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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Secondary menu > Active item: How can I output the class “current item”?

I'm using wordpress for my website and i have created a secondary menu. I'm using this secondary menu to work as filter for categories (filter different type of content). -> root website: ...
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Highlighting Main Navigation Menu With Two or More Class Matches

I believe this doesn't happen very often. I am working on a project in which a child page can show up under several different parent pages. The page actually belongs to just one parent, but in the ...
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WordPress HTML Menu

I'm trying to get the menu on my WordPress site to append the class like so: <ul class="nav navbar-nav navbar-right"> <li><a href="/">Home</a></li> <li ...
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WP nav menu + Bootstrap, add role=“menu” to UL

For one of my projects I'm trying to add a nav_menu to my WP theme. It should work as a quick menu (sidebar). The only problem remaining: How do I add a role="menu" to the < ul >? <?php ...
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Ubermenu cant handle my menu, how to deal with large number of menuitems?

I have a webpage with a large number of pages, around 250-300, and I output these in Ubermenu at the moment. Needles to say, my menu backend is very slow, and sorting is a pain in the.. well you know. ...
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How to display list of child pages with parent in wordpress?

I have following format of sub-pages in WordPress: About Us -Services -Products -Surgery I want to list all sub-pages with parent page like above but the code that I am using from ...
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Display a tag before the menu list content

Is that possible to insert a text before the menu items? In this case, I want to lead a <h3> tag for the list content (like a menu title). I tried the if/else to recognize that the menu have ...
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How to add a code for lastpostdate after/inside a specific menu link?

So, I have a news website. The designers want me to have a link in the menu that says "Latest News - [time of the last post]". I know I can get the datetime of the latest post with ...
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Query for menus in backend (BE)

I want to create a simple plugin (already started) to have in one place recurring tasks (for me as webdesigner) e.g. take site offline, set backend icon, don't show updates and so on... Now I want to ...
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Extending the walker class to add a top level list item to the nav menu in a different order

I've seen functions to append to the beginning or the end of the menu, but how do I add this list item right after the first? So it would come second in the menu order. Is this possible? If so, how ...
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Sub 'Page' Child Menu Order

I cannot seem to get the order of my sub-page Menu items in the correct order. They will only display in alpha or numerical order - even if I specify the menu order. To be clear - I am not referring ...
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List of WordPress menu item indices?

The following code will rename the "Posts" menu item to "Blog Posts" in the WordPress Dashboard: function lc_change_post_menu_label() { global $menu; $menu[5][0] = 'Blog Posts'; } add_action( ...
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menu hierarchy not working

I have created a theme from scratch and was using a custom menu with no problem. Somehow, I lost the ability to create a hierarchy in the menu -- all menu items show up at the same level. I have ...
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how to implement the slide and push menu in wordpress

new to this forum & new to wordpress. I have read about Slide and Push menu functionality in http://tympanus.net/codrops/2013/04/17/slide-and-push-menus/ How to implement this on a WordPress ...
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How to add extra items in wp nav menu

I have a menu in wordpress where each menu item has an extra item. For example: I have a "Home" menu item where I have an extra item "come see us", I have an "About Us" menu item where I have an ...
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Why is the Walker_Nav_Menu self closing tags added in start_lvl

I'm creating a custom Walker based on Walker_Nav_Menu for a megamenu I'm working on and the issue I'm having is that it seems the tags I open on start_lvl are being automatically closed. Here's my ...
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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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Wordpress custom url menu items being overwritten

I am fairly new to Wordpress development. Using a site that runs 3.91 with a custom theme that I have inherited from someone else. My question is fairly simple: I want to add custom menu items that ...
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check_admin_referer always false when I use on add_action('load-'* hook

I have try to add hook on load my plugin page. But every time i save my config, it always return "Are you sure want to ..." message. Is there something i missed? Here's my code: <?php class ...
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wordpress mega menu without plugin

I created a mega menu on my site using wordpress native wp_menu. I wanted to display 4 columns in each mega menu. each column contains 5 links you can see it live here (it's in hebrew but check the ...
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Drop Up Menu with a twist

I am trying to make menu tabs slide up like a bookmark on hover so that the main menu item is still on top and the submenu slides up with it. I am using TwentyTwelve WordPress theme. Is this possible ...
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Extend walker - navigation, adding data attribute to a tag

I would a data attribute to the a tag in the menu, like have <a href="#example" data-attribute="attribute">CLICK</a> I know that I have to extend the Walker BUT I tried in several times ...
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WP_NAV_MENU filter targets all menus

Im trying to replace my template's primary menu through a plugin so that I don't have to make changes to the header.php. I found this code in another question answered here in 2011 (Replacing ...
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add dynamic ID for wp_nav_menu after and before

I have menu like this: <ul> <li> <div class="buttons-4" title="some_title"> <a href="[some_url]">[something]</a> ...
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If menu has submenu, add parent as first child

I am using CSS framework (Metro UI, but this is a problem in Bootstrap too). When I set parent menu, the item itself isn't clickable, it's only toggle for its submenu. I tried to change JS and CSS so ...
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Disappearing items in menu

I have problem with disappearing items in menu. I added php_value max_input_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.post.max_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.request.max_vars 7000 to my .htaccess but it doesn't ...
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Making a Custom Menu Sidebar Icon show as Current in css [closed]

In the custom WP Menu I have assigned classes which are different for each menu item. For example .power-icon a { padding-left: 35px !important; background-image: url(/images/icon-grey.png); ...
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I can't add more pages to menu - menu delete pages

Two days ago I decided to add three more pages to the menu on my site. I already had like 140 pages in the menu, so this is something I know how to do. But I hadn't done it in some months, so maybe ...
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How to get menu location in wp_update_nav_menu hook

I want to get the menu location in the wp_update_nav_menu (during menu save action) add_action('wp_update_nav_menu', function ($id, $data = NULL) { error_log( var_export($data, true) ); ...
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How to programmatically add login form to wp_nav_menu X position

I have a menu I created in WP that registers 'main_nav' so the user can still use the Appearance > Menus screen to edit their menu. However I need to add the login form to the 4th (main) menu items ...
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Get the menu name or location of current menu item

I am having a hard time trying to get the name of the active menu and, apparently, I cannot find any solutions to this issue. Basically, I have several menus that follow this pattern: Menu Name ...
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How to display counter for post in navigation?

I have custom post type called Booking. It have custom post status : "waiting confirmation" and "confirmed". I want to display counter in navigation menu to count total post which status is "waiting ...
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How to make top level menu think it has a current item

This question has always tripped me up, but it seems like there should be an easy solution. I have created a couple pages in a hierarchy as follows. About Us - History - Mission Events ...
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Horizontal Navigation

Hi. I been fighting with this problem for couple of weeks now. Trying various approaches. From CSS styling to a custom walker. I want to render each level as its own element. The navigation ...
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How to hook new args into a Custom Menu Widget?

I am trying to add some code before the list items in a sidebar Custom Menu Widget. Maybe I'll add an image, maybe I'll add some text. Not sure yet. But I'm having a hard time trying to figure it ...
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Menu not saving in dashboard

I've created menus in wordpress dashboard countless times and never had a problem saving them until today. Getting this error: "The menu name Main Menu conflicts with another menu name. Please try ...
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Category menu that filters out empty categories

I'm trying to build a menu which can be administered from the menu editor, but gets filtered before being output. More specifically the menu contains Woocommerce product categories, organised into a ...
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how to keep currently selected menu item while selecting another menu item in second menu

In wordpress 3.9.1 I'm trying to create my own theme. One of the things my theme should be able to deliver is to have two menu's. I do have that. It is working. So no worries there. One of the ...
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Creating Secondary Menu - all steps required?

I am using retro hipster theme and have been able to add secondary menu with details. I've read regarding adding array in functions.php and then calling both nav in the header.php. However one menu ...
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automatically adding submenu items

Here's the solution that @bainternet has posted here: Add child pages automatically to nav menu /** * auto_child_page_menu * * class to add top level page menu items all child pages on the fly * ...
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wp_nav_menu: current_post_ancestor-category parent

I have a nav like this: page 1 -- page 1.1 -- category 1.2 page 2 page 3 When I am on a single post in the category 1.2, the category-menu-item gets the correct class current-post-ancestor and ...
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Post label “new!” in wp_nav_menu using class?

I'm looking for a function to add a "new" label in front of my custom post type name in my navigation menu. The code is : <?php $args = array( 'numberposts' => '1' ); $recent_post = ...
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how to proceed for a “new!” label on menu_nav? [duplicate]

I'm developing in Wordpress and would like to assign the label "new!" to specific custom-post-type's (not necessarily all post-types) if they contain new posts in the last 30 days. I found this code ...
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When submitting more than 200 menus, I get “Service Temporarily Unavailable”

I have a site with a large number of nested menus. I solved the problem after following the solution proposed here Menu limit, cannot add new menu items and including max_input_vars setting. For ...
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Override custom menu widget

I would like to override some mark-up and css (like <div class="soma_container"><ul class=""></ul></div>)styling on a chosen custom menu widget. How would I do that? Should be ...
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Theme: Twenty Thirteen Mobile Sliding Menu Doesn't Bump Content Down

I have created a child theme for Twenty-Thirteen and somewhere while editing it I broke the mobile menu slider as it no longer pushes the content down and instead displays behind the content. I've ...
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add_media_page function not creating submenu

I have the following plugin that I'm just testing at the moment. /* Plugin Name: Menu Test Plugin URI: http://codex.wordpress.org/Adding_Administration_Menus Description: Menu Test Author: Codex ...
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Custom Menu echo own HTML

I've registered a custom menu and got all that set up, however the formatting of the HTML that the menu uses doesn't fit with the CSS/HTML menus I had previously and want to keep. Therefore I was ...
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Next/previous a-like single navigation

I have on the site navigation menu which uses next/previous functionality to navigate through the site. Currently it is a hard coded image map with related links on each page. I know how to get ...
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Add link at the end of wp_nav_menu

I need to add a conditional menu item such as "/at" or "/de" or "/ch" in the wp_nav_menu. Since the link is conditional (based on the country the website is being viewed), it can't be added from the ...