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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Add user managable titles to custom menus?

I am looking for a way to include a user managable title in a menu. Ideally, it will take the place of the first <li> object in the output. Any ideas? Edit Clarification I am looking for a ...
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Check if has pages?

So hard to find this info... I'd like to know a way to find out if there are pages. Something like: if (has_pages()) { /* do something */ } I can't find a reference to any similar function... how ...
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Divide Menu into Separate Menus and Display them Side by Side

I'm having problems saving a large menu. I keep getting a 500 Internal Server Error. I'm using WP 3.1. I use a HostGator dedicated Linux server and the Superb theme. I have a menu with 4 main ...
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500 Internal Server Error when Trying to Save Menu [closed]

I've got a few dozen pages in my menu. When I try to add new pages to the menu, then Firefox gives me the "connecting" message int eh tab and it eventually stops after a few minutes and gives me an ...
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Getting the WordPress custom menu titles and outputting them in a theme

I have created a number of custom menu slots in my WordPress theme, and the output of the links into them has been very easy. Unfortunately I cannot find a way to output the user entered title for the ...
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Second Level Menu

I'm trying to figure out how to do, Second Level Menu as a template function, that persistent when visiting any level, whether its a top level page, or a grand children Page. Any Ideas?
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Using front-page.php need new blog page

I'm using front-page.php to generate a static frontpage for a Web site I'm working on. I can't seem to get Wordpress to display the blog posts on any other page. I tried creating a custom template to ...
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Dynamic User State & City selection

I need to implement a state-city selection for my users to choose from. Where they first choose their state and then there is a city drop down field that shows only the cities in that state. ...
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How to substitute old wordpress menu by wp 3 menu the right way?

I have a wp theme with this menu in header: <div id="header_nav"> <ul id="nav" class="clearfloat"> <li><a href="<?php echo get_option('home'); ?>/" ...
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Different Menus based on Category Page

I was trying to set up different menus based on what category "page" you were on using the built in Wordpress menu editor. In my header file I set up: <?php if (is_home()) { $menu = ...
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plus sign not working in widget “Header: Nav Menu”

I installed a new WP site with 3.1.2. The way I set menu/header on my other sites was with the widget "Header: Nav Menu". When I go to that widget now, clicking the + sign to the left of "Items" ...
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removing the list container <ul> from the custom menu output

any suggestions on how to get rid of ul tag wrapped around li tags in custom menu here at http://www.blueoceanportfolios.com/careers/ the custom menu is outputted with nested tags around like ...
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Problems in creating a static site with WordPress

I want to create a static, company brochure site. I created a page called "HOME" and I was able to change the reading settings to static, and select "HOME" from the drop down box. I then created a ...
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Add a menu metabox to post edit page

I have a basic understanding of how to create meta boxes, and I have an understanding of how and where to put wordpress menus on the front end. I am a wordpress theme developer but NOT a wordpress ...
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Setting or plugin for showing submenus horizontally under the main menu, and keep them after selection

My blog's page hierarchy is as follows: - Home - About - Movies - - General - - All Movies - - Rules Right now, I have a horizontal menu showing Home | About | Movies, and if I hover Movies I get: ...
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Making a new post visible on a specific page

I am creating a wordpress site which will have different sections , which will essentially be pages which can be accessed through a top level menu. Now when I make a post, I dont necessarily want all ...
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Determining the “current_page” in WordPress Custom Menus

I am using WordPress Custom Menus. I have links like Home - Rendered using home.php Blog - Rendered using page-blog.php with WP_Query to get blog posts Services - Page Portfolio - Rendered using ...
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how to change menu titles

At the top of this website Wordpress answers is 6 menu items in the header Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered Ask Question I need to change these on my website homesfriscotx.com ...
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How can I fetch the next level of the currently selected main menu (hierarchical menu)?

I have the following structure (defined at Appearance > Menu): foo fii faa fee bar boo bee bii Now, in my theme I have one horizontal menu that shall always display foo | bar Below that, ...
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if (has_custom_menu())?

I've taken this line from header.php of TwentyTen where its loading the custom menus... <?php /* Our navigation menu. If one isn't filled out, wp_nav_menu falls back to wp_page_menu. The menu ...
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nav-menu-template and columns in sub menu

I am trying to use the wordpress menu setup and have a working horizontal menu with a drop down submenu. Unfortunately the sub enu is quite long so I wanted to split it into columns I can do it if I ...
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Home page is getting current-menu-item even if it's not home

After upgrading to 3.1 I am seeing this issue. I use custom post types and when you click on the menu items either Games, Entertainment or Tech it gets the class current-menu-item but home link still ...
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creating a dynamic menu in wordpress

I'm trying to use the dynamic menu of wordpress! So I try to create an dropdown based on category, my question is... I need to block the first (title/category name) for being access .... right now it ...
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Global navigation in multisite: problem with categories

Setup: WordPress v 3.0.4, multisite network enabled, Theme: Twentyten child, local installation with MAMP 1.9.4, PHP 5.3.2, using SUBFOLDERS (not subdomains) for 4 sub sites Problem: Same global ...
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Wordpress menu: How to make www.link.com/#name never contain current_page_item class?

I am using the wordpress menus on a website, but the problem is that one of the links on that menu is www.homepage.com/#order So, when I am on the homepage, both "home" and "order" links on the menu ...
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Child pages don't become submenus (as in the twenty-ten theme)?

I'm using the theme Starkers which is based on twentyten. My twenty ten theme do place child pages below its parent page. But the new theme (based on Starkers) I'm developing doesn't (it just place ...
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Why do sticky posts show in this menu?

The code below writes out a list of the most recent posts. However, it does not appear to be skipping over sticky posts although I'm using 'post_not_in' => get_option('sticky_posts'). What am I ...
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Making a horizontal flyout menu from WordPress category listing

I'm looking for some options for creating a horizontal flyout/rollover menu from the WordPress categories listing when category items have child nodes. Ideally, all in css, but I can include ...
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Exclude all pages except a few?

I have a bunch of pages and I only want to include 2 or 3 pages on my main menu. How would I do that? Currently my code looks like this: ...
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sub.menu's not working

working on a wordpress install that is in a subdirectory of another wordpress install (( thecloud99.info has wp in the root )) there is a folder in the root called clients w/ another wordpress install ...
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Add a “has-children” class to body tag?

I need to add a "has-children" class to the tag if the current page's or post's menu item in fact has children. As this "logic" has to work with Pages, Posts, Categories etc. menu items it seems it ...
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How to automatically generate custom menu item from categories?

I would like to display all my category items under a single parent but I failed to do so now I'm creating a new menu link for each category and dragging it into place in the custom menu screen. Is ...
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Placing Admin Post Metaboxes in Tabs

I am looking for what code one would need to add into the functions.php file which would allow specific metaboxes to show up in tags instead of within their individual metaboxes. Can anyone help with ...
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Horizontal drop down category with hover effect working

It will be difficult to explain what I need in words, so please see a live demo of the horizontal navigation menu here, http://cn.wsj.com/gb/index.asp I want to replicate it for wordpress categories. ...
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Archives and Categories in Custom Menu

What is the easiest way to place the Archives and Categories lists within my menu under a parent tab. I'd like both of the lists, such as "Archives" leading to the "archives" sub-menu, and the same ...
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Custom theme - pages in menu

I am glad for the opportunity to be a member of this community. Lately I decide to start learning wordpress and theme building so this is my first post here. I read some tutorials around the net about ...
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Unable to nest categories in menu

I have an issue with the new custom menu in WP3. Suddenly the nesting of categories stopped working and even though it's possible to nest them in the UI, when I press Save, then they all go back flat. ...
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Getting Wordpress Permalinks to match menu navigation

I am trying to get my permalinks to match the location of where the page/posts lie in the navigation menu at the top of my page. For example, my travel site has has a post about Torres del Paine ...
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How to programmatically add elements in a custom menu

In my WP custom menu, one item has a dropdown list below it that lists all instances of some CPT. The only way I know to do that is by creating the list somewhere else in the DOM with PHP and then ...
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Active menu item / category

I was wondering if there's any way to discover which categories are "active" on a category archive page. This is for the purpose of menu highlighting. To demonstrate, compare these: (1) Parent ...
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strip_tag not working in header.php

Used code I found on css tricks to remove the li tags from wp_nav_menu. $menu_parameters = array( 'container' => false, 'echo' => false, 'items_wrap' => '%3$s', 'depth' ...
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How to increase menu size limit? [duplicate]

After searching for answers, I am still stumped. I am not very savvy but tried creating a php.ini file, editing .htaccess file, nothing lets me go above the 85 menu item mark. It seems to be a ...
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Superfish Menu is incompatible with the latest jQuery version (1.11.0)

I tried to convert an HTML template into a WordPress theme, and it seems like the Superfish Menu v1.7.4 is not compatible with the WordPress' default jQuery version (which is v1.11.0). I've tried to ...
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Add different span class to wp nav menu

Here is my html for the menu: <div id="main-menu-container"> <ul id="main-menu"> <li><a href="#"><span aria-hidden="true" ...
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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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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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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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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' ...