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 gain access to each menu item in wordpress?

I have some menu items in a menu at location "main-menu". By using wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'main-menu' ) ); , i get all the 13 items in a div. Now i just need to show 10 menu ...
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Change the_title() of a page dynamically

I'm developing a plugin that doesn't use a custom post type, but separate database tables. It's a plugin that displays a list of courses with links that lead to the different course detail pages, ...
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Custom Permalink Plugin and Current Page/Ancestor in Menus

I'm looking for a custom permalink plugin that is able to interact with menu classes. For instance, I have a menu that includes the parent website.com/shop as one of its list items. If a page, say ...
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Date range filter for manage posts list on edit.php

I need to add some custom submenu links to the Posts menu in WordPress admin so content managers can click on a link and get a list of posts from today, yesterday or this month. The default date ...
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Custom Nav walker display current menu item children, or siblings on no children

I've been messing around / searching for hours and still can't get this to work, so i'm finally giving in and asking for some help. I'm trying to write a custom walker that shows only the current ...
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list category posts under its item in menu

When adding category to Menu, I need it to list all the item that belong to that category in separate UL automatically. like this http://i.stack.imgur.com/ulOOS.jpg Of course I can do that manually, ...
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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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How to create this kind of sub-menu in new line?

In my design I need use this kind of wordpress custom menu. Menu (I am able to do this) Menu element with sub menu. (but not this one) In this UI , I can not able to separate sub-menu to the new ...
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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 already did some research but there are some things I do not understand. In my header file I ...
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Customize the menu by adding items

I need to display a simple menu like this: <nav class="main"> <a href="/" class="home"> <span class="logo"></span> <span class="company-name">My ...
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Hide main div if wp_nav_menu is empty

I want to hide the div class "navmain2" if the menu is empty. See code below: <!-- Start main navigation --> <div class="navmain2"> <div id="logo"></div> ...
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Vertical Sidebar Menu Parent and Child not displaying correctly [closed]

I am developing a WordPress site and trying to display my menu correctly. How can I display all Parent items but only show the Child items when it's Parent has been selected. I hope that makes sense. ...
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Add Commas Between Menu Items?

I created a menu in wordpress in the Menus section of the backend is there any way to display the menu links with commas so it displays as Link1, Link2, Link3, Link4?
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Formatting WordPress Menus (without bullets, inline with text)

I'm trying to add a copyright statement and footer menu to the footer area of my Twenty Ten child theme. So far I've created the child theme and added the copyright statement and footer menu to the ...
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Add items to a menu dynamically

I'm doing a site in WP with dynamic and static content. I'd create the menu from the admin panel. I have 5 sections (Home, about, Boats, News(blog), contact). I'd create a custom post type with new ...
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Menu Arrow for Child Element

I have a menu for a website I am designing and there are parent and child elements...I was wondering if there was someway I could add an arrow to my navigation if the parent has a child element? My ...
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changing host.. data loss

I changed my host from dreamhost to godaddy.. My menubar setup is not showing up.. all of the pages are visible when there is only supposed to be a couple visible .. the site is first in english but ...
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Custom Posttype and menu classes

I'm working on a custom theme for a website, and this website has a custom posttype 'Recipes'. I added custom menu support and made a menu item which points to www.websitename.com/recipes And ...
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How can I Add a variable PHP in the Menu Nav

I want to add a variable in the Menu, for passing a value in all my page. The purpose is to retrieve a value for transport to another web site (from my website links) to the tracking, this value ...
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How do I approach removing menu items on the fly based on settings in my plugin?

I've started writing a plugin that allows the administrator to select specific pages and set them to be visible only to logged-in users; the plugin optionally applies the restriction to all child ...
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How can I disable parent menu item links?

I don't want to have the parent menu items of my site's nav menus linking to a separate page. For one thing I don't want to have a superfluous page. For another these links hobble site navigation for ...
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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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Custom Links in Walker Class

I am creating a custom walker class. I need to identify the custom links that will be added to the menu from Appearace > Menu > Custom Link so that they will have a different format to the page/post ...
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Get menu item slug

I use custom menus and I’d like to get the menu item slugs. Is that possible? // Get the nav menu based on $menu_name (same as 'theme_location' or 'menu' arg to wp_nav_menu) // This code based on ...
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Controlling sub-menu within sub-menu

I have a menu setup at the moment for a site I'm building that I'd like to change a little the way it pops up and doesn't popup :P At the moment, I hover over my main menu items if there are sub ...
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How to use wp_category_checklist()?

I've recently discovered that we can insert a dropdown list of categories like this: <?php define( 'WP_USE_THEMES', false ); require( './wp-load.php' ); ?> <?php ...
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Adding attributes to <a> link in wp_nav_menu using custom Walker function

I am trying to generate a menu using wp_nav_menu. My expected output is this: <!-- Main Menu --> <div class="navbar navbar-blue navbar-fixed-top" style="margin-top:74px"> ...
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how to assign an ID to a wordpress menu

The following code does not produce a UL with ID of "nav". It just produces <div class="menu"><ul> This is the code: wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'menu-1', ...
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WP MU: Using pages from main site in other sites’ menus

Is it possible to use pages created on the main site in other sites’ menus? For example it would be excellent if all pages from the main page not only appear in the Custom menu section of the main ...
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Menu item added with “wp_nav_menu_items” gives “damaged” url

I am adding menu items with the code below, the menu items show up when clicked but they give damaged url's e.g for the top link when clicked ...
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Make compatible custom menu widget for Twitter Bootstrap

If I configure wp_nav_menu function, I can put the "items_wrap" option to achieve a nice navigation given by Twitter Bootstrap, thus: <ul class="nav nav-pills">%3$s</ul>. But, how to ...
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Wordpress Navigation default output

Could someone please give me the Wordpress default navigation output, i've searched it around but havn't found it. I would like the example navigation to also include one sub-menu link. Or if ...
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Determine if a navigation item has children

I am trying to determine if an item has a sub-item with depth 1 or higher. I cannot find anywhere if there is some function/query I can write that grabs the current item looks in the database if it ...
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Changing status of Published posts which have less Content to “Draft”

function draftpost(){ global $wpdb; $prefix = $wpdb->prefix; $wpdb->query("UPDATE ".$prefix."posts SET post_status='draft' WHERE LENGTH( post_content ) <500"); } ...
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How can I access the “description” of a menu item?

Where you can add your menu in under appearance > menus, I have descriptions in. In my page, I want to be able to echo out that description. Not in the menu, but in my page. How can I access this ...
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How to activate “Description” metabox for menu item programmatically?

I'm creating custom wordpress theme. How can I enable "Description" metabox for menu items (on nav-menu page) by default programmatically?
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Wordpress default menu in database

There are 3 menus in my wordpress(3.5) now. Main menu (default from wp) Footer menu (default from wp) Test menu Now I have kept test menu as default. Where does Wordpress store this thing? I ...
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An alternative to Wordpress's built-in menu functionality

The main menu on my site contains about 30 items, and I am no longer able to save it. This seems to be a fairly common problem with bigger menus in Wordpress. I am on a dedicated server with very ...
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Add container to nav_menu sub menu

Is there a way I can wrap a div around wp_nav_menu's ul.sub-menu So for example the markup would go from <ul class="menu"> <li><a href="/">Item 1</a></li> ...
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How to call either page name as the nav link or navigation title?

I bascially need to just be able to show the polish translated menu or the english menu. The best way I can think of it is: if($languageCookie=='polish'){ wp_nav_menu(use the navigation label ...
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Recreating the hierarchy of taxonomies for a dropdown form menu?

I have a form that contains a dropdown menu. This form is on a page form.php and is not part of my theme. It exists outside of my site. This dropdown menu contains my list of values for a custom ...
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Create a formatted table-like menu

I've just put the site up a couple weeks ago and adding some more things to it for my friend however there's got to be an easier way to lay content out over wordpress. I've having a hard time with it ...
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Remove unusable metaboxes in nav menu management screen

When you visit wp-admin/nav-menus.php and there is no menu you get a set of metaboxes you cannot use. The only thing they do is drawing attention away from the Create Menu dialog. I want to hide ...
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Open WordPress Page from selected option dropdown

Code/process to get option dropdown menu selection to open page in WordPress with php? Tried all kinds of plug-ins, widgets, but none will make menu that fits requirements of project so far. ...
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How to include the 'current-menu-ancestor' class on a custom post type menu in Wordpress?

I need the Wordpress menu to include the 'current-menu-ancestor' class to reflect that site is currently in the recipe section. Supposing I have a recipe custom post type. I have the following code in ...
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Add log in link to menu in Twenty Twelve

I can't find a way to add the log in link to the new theme of WordPress, Twenty Twelve. I did find a lot of answers on the older theme, where they suggest to add some code in the functions.php file. ...
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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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Add section to custom menu panel

I would like to add a new section in the custom menu panel that would allow predetermined URLs to be added to a custom menu. For example, I would like a custom post type archive page. I know that ...
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How to change menu according to the language?

I want to change primary menu according to the language of the user. I have reviewed multi language plugins such as WPML and qTranslate. They have lots of features but what I want is much simpler than ...
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custom walker to add iconfont to wp_nav_menu

I want to add the font awesome iconfont to my menu list items, so I need to make a custom Walker. Because the font per menu item will be different I was hoping to use the css class in the WP backend ...