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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Category menu that filters out empty categories

I'm trying to build a menu which can be administered from the menu editor, but gets filtered before being output. More specifically the menu contains Woocommerce product categories, organised into a ...
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How can I add (custom) modules to Appearance -> Menus?

Does anyone know how I can add (custom) modules to Appearance -> Menus? (Or has a link with explanation on how to do this) so that when people change their menu in the backend they can choose what to ...
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Change an li class name in a wordpress custom menu walker

I'm building a nav that has a class applied to the main LI's and the nested LI's. Example: <ul> <li class="className">Test</li> <li class="className">Test <ul> ...
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how to keep currently selected menu item while selecting another menu item in second menu

In wordpress 3.9.1 I'm trying to create my own theme. One of the things my theme should be able to deliver is to have two menu's. I do have that. It is working. So no worries there. One of the menu'...
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wp_delete_auto_drafts() deletes links in menus

Since yesterday the wp_scheduled_auto_draft_delete cron job somehow deletes all page entries from our menus. All entries in the table wp_postmeta with meta_key = '_menu_item_object' and meta_value = '...
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automatically adding submenu items

Here's the solution that @bainternet has posted here: Add child pages automatically to nav menu /** * auto_child_page_menu * * class to add top level page menu items all child pages on the fly * @...
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Menu items (all menus) being deleted randomly on their own [duplicate]

This is really driving me up the wall now. Randomly, all my menu items for all menus are just being deleted on their own. Not the menus themselves but all items within them. This is a custom theme ...
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Which settings/options are saved on a theme-basis and how does this affect theme-switching?

I realized that when switching the theme (in my case to a child theme) some things don't stay the same: Widgets Menus At least this is what I found out so far: Widgets Don't lose widgets when ...
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Post label “new!” in wp_nav_menu using class?

I'm looking for a function to add a "new" label in front of my custom post type name in my navigation menu. The code is : <?php $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1' ); $recent_post = ...
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All Menu Items Disappear Seemingly at Random [duplicate]

For the last month or so, seemingly at random and with no discernible pattern, my menu disappears. However, when I look at the Dashboard, what I find is that all the menu items have been deleted but ...
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Unlimited WordPress Menu

I am limited to like 80 menus. My menu consists of 1000 menus. How can I increase the limitation of Appearance > Menu I tried modifying the php.ini (using reseller account) and increase the max_var, ...
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When submitting more than 200 menus, I get “Service Temporarily Unavailable”

I have a site with a large number of nested menus. I solved the problem after following the solution proposed here Menu limit, cannot add new menu items and including max_input_vars setting. For ...
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Override custom menu widget

I would like to override some mark-up and css (like <div class="soma_container"><ul class=""></ul></div>)styling on a chosen custom menu widget. How would I do that? Should be ...
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Theme: Twenty Thirteen Mobile Sliding Menu Doesn't Bump Content Down

I have created a child theme for Twenty-Thirteen and somewhere while editing it I broke the mobile menu slider as it no longer pushes the content down and instead displays behind the content. I've ...
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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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Current menu item

I'm trying to figure out why my text is not showing white as it should. I'm overriding bootstrap.min.css in style.css the current-menu class in Wordpress, but no success. It highlights the right tab,...
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add_media_page function not creating submenu

I have the following plugin that I'm just testing at the moment. /* Plugin Name: Menu Test Plugin URI: http://codex.wordpress.org/Adding_Administration_Menus Description: Menu Test Author: Codex ...
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Wordpress Split Menu

I'm coding my first WordPress Theme and trying to solve this problem: On the desktop version of the website I’d like to split the menu into 2 sections. One would appear on the left of the logo and ...
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Custom Menu echo own HTML

I've registered a custom menu and got all that set up, however the formatting of the HTML that the menu uses doesn't fit with the CSS/HTML menus I had previously and want to keep. Therefore I was ...
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Next/previous a-like single navigation

I have on the site navigation menu which uses next/previous functionality to navigate through the site. Currently it is a hard coded image map with related links on each page. I know how to get ...
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using OOP approach to create plugin but stuck at making hyperlinks to work

I am new to wordpress development so please be patient if my question sounds simple or ridiculous, since I have been doing object oriented programming in PHP so i wanted to use the OOP approach in ...
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Why is only the first operation run in my loop - except for on the last repeat? [closed]

We have a custom walker displaying only the sub menu of the current top menu and while making some changes to it I ran into something I don't get - for some reason only the first echo of each loop in ...
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Add monthly archives menu and submenu

I'm posting this question because I was trying to look for an answer but couldn't find it. I found the answer myself with the help of this answer and I wanted to share it with everybody that would ...
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wp_nav_menu() not working on Custom Search Page

I'm using WP Custom Search plugin to generate Advanced Search in one of my newly developed WP site. Though the plugin is not completely bug-free, but it's working just fine (excepts some Undefined ...
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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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Add link at the end of wp_nav_menu

I need to add a conditional menu item such as "/at" or "/de" or "/ch" in the wp_nav_menu. Since the link is conditional (based on the country the website is being viewed), it can't be added from the ...
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How to get current menu item “CSS Classes” value?

While on any given link that has a CSS Classes value, I'd like to do something like this: $css_classes = get_current_menu_item_css_classes(); if ( $css_classes == 'mycustomclass' ) : // do ...
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How to get main menu only with wp_nav_menu

I have created one menu and have some sub-menu but I don't want to display any sub-menu from my template. My Menu code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'header-uk', 'menu_id' => 'nav', '...
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Add custom menu item using wp_nav_menu_items filter

I have added a snippet to add a "Profile" link to my website navigation menu. My code: add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_items', 'my_nav_menu_profile_link'); function my_nav_menu_profile_link($menu) { ...
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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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Detecting classes, adding widgets, and adding divs in with a Nav Walker

I've been trying to figure this out for days, to no avail. A template I'm building requires a mega menu. The markup for the menu looks like this: <nav> <ul> <li><a ...
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How should I build a custom menu walker for this setup?

I have a menu structure I built in HTML+CSS that I would like to incorporate into a WordPress menu, but I am new to extending the Walker class and was wondering if someone could show me an example of ...
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Conditions for single post

I want to add current-page-anchestor when a single post is browsed. I was looking for that function code and tried many, but with not success yet. Now I am thinking I can do it that way, then it would ...
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Set if condition with wp_nav_menu

I have created one new menu and add bellow code in footer.php to display my menu wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'footer-cn', 'menu_id' => 'nav', 'menu_class' => 'ft-nav' )); Currently I did ...
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How can I pass value to function in add_menu_page?

I was use to pass value to function for the below menu. add_menu_page('Competition Manager 2013-2014', '2013-2014', 'manage_options', 'manager_2013_2014', 'manager_2013_2014', plugins_url( '...
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How To Add Class To Style Search Box

I am not very experienced with PHP but have managed to find a snippet to add a search bar to my main menu, using this code in my functions.php file: add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_items','add_search_box', ...
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wp_nav_menu() doesn't assign proper class to elements and it forces wrapping the ul element

I'm having trouble with wp_nav_menu function. I want the menu to have no div wrapper; have the class sf-menu right for ul element of the menu and li elements not have any classes. I've tried many ...
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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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Make parent page only link to first subpage

I'd like to automatically make any parent page link to it's first subpage if it has one. Like so: Parent 1 (/#subpage-1) Subpage 1 (/#subpage-1) Subpage 2 (/#subpage-2) Subpage 3 (/#subpage-3) ...
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nav_menu: how to force a subpage switching on the parent menu

I've been using the native wp_nav_menu to output my navigational elements. I have also created a subpage that is nested under one of my menu, but when I hit that URL the default custom walker clearly ...
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Keep active class in post page

I have one category and under this category I have many posts. Normally when I go to my category page from menu it added active class class="current-menu-item". Bellow is the rendered html <ul id=...
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Remove 'home' from nav menu

I moved my page navigation from the header to the footer and now I am trying to remove 'home' from the navigation. In functions.php I added this - register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' =&...
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How to display the FAQ Archive page in my menu

I'm using the Wordpress standard menu. I've also created a custom post type. I'd like to include my custom post type archive page (the all item) in the Appearance -> Menus, but so far I can select ...
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Changing Menu Fonts Design [closed]

I am using the 2011 theme and I would like to make the font that appears on the primary menu bigger and more stylish, is it possible for me to achieve this and if so, how to I go about it.
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wp_list_pages, links only for pages with no children

Is this possible to do, and what is a best practice solution? The things I can think of is parsing the page structure myself, or do it with JQuery to convert <a> to <span> or similar. Is ...
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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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How to make posts appear under pages

I have created pages for my website, however when i create a new post, it is not assigned to any page and i am missing the option to place it under a certain page. For example i have a menu like Home ...
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Programmatically add posts from specific category to menu

I am wanting to add individual posts to my primary menu programatically based on category I have used the wp_nav_menu_items filter previously to add pages to the menu but I am stuck when it comes to ...