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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how to automatically generate hierarchical menus from hierarchy of pages?

I have a photo site, and I take care to crested a logical nested hierarchy of pages. e.g. for photos I just posted, I created the following pages: site.com/2013/ site.com/2013/colorado/ ...
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How to display custom post meta in the appearance->menus page

I'm working on a website and added a custom meta option for all pages / posts called: "Location". $value = get_post_meta( $post->ID, '_privacy_location', true ); I'd like to add the value on ...
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PHP script from functions php is loaded via admin-ajax to div…and the result is 0, not the desired content

I wish to use accordion menu http://wordpress.org/plugins/jquery-vertical-accordion-menu/ via function that is loading different menu based on page template. What is more, I wish to ajaxify that ...
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Add child pages automatically to nav menu

I have built a custom menu in Wordpress that contains links to posts and pages. I am adding it to my header using this line of code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => ...
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How To Display A List Of CPT Posts In A Meta Box On Menus Page?

Is it possible to display a list of the custom post type POSTS, not archive link, inside a meta box on the nav menus page? Currently, it displays each CPT post inside it's own metabox, but I would ...
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Navigation menus not showing because of custom post type filter

I use this filter to show content from all custom post types in tags archive page function tagFilter($query) { $post_type = $_GET['type']; if (is_tag()){ if (!$post_type) { ...
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Keeping 'current-menu-item' highlight of navigation menu?

The navigation menu of my site is generated via wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary') ); Some menu entries are category pages (say /category/news/). This page contains links to the ...
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magic “MENU” button under Twenty Twelve theme

I'm using Twenty Twelve with one of my sites on WordPress and someone told me that the site wasn't appearing as it should. She told me that instead of the menu, she saw a "MENU" button, which if ...
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How to add menù section to my WordPress template?

I am pretty new in WordPress blog and I am developing a blog with this template: http://scorejava.com/wordpress351 As you can see at the top of the page there is a "menù" that only show the page in ...
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How to add a page to header that is outside of WordPress?

I have a page on my site that is not a page in WordPress. How can I add it to the header? EDIT: The page is .php. It is outside of the theme structure.
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How can I add a delay to the collapsible menu in Twenty Eleven?

The navigation menu closes immediately upon moving the mouse outside of the menu item's area. How can I introduce a delay that will keep it open a second or less to keep visitors from becoming ...
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Menu Arrow for Child Element

I have a menu for a website I am designing and there are parent and child elements...I was wondering if there was someway I could add an arrow to my navigation if the parent has a child element? My ...
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changing host.. data loss

I changed my host from dreamhost to godaddy.. My menubar setup is not showing up.. all of the pages are visible when there is only supposed to be a couple visible .. the site is first in english but ...
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Prevent menu from loading in a page template [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove navigation from header in custom page template Is there some way to remove wp_nav_menu in a page template? I can't find anything related to page templates other ...
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Custom menu with different behavior for every item

I'm working on a custom menu that is particularly complex and I like to know which is the right way to build it. This is the structure of my menu: - Home (is a PAGE) - Information (Is a PAGE with ...
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I'm using wp_nav_menu to display my menu, but I want one more link in there that is a hardcoded link. How can I do this?

I want to have all my dynamically generated links in my nav menu, but the second last one should be a link to my "Work" for my portfolio, which is just a link to a section on my main page. (Anchor ...
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Theme Location empty

I have a problem. I have a WordPress theme which supports two navigation menus. The primary menu shows all the pages, and the secondary menu displays the categories by default. When I go to ...
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Get custom post type categories to show up in menus

I'm wondering how it's possible to add custom post type categories as an option to add as a navigation menu item. What I have: $portfolio_args = array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => ...
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Theme only supports one menu? [closed]

I would like to use the main menu but also have a menu in the footer for things like about, career, etc. Am I fubared foobared or can I do this?
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wp_nav_menu check both hierarchy fail?

I see that in menu exist to kind of hierarchy to find the parent and ancestor. They look for "category or page" hierarchy or for "menu item" hierarchy. But when both exist in a depth tree branch, ...
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Responsive dropdown menu with smaller screen sizes

Working on a theme template and trying to make the menu responsive, so that it will change from a horizontal layout into a block format at a certain screen resolution. I have tried one tutorial which ...
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How to make a plugin auto-add item to nav menu

I'm building a contact information plugin that writes data to a page. So far, so good. What I would like is to build a function into the plugin that adds a navigation item to the main nav bar on the ...
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Replace the slug of parent pages with # [closed]

I'm creating a Wordpress site with a Superfish CSS3 / Jquery dropdown menu, complete with hoverIntent as displayed here: http://users.tpg.com.au/j_birch/plugins/superfish/#examples As far as I can ...
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changing theme folder name breaks menus - twentyeleven

I needed to change the twentyeleven theme folder name, so I activated the default theme, changed the twentyeleven folder name to X, then reactivated it. Everything worked except the menus were all in ...
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How to add custom menu item on plugin activation?

When my plugin is activated, I would like to add a new menu item. Here is my code: class My_Plugin { function __construct() { register_activation_hook(__FILE__, array($this, 'install')); } ...
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How to add a second custom menu in my sidebar when theme only supports one?

I simply want a second menu in my sidebar to show on all pages. My theme only supports one custom menu though. I am using the first custom menu for the top level nav, and I wanted my 2nd custom menu ...
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wp_nav_menu action/filter help

Maybe an odd question, I have a site that makes heavy use of nav menus. I'm looking to improve my site's performance, and since the menus hardly ever change, I wrote some PHP to spit them out into ...
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Problem adding 'has-children' class to wp_nav_menu

According to a number of references online, I should be able to use the following function to add the class, has-children, to menu items that have children under them: function ...
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Insert a div before the wp_nav_menu

How do I go about inserting a custom div before the wp_nav_menu() adds the ul? The problem is that the script is inserting my 'div menu button' after the nav ul instead of before it. I am trying to ...
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How can I create an automatic drop down menu with my tags?

I have another post type which isn't the default one. I have four taxonomies attached to that post type. And I have many tags attached to these taxonomies. I would like to create a drop down menu ...
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Automatically Display Sub Menu

To start... I am new to Wordpress and developing themes. I've got a main menu which I've placed in my header using the following code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', ...
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show current item in custom menu, when inside a custom post type

I have a custom post type "product". I need to have its index accessible from the main menu, so i 've added a Custom Menu entry, simply stating "/works/" as url value. Problem is: if i'm looking at a ...
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add_filter for where statment issue

I am trying to get start and end dates for posts filtered, and I found the documentation for the 'posts_where' filter, I am just testing it so far, but when ever I add the filter, it seems to pull in ...
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Edit the (automatic) HTML layout of nav menus

I registered my menu in functions.php, called it from header.php and set it all up in the Appearances > Menus backend. The problem is, I need to manually insert a div surrounding <ul ...
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Placing widget to menu

is there any way to display widget in menu. Actually what i want is "site stat" in the menu. (black area) At the right. link
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remove class “sub-menu” from wordpress drop down menu

I am building a wordpress website with dynamic wordpress menu + one level drop down menu (sub menu). since my drop down is a bit tricky and required special CSS I tried to remove the styling that ...
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exclude pages in custom menu

I am creating a custom theme for wordpress, which will have a settings page. i am adding the option to exclude pages from the navigation, which will simply work on the page id separated by a "," here ...
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Adding an external link to wordpress menu

I am currently using wordpress menu like this ... $args=array('menu'=>'menu', 'menu_class'=>'', 'before'=>'<span>', 'after'=>'</span>', ...
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How to make wordpress nav menu use post custom meta data

Using WordPress custom navigation menus automatically gets the menu item label and displays it between the of the menu item, what I need to do is to get a custom field value of the page and displays ...
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Give Children Unique ID's

Is there a way I can give each wordpress children (subcategory UL lists) unique ID's? I'm creating a dropdown list for subcategories and I want to position them but :nth-child isn't supported by ...
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Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item?

Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item? I have a page with a very long title and I'd like to make the clickable menu text shorter. Site is here: ...
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Change div background acording to the selected category

I'm coding a graphic menu that consist in five divs with a background each. On mouseover the background changes and the child div disappears. On click, each one works like a link to the correspondent ...
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How to Structure Pages and Subpages

I'm trying to create a church site using WordPress. The following is a small sample of the page structure I'm trying to create: About Staff Statement of Faith Contact Ministries Furnace Prayer ...
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Adding new pages to Menu

I am new to Wordpress. I am using the free Theme for my blog. I have added Menu as About Us, Contact Us, Groups etc .. I need to add Static Pages to About Us, Contact Us etc ..!! I dont know to How ...
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Custom Post Type & Custom Menu Walker to append custom class for active post types

I have an interesting problem I am trying to solve here regarding a custom nav menu. Essentially, I have created a custom walker class for my nav menu and I have manually added a menu entry directing ...
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Hide menu items for visitors and filter based on role

In my menu i've got some menu items that i don't want to show to people who aren't logged in. One of these i only want to show to logged in users of a certain roles the other to everyone logged in. ...
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“Automatically add new top-level pages” Default

I'm looking for a way to set the default "Automatically add new top-level pages" to be checked when creating a new menu. I haven't been able to find anything on this - any help you could give me? ...
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How do i put a dropdown list of ALL my post in the sidebar menu?

In "Main Sidebar" i would like to add a dropdown list of ALL my post. How can i do that? I found various plugins and none of them did what i wanted (for example one only list the post i have on that ...
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Add extra menu to theme

What's the best way to add an extra menu location to a theme that already has one? I want to add an extra menu in a child theme of a theme that currently has a single custom menu (what is the correct ...
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Admin top level menu, pointing to an external url

I want to create a entirely new top level menu in the admin menu section, and have that be an external link, is this even possible with the current system? The solution that t31os provides in this ...