new ...
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Creating a Mega Menu

Currently I am creating a theme based on BootStrap 3.0. And the design I came up with utilizes a Mega Menu Navigation. Right now I'm trying to add YAMM3 - Yet Another Mega Menu for Bootstrap 3, ...
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Menu Disappears on Category Pages

I have a site whose navigation disappears on category pages for posts in the ‘post’ post type, but not for posts in any of my custom post types. The ‘post’ post type and post of the custom post types ...
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Using website header, menu and footer on Wordpress blog

I want to use the header, top menu and footer from my website on my Wordpress blog. The website itself is not a Wordpress site but the blog is and resides in a 'blog' folder on my server. So I guess ...
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Different menu navigation per category

Hello all you helpful people :) I am using a self modified version of the 2012 theme and I would like to be able to display a different main navigation menu based on the category I am viewing. ...
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Walker Class - Check if menu item has description and if so add class to li

I am using a pretty common walker class to pull in the description when I call the wp_nav_menu function. I am using this to add an optional second line for the menu, using the description. This of ...
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Link to Author archive from Navigation Menus in dashboard?

I'd like to display a grid of authors on my site showing the name of the author and their avatar. The tricky part is, I'd like to be able to control this from the Menus page in the dashboard so I have ...
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How to create different navigation for registered users in WooThemes Canvas?

I'm building a website with wordpress and the Canvas Theme (from WooThemes). I'm using the Top navigation for displaying items when a user is logged in. When the user is not logged in, you can see ...
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wordpress register nav menu not showing in admin

I am using the following code to register a menu for my theme. In functions.php I have written the following: register_nav_menu( 'header-menu', __( 'Header Menu' ) ); When going into wp-admin ...
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Multiple languages menus problem

I'm trying to add language option to my website. I've coded my theme and I need to show the web in three different languages. I've got the little flags and I've managed to pass a php variable with the ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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Wordpress menu performance is slow when lot of items

I have a menu with more than 100 items in total and it is very slow to manage all those, slow respond and slow saving. Is there any plugin to somehow improve performance and make my life easier in a ...
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Bootstrap Dropdown Menu unresponsive in mobile [closed]

I have built a responsive website using Bootstrap Theme the menu is working fine in desktop, but if I tap the menu button in mobile devices, more often unresponsive and the transition is delay. Any ...
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How to modify wp-includes without messing my wordpress installation?

I'm using a Twenty Twelve theme with a child theme. When the screen is shrunk to less than a certain width a responsive menu is toggled. The problem is that this menu's top level pages look the same ...
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How to customize submenus isn wordpress theme [closed]

I have a wordpress theme and in the header.php file it is displaying menus through this line : wp_nav_menu( 'theme_location=menu_2&menu_id=nav&container=&fallback_cb=menu_2_default'); ...
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Add custom menu item type

Is there a way to add custom menu type to the menu editor? I know I can add items dynamically with the wp_get_nav_menu_items filter, but I would like to have the position of those items configurable. ...
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HTML list menu to Wordpress menu

I have purchased an HTML theme that I want to rebuild into Wordpress. I'm having trouble making the menu work. Beneath is the HTML for the menu. (without the beginning and end of the UL). <li ...
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Customizing Primary Menu to include custom taxonomy description

I've a hard time implementing the custom primary menu behaviour. I've already: Created a custom post type: products that has a custom taxonomy: product_category associated with it. Activated and ...
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How to list recent posts in a wp nav menu?

I've been trying this for some time and didn't get no clear answer. I need to display 11 recent posts inside one of my menu items. My menu is like: ITEM 1 · MAMBA · ITEM 3 I need to display ...
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How can I add text to a single nav menu item?

I'm working on a theme that requires the end-user to specify the current performance season using a custom admin panel I've created, ie. "2013/2014", "2014/2015" etc., which I can retrieve using ...
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Displaying different page links on different pages

I have a wordpress site with 100+ pages. Now suppose 5 pages are related to page 1, and I want to show them in side bar as similar pages/related pages and other group of pages in other menu in ...
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Set Item Order with wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items

I have some code that adds a menu item to a menu using wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items. It's pretty easy to add a menu item as the first or last item of the menu, but I was wondering if there's ...
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Alternative to wp_get_nav_menu_items?

I have tried out a technique to implement the wp_get_nav_menu_items, however, a child on the level 1 is being nested inappropriately on the menu. Kindly suggest an alternative of how this issue can ...
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Programmatically Add Item to WP Multisite Menus

Does WP Multisite require a specific function in order to programmatically add a menu item to a menu? A friend and I have a plugin that adds a menu item to your menu found here. When we created it we ...
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Navigation menu not being assigned Theme Location

I am setting my navigation menu up using the following snippet in my functions.php. add_action( 'init', 'add_menus' ); function add_menus() { register_nav_menus( ...
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Unregister Nav Menu with fallback?

I am trying to create a child theme so theme updates are much easier. I want to remove the parent theme menus and add my own. I know I can modify the header.php file (where these menus exist) and ...
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One item not showing when programmatically Generating Navigation Menu

I am programmatically generating a navigation menu with the following.... add_action( 'init', 'register_navmenus' ); function register_navmenus() { // Check if Top menu exists and make it if not if ...
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Creating Category Specific menus

I have a question.. I am trying for this since many days.. but didn't get success. My requirement is say I have 5 categories: cat1, cat2 cat3 cat4 cat5 Now each of category has 'N' number of posts.. ...
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How to create a category menu?

I am new in WordPress world (before now I always used Joomla and some other old CMS) Now I am testing WordPress and I have some doubts about how create a navigation menu in my WP Site. This is my ...
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Grey out nav buttons unless is_user_logged_in()

I'd like to show my users some features I offer if they register in a special nav bar. I've created this for a logged in version and a logged out version: if ( is_user_logged_in() ) { $menu = ...
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Container class not appearing on navigation menu

I want to render a menu with a container like this: <nav class="nav"> However, the container is just rendering with the default class name applied which I don't want. <nav ...
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Adding custom menu widget to sidebar programatically [duplicate]

I am trying to add custom menu widget to the sidebar. I am not working on wordpress directly, but I am using an xml-rpc calls to manage worpdress site (it is possible via ...
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custom walker nav issue involving ajax

I am using ajax in a theme not written by me. This ajax gets the link clicked and then slides that page into view. it works good. In order for it to do it's thing, I had to make a custom walker for ...
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Filter Menu Items by Custom User Role in a page

I want to create a page template where the contents of the menu is filtered. Say, on Template 1, I want only the pages/post created by a custom access role areamanager1 to be displayed on the Menu on ...
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Custom Permalink Plugin and Current Page/Ancestor in Menus

I'm looking for a custom permalink plugin that is able to interact with menu classes. For instance, I have a menu that includes the parent website.com/shop as one of its list items. If a page, say ...
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list category posts under its item in menu

When adding category to Menu, I need it to list all the item that belong to that category in separate UL automatically. like this http://i.stack.imgur.com/ulOOS.jpg Of course I can do that manually, ...
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Wordpress 3.5 dropdown menu

I'm pretty new with WordPress and I want to create my own dropdown menu without the use of any plugins. I already did some research but there are some things I do not understand. In my header file I ...
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Changing status of Published posts which have less Content to “Draft”

function draftpost(){ global $wpdb; $prefix = $wpdb->prefix; $wpdb->query("UPDATE ".$prefix."posts SET post_status='draft' WHERE LENGTH( post_content ) <500"); } ...
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How to activate “Description” metabox for menu item programmatically?

I'm creating custom wordpress theme. How can I enable "Description" metabox for menu items (on nav-menu page) by default programmatically?
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display only the wp_nav_menu, which has the current-menu-item

i have a problem displaying only the menu with wp_nav_menu, in which the current-menu-item is in. Heres what i got: function register_menus() { register_nav_menus( array( 'sidebar-menu' ...