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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WP navigation list classes

I'm using this code to display my menu: <?php $menu_args = array( 'container' => '', 'menu_class' => '', 'menu_id' => 'main-menu', ); ...
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Sitemap Page build from Menu?

Is there a plugin available that creates a sitemap from the default menu, e.g. as shortcode or requestbale URI?
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confused about wp_list_pages() function - how to display selected top pages with all their subpages

I'm a bit confused about wp_list_pages() function. Lets say I have 3 top level pages (with no parent) and each of them have some sub-pages: page 1 [sub-pages: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3]; page 2 [sub-pages: ...
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Ordering Submenu Pages in WP 3.1

I just recently upgraded to WordPress 3.1 a few moments ago. However, I noticed that when you have Post Types show up under a *main* menu page, it overrides the link fo th menu link. Here's my ...
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Is there a way to tell menu items to force non-SSL URLs?

I've got a client site which uses SSL for only a small chunk of pages where users purchase subscriptions. So, for those pages, we just make sure that any links into them have hrefs with https://etc ...
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Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with “Custom Menu”?

Well, the title says it all. Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with the "WP Custom Menu"?
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Wordpress Menu options in the Admin: Posts for the dropdowns

Under Appearance > Menus I seem to be able to add Categories, Pages, or Custom Links as my menu/sub-menu dropdown items...but I can't add posts. I would like to have posts in my dropdown (posts of ...
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Can't create a SubMenu

Hi everyone I have created a new WordPress blog at http://www.shanytopper.com and I have a problem. I am using a wp_nav_menu for the main menu in mywebsite (I added the suppert to the theme myself), ...
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Three menus - parent / child / sibling

Firstly, apologies for the terminology used here, I will try to be as descriptive as possible. I am trying to create a menu system that will achieve the following: List top level pages as one menu ...
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Thesis -style Navigation

I am working on a theme where I would like users to be able to select pages to show in the theme options page much like Thesis. I've been Googling / reverse engineering Thesis for a couple hours but ...
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Automatically going to the first page in a hierarchy?

Let's say I have a website about different types of cars. The structure is a little like this: -Home -Cars (shows a submenu with a list of cars, ie Volvo 850, Porsche 911 ) -Volvo 850 overview (the ...
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Show menu only if_page is

I have created 4 menus (submenus) in wordpress. I need to know how show this menus only if pages ids are "10 and 11 for example. Is possible? I'm desperated after two hours... thanks! This is my code ...
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Check if wp_nav_menu items have submenus

I'm looking to output the following markup for a menu through wp_nav_menu, <ul> <li><a href="/">Home</a></li> <li> <a href="/" ...
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Customise the custom menu widget

Is it possible to customise the custom menu widget? All I really want to do is change the text where it says "select a category". Thanks
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How to Emulate Default Navigation Menu Behaviour in a Custom Theme?

I'm trying my hand at developing a custom theme, and I've got navigation menus working (with the help of this walker, but only if they're explicitly defined in the menu settings. The default themes ...
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How can I remove data-target=“#” from bootstrap dropdown menu?

I've created a mega menu with wordpress. The theme I'm working with happened to use bootstrap and adds so much weird stuff to my menu, and one of those things that seem pretty weird is that it has ...
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Pagination doesn't work on multiple categories

I have the following problem. In my custom menu (wp_nav_menu) I added a category. This category uses the template category.php. Now I have multiple categories that are shown on the page. My problem is ...
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Hook on creating a menu entry?

I need to run some code after a new item has been inserted into a WordPress nav menu. Is there any hook on menu modification or something similar?
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Confused about the correct functioning on Wordpress Menus

good evening, Im been having some kind of problem with a specific, and as far as I can see, simple WP project, specifically with how to use the wp_nav_menu function, normally, when I try to create a ...
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Theme modification for custom category menus

My goal is to have a custom menu in the header based on the category of the post being viewed. I'm setting up a single wordpress site that will contain about a half dozen different categories. ...
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Retrieve Menu name for nav_menu_item

Given a nav_menu_item object, how would I determine the name of the Menu it is associated with? I have a couple menus defined in my theme, as well as, a nav_menu_css_class filter. Inside the filter, ...
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Use wp_nav_menu to display ALL pages

I am currently building a wordpress theme. For the menu, I just want to display all the pages that are created in the order that they are created in (i.e. I don't want users to have to go into the ...
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Custom Nav Walker sub-menu HTML construct

I've got my Custom Nav Walker set up and it works fine with the main menu items, and displays them how I want. However the same HTML is being applied to the sub-menu elements which isn't what I want. ...
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Add a string after each item in Wordpress sub menu

I am trying to add a special character to display a » alongside each menu item in Wordpress. So for example About us » Contact us » And so on... Here's my code <li><?php echo ...
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How to get current page nearest parent id?

I am trying to get current page nearest parent id not top-level. For example I have added page like this: Now If I am in Junior Design Award 2013 page I want to get his parent id 765 not top-level ...
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Highlight current category, when using get_categories

I'm successfully using helgatheviking's answer from this post: Show children of top level category only See code below: // get the category object for the current category $thisCat = get_category( ...
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Custom HTML output for registered navigation

Is it possible to strip out the title / url from a custom navigation as to create a new HTML structure? I'm creating a very unique menu structure, based on the custom menu created by a user in ...
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Logout hyperlink within a sub-menu

I have the following secondary navigation menu on my website which has been built using the native WordPress Appearance > Menus feature: I am also using the following lines of code in my ...
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Generate Navbar In WordPress

I am currently developing a custom theme. I need to generate menu with submenu. By default wordpress provides me result like below: <ul id="side-menu" role="navigation" class="main-menu nav"> ...
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wp_nav_menu (secondary menu) not adding current classes

I've looked everywhere, but i can't find a solution. My secondary menu isn't adding any current classes to the tags when it's rendered. I have added this menu in my functions.php file function ...
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how to add a div inside wp_page_menu

Right now I'm using the <?php wp_page_menu('menu_class=nav'); ?> function, which gives this result: <div class="nav"> <ul> <li class="page_item ...
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Add # to submenu URLs automatically

I'm trying to replace all my child page URLs to include a # automatically example: http://www.website.com/parentfoo/#childfoo I tried using wp_setup_nav_menu_item to run through all the child menu ...
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Showing home button in a specified menu

I try to add the home button in a specified WordPress menu (I have 2) and it's not working at all. This is my code: <?php wp_nav_menu(array('theme_location' => 'primary', 'show_home' => ...
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Drop Down menu expanded by default (on front page) [closed]

For this site users seem to have difficulty finding the site's content that is accessible through the 'Data' drop down menu on the top left. To improve this I would like to have this drop down menu ...
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Auto add pages to primary menu with functions.php

Is it possible to have new pages automatically added to the primary menu via functions.php? This particular theme will be deployed on a special version of multisite, so the checkbox which is ...
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Change menu items URL

I create a single page website and use only anchors (#) on main menu items. Now, I need to include a second page on the website and keep the same menu. I'm using roots theme. Then, I'm building menu ...
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Second menu has the first menu ID

I registered two menus top-menu and main-menu. I created two menu on the admin panel and assigned one to each (different items) But when I view the front end, I see that the two menus have the same ...
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search form leads to 404

I'm using the follow code in my functions.php to add a search box to my primary nav menu - add_filter('wp_nav_menu_items','add_search_box_to_menu', 10, 2); function add_search_box_to_menu( ...
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How to change the menu like this?

Here is my wp_nav_menu: wp_nav_menu( array( 'link_before' => '<span><strong>', 'link_after' => '</strong></span>' ) ); I got a tag ...
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Odd spacing in Navigation Bar [closed]

I am in the process of redesigning my website, and i'm struggling to find what is causing spacing (margins i'm assuming) between navigation items. I have been delving through chrome developer tools ...
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wp_nav_menu not highlighting the current category when viewing a single post

My WordPress site has a bunch of posts, all filed by a top-level category and a bunch of subcategories therein. I have the main site nav rendering the category pages, which, when clicked, get all ...
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Show subpages of a category in a custom menu

I have added a post category to a custom menu through Admin. But when it shows, it just shows the category name, and does not show the posts inside the category. Is there a way to add an args; that ...
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When filtering query on custom taxonomy; main menu dissapears

I have created a custom taxonomy, and that works. But here is the problem; I have created an archive page, which in the url gets e.g. this: ?category=23. Then, in functions.php, I do this: function ...
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Does this function wp_get_nav_menu_object check if a nav menu exists or is supported?

function wp_get_nav_menu_object( $menu ) { if ( ! $menu ) return false; $menu_obj = get_term( $menu, 'nav_menu' ); if ( ! $menu_obj ) $menu_obj = get_term_by( 'slug', $menu, 'nav_menu' ); ...
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Add third level menu on wordpress

I would like to add a third level menu on WordPress. This is the code I've added to the functions.php file to create the secondary menu, but when trying to repeat the same code with a third menu, I ...
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Custom ul class

I need help for my custom Wordpress Layout. It should look like this (HTML): <div class="collapse navbar-collapse navbar-ex1-collapse"> <ul class="nav navbar-nav"> <li> ...
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Ways to give a wp_list_pages menu link specific class names?

I'm looking to style my wp_list_pages with a span class. I'd like to give it a unique class so that I can give each a specific icon. 'link_before' => '<span ...
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Add class to all list items of wp_nav_menu

I have a wp_nav_menu to which I want to add a classes to the list items. I know this can be done by choosing 'css classes' from the screen options menu, but then I have to give every single li a ...
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Some doubts about WordPress handle the horizontal main menu visualization

I am pretty new in WP (I came from Joomla) and I have some doubt regarding how WordPress handles the main menu (I mean the horizontal menu in the header). As example I use this online test website: ...
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Why in this WordPress theme I can't see the Main Menu?

I am pretty new in WP (I came from Joomla) and I have the following problem. I have installed WordPress on my server and if I use one of the included theme (such as the Twenty Thirteen theme) when I ...