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 check if current page is a parent item or child item in a given menu

I'm trying to build a submenu into my theme, and I've got it working except it shows even on top-level pages that don't have children. How could I check that the current page (or current menu item) ...
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Rogue current menu item class in wp_nav_menu()

I am working on a 'from scratch' theme which has a simple wp_nav_menu call; wp_nav_menu(Array('menu_class' => 'nav', 'container' => FALSE)); On standard posts, archives and pages this ...
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How to create dynamic menu from HTML

I tried creating a dynamic menu from HTML, I registered menu in function name is main menu, Here is the HTML code that display the main menu- <div class="submenu"> <div ...
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Generating wordpress menu - cant understand the config

I created html template based on bootstrap css and am trying to create wordpress theme from it now. Created my own menu function for it, which basically just sets default config for wp_nav_menu ...
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Custom menu linking to page not found

I have built a series of pages and sub pages in wordpress. Then, using custom menus with 5 x top level menus and then sub-menus under 3 of these top level menus: Menu 1 Menu 2 - Sub Menu 1 - Sub ...
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custom walker class for own menu?

i have designed a html template for own blog, in my theme my menu is this structure, <ul class="right"> <li class="has-dropdown"> <a class="active" href="index.html">Home</a> ...
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Add “drop-down arrow” for menu items with sub-menus

WordPress doesn't add parent class to menu items that have submenus. Therefore this is required to extend this: function add_parent_css( $classes, $item ) { global $have_children; if( ...
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Use wp_nav_menu to dynamically generate child menus

The goal: use wordpress's wp_nav_menu to generate a menu where child pages were dynamically added while keeping the correct submenu classes. Before: Installations Habits After: Installations ...
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Customizing Primary Menu to include custom taxonomy description

I've a hard time implementing the custom primary menu behaviour. I've already: Created a custom post type: products that has a custom taxonomy: product_category associated with it. Activated and ...
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How do I pass an argument to my custom walker?

I've set up a custom walker, and it works as desired when I hard code my variable. What I want is to be able to call my walker and pass it a variable that is used in the walker. For example: ...
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Some informations about the use of statics pages in WordPress

I am pretty new in WordPress world (I came from Joomla) and I have some questions about the use of static pages in WordPress. I have to use WordPress to implement a mainly static site (maybe in the ...
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menu items toggle and display on screen size reduction

I am working with a child of Twenty Twelve. I made my own images to act as menu li backgrounds. When I reduce the screen width by moving my browser window in, the menu items seem to toggle ...
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Set a different home link in nav menu

I've my website with homepage link set to http://www.mysite.com. I've also many pages with subpages, and in that subpages i've already a link in the content that returns to the top level parent page. ...
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How do I separate link levels in a custom menu walker?

I am trying to build a custom menu walker and I am unclear on how I would be able to build a UL for top level menu items and a separate UL for all menu items of lower levels. Essentially I am trying ...
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Split submenu displaying the description underneath

By using the below class, I was able to extend the Walker_Nav_Menu and display the description under the link. I'm working with an UI that requires to have submenu split that also display the ...
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wp_get_nav_menu_items order doesn't work

I am using this function $args = array ( 'order' => 'DESC', ); $items = wp_get_nav_menu_items( $custom_menu, $args ); then, if I change args to $args = array ( 'order' => 'ASC', ); ...
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Adding a tag to wp_nav_menu

I am using wp_nav_menu and I have a need for custom implementation. The default markup is like this: <ul> <li id="menu-item-59" class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type ...
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conditional: if is page, and all subpages

What I'm currently trying to achieve is displaying certain menus on certain pages using one template and conditional statements, like so: if (is_page('donate')){ wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' ...
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How to list recent posts in a wp nav menu?

I've been trying this for some time and didn't get no clear answer. I need to display 11 recent posts inside one of my menu items. My menu is like: ITEM 1 · MAMBA · ITEM 3 I need to display ...
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wp nav menu: show submenu below li item

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to show the submenu's outside of the relevant li tag. For example, this php: wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' => 'side', 'container' => false, ...
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wp nav menu: add attributes to menu items [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to attach an attribute to a wp nav menu item. To demonstrate, this php: <?php wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' => 'main', 'container' => ...
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How can I make a menu link visible only to admins (without plugins)?

I use a menu on top of my wordpress which shows 3 links. Main page Custom Page Custom Page Can I add a 4th link to my menu which is visible and accessible to admins only (without plugins)? This ...
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how to automatically generate hierarchical menus from hierarchy of pages?

I have a photo site, and I take care to crested a logical nested hierarchy of pages. e.g. for photos I just posted, I created the following pages: site.com/2013/ site.com/2013/colorado/ ...
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Error “Trying to get property of non-object” with Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu

I am trying to add some ARIA related stuff to the wp_nav_menu function. I use a custom walker class for this purpose: class Walker_Nav_Menu_With_Aria extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function ...
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Is it possible to link to the same page from wordpress page menu?

I have a big one page wordpress site and a menu created from wordpress admin pages panel. I added everywhere in my main page such links like <A NAME="gohere"> and similar. Now I need to add ...
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Getting (Invalid) when adding custom taxonomy of custom post type link in menu [closed]

I am getting this message when I am trying to add a link to my menu: I have created a custom post type and a custom taxonomy <?php /* Plugin Name: Portfolio - Custom Post Type Plugin ...
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wp_nav_menu(), how to change <li> class?

I'm building a menu for my website. The static is looking like this: <nav> <ul id="menu"> <li class="item_1"><a href="#">Item 1</a></li> <li ...
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How to display 2 equal columns of li based on the count of items in wp_nav_menu divided by 2?

I would like to display a custom 3.0 menu in my sidebar. I want the list to be in order of name, and the list to be sequential down the list of the left column and flow down, then into the right ...
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wp nav menu - highlighting current page not working properly [closed]

I'm trying to highlight the current page in the wp nav menu. I've read through the codex and found .current-menu-item, which I'm using in my CSS.. However it's not working. What am I missing? css ...
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Highlight wp_nav_menu when category is selected

Using the wp_nav_menu() function to display my menu I noticed the highlighting in the menu was working well for the pages I created (like archives.php) but not anymore when a date (date.php), category ...
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Cannot find Home link in Pages on Dashboard

I cannot see the Home page link in the WordPress menus section. Here's how the Pages box look like this: How can I get the link of Home?
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How can I add text to a single nav menu item?

I'm working on a theme that requires the end-user to specify the current performance season using a custom admin panel I've created, ie. "2013/2014", "2014/2015" etc., which I can retrieve using ...
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Changing color of specific tab of top menu

I am messed up with a problem and still i am unable to find it's solution. I am trying to change color of only 1 tab in whole navigation menu. I mean if my navigation bar include 5 tabs and i want ...
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Remove link from Page name in navigation bar

I have a wordpress site and there is a navigation bar with menu and submenu. I want to remove link attribute from menu items that have sub menu. Is it possible? because i couldn't achieve to this by ...
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Adding first / last CSS classes to menus

is that possible, without javascript hacks? like this: <ul class="my_menu"> <li class="first"> ... </li> <li> ... </li> <li> ... </li> <li ...
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How can I structure my pseudo footer nav code with wordpress codex code?

I'm building my first fully custom wordpress theme, and I'm starting to pull hairs out while trying to write the dynamic footer code! I've tried a bunch of codex this and codex that but can't seem to ...
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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 to tell if a user has gone in and created a menu

By default if a user has not created say a footer or a top level menu then WordPress, in the case of the footer, will use default content like pages and so on to "create" a menu. I don't want this to ...
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How to display custom post meta in the appearance->menus page

I'm working on a website and added a custom meta option for all pages / posts called: "Location". $value = get_post_meta( $post->ID, '_privacy_location', true ); I'd like to add the value on ...
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adding parent link to submenu [duplicate]

menu a link to its parent, for example: I have the following menu: Parent 1 - Child 1 - Child 2 - Child 3 I wish to add to it (on the fly, not throw the wordpress cms) link to the parent: ...
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PHP script from functions php is loaded via admin-ajax to div…and the result is 0, not the desired content

I wish to use accordion menu http://wordpress.org/plugins/jquery-vertical-accordion-menu/ via function that is loading different menu based on page template. What is more, I wish to ajaxify that ...
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How to add posts to custom menus?

I'm just beginning to work the "Custom Menu" functionality that was introduced in 3.0 into my theme. I like everything about this new capability and API, with one exception: Why no posts? I can ...
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Custom taxonomy position in admin panel

I can't figure out how to change position of custom taxonomy menu item in the admin panel. Right now I have custom post type-- custom_1-- and another custom post type-- custom_2. For custom_2, I've ...
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Set Item Order with wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items

I have some code that adds a menu item to a menu using wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items. It's pretty easy to add a menu item as the first or last item of the menu, but I was wondering if there's ...
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switching test to production > main menu forgotten, background forgotten

the bigger question is: How to have a beta (test) site and production, and switch between them so easily that a user can do it. I wrote a script that does the move. Here's what the script does: 1. ...
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How can I change the title of the Home link in the navigation bar?

I use Bones theme with a static front page. The header.php calls the bones_main_nav() function without parameters, while bones_main_nav() only calls the wp_nav_menu() function.
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Getting recent posts corresponding to category items in custom menu

I'm trying to create a tabbed navigation, each tab containing 5 recent post excerpts of category items that are listed in a custom menu. I'm planning to load all these posts at once and put each ...
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Renaming a WordPress Admin Menu

I am trying to change the Admin Menu name for "WooCommerce" to "Store Settings". I tried the other code rename posts to articles, etc. but it did not work for WooCommerce. WooCommerce's Admin Menu ...
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How to implement a secondary menu?

I actually need to implement a secondary vertical menu like in here: http://www.adverum.lt/lt/paslaugos/korporatyvine-komunikacija It has to be vertical and it looks like it based on frames, but as I ...
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Creating a nav menu

I am not very familiar with WordPress so my knowledge with this is limited. I am working on a travel website where I need to show navigation menu and I am not sure how I can achieve the desired ...