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 set limit only on top levels of wp_nav_menu?

How can I set a limit to the top level menu items in wp_nav_menu? Example: I have this menu in my admin dashboard: I would like to count ONLY the top level items and display a limited number of ...
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add class to specific menu item

I have an onepage template. Menu has Home, Services, Blog, Contact etc and working with <div id="blog">. If someone clicks menu item "Blog" goes to domain.com/#blog. If click on blog title goes ...
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How do I create an archive page for standard posts?

I've been tasked with creating a portfolio website for a client who also wants a blog. What I've Done Thus Far: I’ve created a custom post type to separate the portfolio work from the blog posts and ...
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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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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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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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How to get Menu Navigation Labels to output HTML

I'm trying to follow Jason Bradley's advice on how to style my Wordpress menus. Specifically, I want to insert an icon before my navigation items using Font-Awesome. I tried putting this code in the ...
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Get custom navigation title using page id

function get_custom_nav_title( $menu_name, $page_id ) { $args = array( 'order' => 'ASC', 'orderby' => 'menu_order', 'post_type' ...
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Eliminate menu collapse button on website

I have a website I'm working on sandyhookfoundation.com/wp. It loads on desktop browsers with a "menu" button in the top left corner of the main menu. I cant seem to find how to eliminate it. I ...
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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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Conditional Menu based on Input

I need to make a link in my menu conditional based on a text input from the user. It will resemble the pay rent tab on this site: http://crestmanor.com/ And depending on what number you enter, it ...
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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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dynamic menu parent and child category

I'm trying to create a dynamic menu listing all my category and subcategory.. from that im having 2 problems: first one: it display only the category and subcategory being populated by some post, iw ...
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wp_nav_menu prints children with parent name

This code echo wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary-menu', 'depth' => '2', 'echo' => false ) ); prints Parent - Parent - Parent - Parent instead of: Parent - Child 1 - ...
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whats the best practice to make specific links accessible in theme?

I have a bunch of links I need to reference in my custom theme. Since it should be flexible and the page is also translated (using WPML) hard-coded links are not an option. Right now I use registered ...
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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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Backend Sidebar Add Another Post Menu

Once logged into WordPress, looking at the sidebar menu. How can I make another Post Page Menu with a different name? Then make my own posts under that new Post page. If Pages are pages, and Menus ...
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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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How to add nav menu items to a specific position within a menu

I'm adding login/logout links to a nav menu using the following code: function rp_add_login_logout_links( $items, $args ) { $link = wp_loginout( get_permalink( get_option( ...
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Add a new dynamic submenu to an existing menu trough a hook

I have created a function which binds to a shortcode, for inserting a language switcher in the form of a dropdown menu. Now I don't want this menu inserted trough shortcode, but instead i want to ...
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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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getting the current sub item out of total sub items in a given dropdown (custom walker)

i would like the possibility to append a text(denoted in square brackets) to each sub-item in the menu like so: Parent 1: sub-item [sub item 1 of 5] sub-item [sub item 2 of 5] sub-item [sub item 3 ...
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Automatically Add New Tags to Sub-menu

Been searching for any related plugins or info. about this case but didn't find anything relevant or working. I need every new tag that is added to a post automatically appear in a menu as a sub-menu ...
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Programmatically (PHP) get the nr. of items in the primary navigation menu

I need to get the nr. of items in the primary navigation menu. I need this to determine the width in percentage of each list item. So I also need to change/add to the css width attribute of the list ...
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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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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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upload custom field in nav menu

I want to add image uploader for each menu element in appearance menu i have created a new walker class Walker_Nav_Menu_Edit_Custom extends Walker_Nav_Menu {} can't paste the walker here beacuse ...
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Does Extending Multiple Nav_Menu_Walkers Allow Nested Menus?

Essentially I'm trying to add multiple sub nav menus and I'm pretty close but I just can't seem to find the right tack to solve my problem ... I'm using a variation of a Stu Nichols CSS Menu ... ...
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wp_nav_menu: show menu only if one exists, otherwise show nothing

I'm trying to use wp_nav_menu to only display a menu if one exists, otherwise, display nothing. If I delete the menu, it will output a list of the pages. My functions.php file contains: if ...
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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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Menu Responsive

How do i make my menu bar responsive? The menu doesn't change together with the header when I crop my window to mobile size, leaving an empty space between header image and menu bar or showing menu ...
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Menu Disappears on Category Pages

I have a site whose navigation disappears on category pages for posts in the ‘post’ post type, but not for posts in any of my custom post types. The ‘post’ post type and post of the custom post types ...
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How to add more drop down menu tab like link, post and product category in my theame drop down menu are limited?

Please help me... I'm going to open an eCommerce site. In my wordpress theme I am unable to add more than 41 drop down menu in my site including sub tab or category
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Link to Homepage in Menu

I am using the mh-newsdesk-lite wordpress theme in one of my client's websites and I'd like to have a link to the homepage in the menu. It ideally would be accomplished without php, or without any ...
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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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Best way to build a 500 item menu

I have a site that needs to have about 500 menu items. It's a sports site that has the following types of items League (NFL, NBA, etc) [ About 8 top level items] Division (NFC East, NFC West, etc) ...
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How to change theme header to support multiple nav menus?

I'll try to be brief.... I have a theme that only supports one navigation menu. At this point I'd like to add 2 or 3 more menus. I have successfully registered my menus in functions.php with ...
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add_menu_page() with different name for first submenu item

The add_menu_page documentation says to pass the menu title as the second parameter: add_menu_page('Page Title', 'Menu Title', ...); When adding more pages later via add_submenu_page, the main page ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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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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Portfolio filtering menus script in Wordpress and JQuery

This is the page: scharc.com/en/projects Let's say I select the Department, then the Field of Expertise and finally a Location, for example. Right now deselecting the Location doesn't free any ...
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Use the page picker from wordpress menu creation page

Is it possible to use the page picker from the menu creation page on other pages in admin mode? (This thing: ) I am creation a custom page type that will show specific pages in a list, and to ...
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custom script category in a menu not showing

I have a custom script to create a menu and a category everytime a user register for multisite. Below is the code where I create a menu and category. switch_to_blog($id); $_nav_menu_selected_id = ...
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Page and Posts loading as index page? Not loading the content

I've been developing a website on wordpress for some time now and came across some issues but until now I could figure it out, not today... Yesterday I've worked some more on the website and today ...
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Center and hide overflow of WP toolbar custom links

I have made 22 custom links in the WP toolbar for my site but when I reduce browser/screen width they are completely un-resposnive in terms of CSS and stack instead of simply not displaying links that ...
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WordPress Custom Menu Admin helper plugin

I'm creating learning system in WordPress and I have a lot of pages instead of post. Those pages needs to be in a custom menu with two sub items. It gets really confusing to add pages to the menus ...
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Add author archives to Wordpress Appearance Menus Screen?

I am trying to figure out how to add a list of all blog authors to the Appearance Menus screen, so they can be added to menus with the same functionality as Pages and Posts, etc. (Not custom links.) ...
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Custom walker with hashes instead of links (one-page layout)

I am currently developing a one-page based layout with WordPress where the actual content is split up into separate pages in the backend, which are all knit together to a one-page layout in my ...
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Add sidebars to navigation menu?

Is it possible to add a sidebar to navigation menu? I'd like to be able to add sidebars in Appearance > Menus, like I add pages. I have a way of creating extra sidebars, so that's not an issue (I ...
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wp nav menu without label

I have a menu on wordpress using this <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'sort_column' => 'menu_order','menu_class' => 'navlink', 'container' => false, 'theme_location' => 'header-menu') ); ...