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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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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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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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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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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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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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 sidebar....
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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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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 class="menu-...
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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 http://wordpress.org/extend/...
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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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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"); } add_action('...
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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' =...
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Main menu highlighting on subpage which is not in submenu but in hierarchy

I have my menu made of images. Therefore I use divs and with .current-menu-item I use CSS to change the image. This works if I'm directly on this main page. If I'm on a subpage I cannot use this trick ...
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How to re-arrange the MENU of “Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester” wordpress theme?

I am using "Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester" wordpress theme, I tried the below three methods but no positive result in realtypointusa.com I tried in Dashborad-> Appearance-> Menus and re-...
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Wordpress Custom Menu Widget Style

I am wondering if anyone knows the best method for splitting 1 custom menu widget (located in my sites footer) in to 2 columns. There are a total of 8 links, so I would like it to be split in to 2 ...
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Change the menu home link to something else

I'm using the built in menu system, and I wan't to change the text of the home menu link to something else, like "hjem", and i have tried placing this in the code: <?php wp_page_menu( array( '...
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How to create a Menu based a username

How would I create a menu so lets say user1 sees user1's menu and not user2. or just see there own pages which I assigned to them in a menu. So not user role menu but a username menu. i know it ...
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pull non-wp site into content area of wordpress -or- pull wp header into non wp site?

I am building a site which has a ecommerce nature that is not able to be tied directly into wordpress. What my goal is to have a constant header that is generated by my wordpress header on all pages ...
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cross-site custom menu

i have a multisite whice i want to separate because its unneccery as two of my sites are on the same DATABASE and all i need is actually the dynamic custom menus which i have built in the main site(to ...
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Hide Menu items base on capability

What is the best way to add/remove items for the wp_nav_menu() based on user roles? For instance a custom menu that looks like: Some Page Some Other Page Special Admin Page Where the Special ...
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Single custom post type's menu ancestor/parent is Posts archive page

I have created a theme by copying twentyeleven default theme. I have also installed a module Custom Post Type UI and created a custom post type called "Book". I have gone to Settings -> Reading and ...
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Nav menu items disappearing (but not immediately)

I'm working on a site where some of the nav menu items disappear (from the front end, the back end, and the database). However, debugging is extremely difficult since they don't disappear immediately! ...
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Blending Foundation's Tabs with Wordpress Nav Menu & Display Active Tab

I am currently working with ZURB's Foundation Framework. It's a terrific framework and my project is coming along a lot nicer and quicker than it would have beforehand. Foundation comes with CSS/...
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Using Zurb's Foundation Tabs as Wordpress Nav (Active Tab)

This is a question more geared towards those of you out there that have experience working with the popular SASS/JS Framework, Foundation by Zurb. I am trying to use it as my structural core to my new ...
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How to remove the HOME menu item

I am using wordpress 3.4.1. I am mainly creating a static site and for that have created and arrnaged the pages, and wordpress has nicely created the pages in proper nav-menu format for me, which is ...
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Help with walker for nav

For some reason, this walker won't work when I pass in 'echo ' => 0, it always prints the nav, and never returns the nav as a var. I can't seem to figure out where it's by passing that in wordpress....
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Custom Post type menu highlighted in the archive/post

I created a custom nav menu for my custom post type by custom links (linked to the archive page). Let say I have a custom post type named "product", and when I click on the menu, it will go to the ...
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Remove admin menu

Ho do you remove admin menu items and dissable acces for users below admin ? The right way... // 1 - Remove Menu Items function my_remove_menu_pages() { if ( !current_user_can( 'administrator' ) )...
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Custom Walker for wp_list_categories

I need some help with making of one Walker Class. Now I’m having a menu with categories and in the dropdown there are some subcategories. The menu is something like that: <div class="navigation"&...