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 open modal window when clicking a WP menu link?

I'm making my first site with WP, I'm a Joomla Developper. I'm using wisten theme, and WP 3.9.2 I want to create a link in my the navigation that opens a modal window (not a new page) on click. ...
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Custom Taxonomy Navigation, with current menu items for children?

Is it possible to have a custom taxonomy navigation, with added active/current-menu classes if the post your on is within that category/custom tax? e.g you have a custom taxonomy called... Weather. ...
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Wordpress Wp_nav_menu How to create Columns in submenu

i have been trying to develop custom navigation in wordpress. i want to add columns in sub menu item. i want to add images in navigation as well as create Multi column Navigation. Please check this ...
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Need Random Category Nav Menu

I have set my category navigation menu to display home and 5 of my categories and their respective posts when the category tab is clicked, as that is all the space there is to display in the menu bar. ...
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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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jQuery not working when used with wordpress menu

I'm using a starter theme that was provided to me by a friend, and have successfully implemented jQuery several times on the website. I want a background image inside a div to change when the user ...
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How do I remove a menu from a theme?

I have a very simple question, how do I remove a menu from a WordPress site? Is there a plugin out there that can handle this or do I have to go into my theme's code and remove something from there?
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Creating a second menu on Twenty Eleven aligned right from the first

I'm a bit new here. But I did attempt to Google this (etc.), without much luck. Basically, I'm trying to set up a second menu on Twenty Eleven that will line up to the right of the normal one (while ...
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Wordpress 3.5 dropdown menu

I'm pretty new with wordpress and I want to create my own dropdown menu without the use of any plugins. I have a few questions about this. I already did some research but there are some things i do ...
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wp_nav_menu list children if on parent page but sibling if on sibling page

For example: About Page (Parent) History Mission & Vision Location If I'm on the About Page, I need the wp_nav_menu to show the three children pages. But if I'm on the History page, I need it ...
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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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How do I add a class to every menu item automatically in a nav menu?

At the moment I'm adding a button element around the menu anchors using this markup: $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' => 'main-nav', 'container' ...
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Nav Menu and display post count

Iam looking for a solution that the number of child post displayed, like so: Parent (14) - Child - Child Parent (2) - Child I have played with the custom walker and tried the function with ...
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wp_nav_menu() mark current item ancestor of custom post type

This solution does almost what I want it to. Only thing is, I have my menu set up as follows: Menu item 1 Menu item 2 Custom post type 1 Custom post type 2 Custom post type 3 Menu item 3 ...
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How to add <button> to wp menu using bootstrap 3 framework

I need to figure out a way to add a <button></button> element to a link inside of the wp menu I currently have this markup: $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' ...
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Custom Post Type Link added to menu won't show in frontend

I have created a custom post type and I want to link directly to some of the posts in the custom post type in my main navigation menu. I can see the posts in the left hand side of the menu page, and ...
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Enable “CSS Classes” for menus by default

I'm wondering if it's possible to enable "CSS Classes" for Appearance > Menus by default when a theme (or a plugin) is activated? Like: function my_theme_activate_css_classes_for_menu(){ // What ...
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getting specific items from menu

In trying to build 2 linked menus, lets say the hierarchy is like this (In the menu options) - A -- B -- C -- D -- D1 -- D2 - A1 The first menu I want it to be fixed so I fetched it with ...
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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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Add id to menu items in wp_nav_menu

I'm using wp_nav_menu in Wordpress to create my navigation The output is similar to this(I have removed href links) <nav id="pageNav"> <ul id="menu-headernav" class="menu"> ...
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Custom navigation menu with awsAccordion

I'm making a custom template for my client. Well i'm strangling for hours, for making the vertical accordion menu dynamic so my client can change the nav links etc. The structure of the navigation is ...
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Custom Menu url is Empty

I added a new menu using this code: wp_update_nav_menu_item($menu->term_id, 0, array( 'menu-item-title' => 'Custom menu', 'menu-item-url' => 'http://mylink.com', ...
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Custom menu - different submenu for first menu item

I created a custom menu with dropdowns. (just CSS no JavaScript). I also added a custom CSS class for the first menu item. So far so good. The point were I get stuck is adding a custom dropdown only ...
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Active class to current link

How do I add the active class to the current link that the user is viewing? I have a mixture of pages and custom post types in my main nav menu and I know that wordpress has .current_page_item that ...
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Using a menu walker add a custom item at the end of the menu's items

I need to add a search field at the end of a menu in a list item. I've been looking at walkers but finding it really hard to figure out what is the last item (or even get the total). Also where would ...
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JS this.href not getting link from menu item

I have a script to fade in and out the page container when a link is clicked in the nav. I have attached the script to the .menu-item class to target just wordpress menu links. The script itself seems ...
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menu_class showing up on DIV instead of UL

I was having an issue where my menu was being created using: wp_nav_menu(array('theme_location' => 'main_menu', 'menu_class' => 'sf-menu'')) The resulting HTML was like this: <div ...
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Add a Submenu from Another Submenu in a Custom Theme

Good day everyone! I would like some help from you since I'm just a beginner in WordPress. I would like to add a submenu under another submenu like this: International China Independent Group ...
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Nav Walker: Set ul id to current item's title

I'm trying to assign an ID to a sub-menu ul that matches the associated items li in my nav-walker. Here's the output I'm looking for: <ul> <li> <a href="menu-item-1" ...
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Editor access to menu: custom post type missing

I have used this code; $roleObject = get_role( 'editor' ); if (!$roleObject->has_cap( 'edit_theme_options' ) ) { $roleObject->add_cap( 'edit_theme_options' ); } to add menu access for ...
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Change menu with language?

My problem is that I have used a plugin called polylang and now it doesnät work with another more importent plugin so I need to find a solution. I use WPML on other sites and that is not an option ...
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Making breadcrumb with wp_nav_menu

I was looking for a quick and dirty method to output a breadcrumb navigation on a WP site, without requiring the installation of a plugin and also leveraging the built-in WP menu. Here's what I came ...
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Custom Link Not Registered as Nav Menu Parent

My issue is that I have a horizontal menu, with a few hashed - '#' - custom menu links to prevent users from going to empty pages (the main categories were just made pages for the link structure). ...
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Is It Possible To A Link To The Homepage From The Admin Sidebar?

The closest I've managed to get is: function redirect_to_local_110(){ wp_redirect("/", 302); exit; } function add_home_link() { add_menu_page( 'Course', 'Course', 'read', 'home', ...
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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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Showing just the menu toggle next to logo in twenty fourteen

For mobile, I want to eliminate the black menu bar, search box/icon and move the menu toggle up so that on mobile, my site just has the logo and the menu toggle. This gives a bit more room for ...
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Replace Menu Item with Logged in username

I have a topnav menu item that current says "My Account", I would like to change it so that it functions as: Welcome [Logged in Username] -> My Account -> Logout
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How to stop mobile theme inheriting desktop navigation menu?

UPDATE************ Well I have a working solution, although not ideal. Using the Genesis sandbox child theme which has a mobile nav button built-in, I was able to set that to use the primary nav ...
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Sticky menu for WP custom menubars

This seems simple, except that I am not able to figure it out. In a wordpress theme, how can I make a custom menubar below the header image stick at the top after scrolling down the page? Example ...
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Add class to menu

I want to add a css class in menu list with this code: function my_special_nav_class( $classes, $item ) { if ( has_nav_menu( 'socialmedia' ) ) { $classes[] = 'btn-social btn-outline ...
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How to retrieve depth of menu into template

In wp_nav_menu i use for the menu, with custom walker, i can get the $depth parameter in the start_el function function start_el(&$output, $item, $depth, $args) but, outside this ...
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Add and sort order of a custom element in a menu

Having difficulties with sorting the custom element which I've added to my menu: functions.php function register_my_menu() { register_nav_menu('primary-menu',__( 'Peamenüü' )); } add_action( ...
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Use WordPresss 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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How do you manage large menu hierarchies in WP?

Has anyone worked on sites where the menu hierarchies is fairly large? Not more than 3 levels deep, but more than 40+ menu items? If you only list first level items in the top menu without dropdowns ...
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WordPress 3.9 two menus in same position?

I have a new WordPress theme and I want to add extra menu, but as WordPress 3.9 allows only one menu to add in one position/places in theme? How can I add two menus in one position? I purchased the ...
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Where is the order of a menu saved in the database

I want to use a custom menu from the wordpress database but I get the elements disordered and I want them to have the same order how can i do that? There is a place in the database where the order is ...
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Add “Logout” link to navigation menu

How can I add a link to the primary navigation menu with the class="right" attribute? I tried to add a static link to example.com/wp-logout.php?action=logout but that leads to a logout confirmation ...
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WordPress filter to hook into menu <li> items and add a custom attribute

I have a WordPress template (I'm using Foundation as a base and https://github.com/olefredrik/foundationpress/ as a starter theme) I'm trying to build and I can't seem to figure out how to hook into ...
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Custom generated WordPress menu using get_pages renders the proper HTML but doesn't display all elements

I have created a menu with the hopes of listing all of the child and grandchild pages of a page (see link below) it works great except that it is cutting off the menu at about 15 children pages, most ...
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How show sub menu only using wp_nav_menu()

I am using this code to show the custom menu subpages if you are on the parent page. But what this code also shows is a parent page on a page that has no sub menu, which I would like hidden. Basically ...