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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Menu won't stay nested when I click 'Save Menu'

For the footer I have a top Link and the rest below it are supposed to be nested underneath. It used to work fine but when I tried to change it now none of them stay nested and they all snap back to ...
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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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How to correctly load a different version of main menu based on the user language in WordPress? Is it a good solution?

I have the following problem developing a WordPress theme and I am here to ask you if this solution could be a good solution or if exist some better way to do. I have a custom WP theme and into this ...
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converting a bootstrap vertical menu into wordpress menu

I want to convert this menu: http://www.bootply.com/uBoT3zP1P2 into a wordpress menu. I'm not good at working with walker menu and using menu hooks like "nav_menu_css_class" I couldn't read the ...
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Dynamically get the meta key value of a menu item based on it's post ID

I have a menu, that I need to insert an image that have it's path saved in a meta key (_menu_item_img) and associated with a post ID, every menu entry has it's own image, and I need to grab it ...
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WordPress doesn't recognize submenus as <ul> so I can't style them properly

I'm quite new to WP theme development so I'm sorry if the answer for this question may seem obvious. I'm developing a custom WordPress theme from scratch, and I'm stuck working on the menus. My ...
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Count Level 1 Childs for Custom Nav Walker Wordpress

I have three levels of my menu created in custom walker class. Output is like below: home (parent) about (parent) item 1 (level 1 child) item 1-1 (level 2 child) item 1-2 (level 2 child) ...
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show only a given level in nav menu

I want to display only a given level of menu items in my main nav menu when on that page. Currently sub menus of my main menu are part of the main menu HTML being an unordered list within the nav link ...
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How to show only first level menu and collapse lower level?

This allows me to create menu from pages I created. $html = wp_page_menu( array( 'child_of' => $id, 'show_home' => FALSE ) ); How can I modify the code to show show only first level pages and ...
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Nav menu classes 'has-dropdown' but no 'active'

I have a nav menu with a depth of 2. wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary_navigation', 'depth' => 2 ) ); When I am active on a page in the nav menu ...
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how to change the output of wp_nav_menu using css classes

When we add a class to a menu item through dashboard, the css class is added to "li" tag of that item. Is there a way to add these css classes to "a" tag of that item, instead of "li" tag? As you ...
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Show sidebar only if widget has content

I'm using the Scaffolding theme and the Advanced Sidebar Menu plugin. The plugin works correctly but the theme always shows an empty sidebar because the widget is active. I believe the code that does ...
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Dropdown Settings API for get_terms Menu option

I am using get_terms to display a list of available menus and then display those menus for a plugin settings selection - that part works fine - but I can't retrieve and display the value. I am not ...
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Add custom menu item metabox in Navigation Settings

I've been imagining a piece of functionality that would extend the WordPress drag and drop menu creation. Essentially adding a custom menu item button that would be used to add different types of ...
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How to get a different mobile menu than desktop menu in the twentytwelve child theme

I would like to use a different menu for my mobile website than my desktop website. With different I mean the content not the layout. I just want to use the mobile menu of the twentytwelve theme. ...
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Use menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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Add <span> within the <a> output of <? wp_nav_menu() ?>

Currently i am using: <?php echo wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'main-menu','depth'=> 1,'items_wrap' => '<ul class="navigation_ul">%3$s</ul>' ) ); ?> I want to achieve: ...
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Adding line breaks to nav menu items

I need to add line breaks to the nav menu item titles. I didn't realize this was a problem as when I am logged in as a Super Admin, I can add <br/> just fine, but apparently regular-level ...
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Add a menu to a specific page when specific page

I have a separate page. An additional menu should come in that page. How i can get this done? Any help or links which I can try would be a really help!
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How to use wp_list_pages on a grandparent page

I am using wp_list_pages to show the page structure on a website. For instance, if I use this code, it will show me the complete child / grandparent heirarchy of the current page the user is on: ...
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Contact form field in wordpress menu

I am trying to insert a simple 1 field contact 7 form into my menu. I have this code working for just text, but if I try to insert the shortcode for the form, I get an error. What am I doing wrong? ...
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Select a widget from appearance menu

i'm creating a mega menu in WordPress and i need to add a widget field to select a widget area form appearance menu than show the selected widget width the_widget( 'widget_name' ) function
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Orchestrated Split Menu implementation in Word Press

Is it possible to implement true split menu system in wordpress. By Split Menu, I do not just mean dividing the menu into two but with functionality like that seen in LonelyPlanet [Ex : ...
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Can I change the “swipe-to-open” functionality of hamburger menu on iOS (UberMenu 3)

I hope I phrased the question right. Feel free to edit if thought necessary. It seems like UberMenu 3 is designed in a way that requires iOS devices to swipe the hamburger menu container to open the ...
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Error “The given object ID is not that of a menu item” on menu with 40+ items

When ever I try to add menu items past about 40 I get an error "The given object ID is not that of a menu item" and many of my menu items will disappear from the menu at random. The site I am working ...
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How to assign plugin to top level menu?

wp-content/plugins/myplugin.php how to assign this plugin to top level menu? E.g. menu on my website: about us contacts, services my plugin. I'm using add_menu_page but I dont know why its not ...
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Add session or cookie to remember last menu location

I have a site that is pretending to be three sites. This is done by a series of conditional statements and page templates to make it look like the user is on a different site depending on their menu ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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Need solution for search or menu with choice of category and specific month/day

I'm in need of a search or menu option on a wordpress site where the visitor can search by a category and specific date (month-day only).... OR, a way to make a chained select menu like I had on an ...
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Change HTML structure for custom menu in sidebar

I've been digging for documentation on how to change HTML output for the "Custom menu" which you place in optional widget. So its clear what I meen I have attached an image of the widget block here: ...
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Adding PHP in the menu

So, I have following php code: <?php global $my_profile; ?> <?php if (is_user_logged_in()) : ?> <div class="img" data-key="profile"><?php echo get_avatar( ...
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Adding icons next to categories in wp_nav_menu

Is there a way to add a category icon next to a menu item? I'm using the Category Thumbnails plugin to allow each catagory to have their own icon. However I'm struggling to incorperate this into my ...
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Adding content inside the anchor tags within WordPress main nav

I'm using FontAwesome and hence I need to include some extra code next to parent menu options that have a sub-menu, such as: <li> <a href="">About <span class="fa ...
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custom menu widget where menu title is a link

I am looking for, like the title of this question indicates, a custom menu in wordpress where the menu title itself is a link. It seems like a very simple thing, but after a lot of searching I've come ...
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Any walker causes blank menu?

Using the following, or any other custom Walker_Nav_Menu seems to cause a blank navigation menu, I tried specifying the default to make sure I wasn't going crazy yet it still blanks the output... Any ...
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Replacing a specific menu item

So, I understand how to target a specific menu using the following to add a custom code. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'Project Nav', // do not fall back to first non-empty menu ...
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How to add a custom field in the advanced menu properties?

Is it possible to add a custom field to menu items? What I want to do is be able to add a field for 'French Navigation Label' and a 'French Title Attribute' in the wp menu interface.
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Filter for Admin Nav Menus Drop Down

In short, is there a filter for the Admin Panels Nav-Menu Dropdown List? For non-administrators I need to remove access to modifying / selecting a specific menu but still allow access to other ...
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Change list item content in menu navigation to add a child element with specific class

I have been away of wordpress for quite a while and never practiced that much. I have a few problems even tho I looked on the internet for an answer... regarding the wp_nav_menu behaviour. Hope you ...
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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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Drop down items not displaying on mobile device

I have been reworking a site that has the FlexNav code implemented already. I have added drop down menu items per the menu dashboard in the backend of WP and I can see the new dropdown and select it ...
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Two questions about CSSing inside the menus

First, I would be glad if u tell me how can I assign a class(css) to default span tag that include the links inside the menu, created by WP control panel. And second question is how to use @media ...
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“Widgets” menu doesn't appear

I'm developing a WordPress theme, which works great on my localhost and one of my live servers, but on my other live server the Widgets menu (from Appearance) doesn't appear. And yes, all 3 servers ...
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Handling complex multi-level architecture / menu for large site

I am trying to get feedback and ideas for solving an information architecture / content management problem using wordpress. I have a large site ( 1,000+ pages, hundreds of posts ) made up of ...
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Deleted empty posts - menu gone

I just discovered that my site had a lot of posts with no title and content. I thought it was empty posts I had created when misclicking on create post instead of create page, so I sent them to trash. ...
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WP Admin Bar - Get current theme name as custom menu title

I wish to echo the current theme in text in my WP Admin Bar sub menu. How would I go about display a snippet of PHP inside the 'title' => 'php snippet here', ? ...
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How to move menu next to left of the search box?

I use Woocommerce plugin and StoreFront theme to build my demo website at http://52.74.97.64/wordpress/ I want to move the current menu to another place - on the left next to the search box on the ...
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How to create menu in Word Press 4.2.2?

How to create menu in Word Press 4.2.2? I have opened a dashboard and there are no so options visible. How to fix that? I want to make a menu for all pages I`ve created. Thank you.
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Edit HTML for Custom Link in Menu

I would like to add Google analytics code - via 'onclick' event - to a custom link that resides in my menu. However, there are only limited items I can customize (URL, Label, Title). Is there a way ...
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How can I edit submenu headings using wp_nav_menu walker?

The whole world of menu walkers is still murky waters for me, so I'm hoping someone might be able to help me here. I'm able to produce an auto-generated list of menu items on my page using the ...