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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Should I custom code drop down menus or use a wordpress plugin?

EDIT -- Hopefully my question is more clear What is the best practice for wordpress dropdown menus: Custom CSS (editing styles.css) Using a WP Plugin I'm leaning toward coding it myself from ...
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wordpress superfish dropdown menu

I am learning how to integrate superfish drop down menus in wordpress and i am following this tutorial http://kav.in/wordpress-superfish-dropdown-menu I am using this theme with superfish integrated ...
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Give Children Unique ID's

Is there a way I can give each wordpress children (subcategory UL lists) unique ID's? I'm creating a dropdown list for subcategories and I want to position them but :nth-child isn't supported by ...
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What Defines What Category A Post Picks (if in multiple)

If I have a post in multiple categories, what defines what category shows up in the URL? Assuming I have permalinks setup as /%category%/%postname% is it the ID or the name?
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How do I render a navigation menu like my theme does?

I am using the theme suffusion, and I'm trying to add a custom navigation menu to only one of my pages. I've managed to get it almost working using this in my page template: if(is_page('123') { ...
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Using default WP menu functionality to link to custom post-type listing?

I'm completely starting over with a wordpress project that began a couple of weeks ago, and basically i'm totally discovering wordpress, so please bare with me. I might be completely misunderstanding ...
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How to remove div container in custom menu?

all As per my html theme structure i do not want to add my menu <ul><li> under <div>. I am using <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu_class' => 'tlm', 'theme_location' ...
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Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item?

Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item? I have a page with a very long title and I'd like to make the clickable menu text shorter. Site is here: ...
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wp_get_nav_menu_items how to exclude sub level menu items?

I have the following function to output a custom menu in select format for a responsive design I'm working on. It's working exactly how I want it to apart from I would need to exclude sub menu items. ...
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Change div background acording to the selected category

I'm coding a graphic menu that consist in five divs with a background each. On mouseover the background changes and the child div disappears. On click, each one works like a link to the correspondent ...
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wp_list_categories() Exclude All Categories Except One

Is there a way to exclude all categories except one? I want to show a category and it's sub-categories as a dropdown menu, but the admin might add more subcategories to it so I don't want to limit ...
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add_submenu_page function to show videos table

wondering if its possible to show the attachments admin list for videos by using a custom menu link? Any pointers welcome! D. add_action('admin_menu', 'mt_add_pages'); function mt_add_pages() { ...
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Show child pages by menu order using Superfish Dropdown menu?

I'm using the superfish dropdown menu to create a drop down menu. It's created the menu fine showing all the parent pages with the child pages in drop down's below. The only problem I have is that ...
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When at / ( or “home”) my menu doesn't get a current-menu-item class

I'm a wordpress noob tweaking a theme, so I'm trying to understand how it works. I've read about 10 related posts in SE but don't get it yet. My problem is as follows: header.php seems to generate ...
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How can I add a menu item to the admin area?

I've used almost all of the Wordpress example code but it still doesn't work. I've put the php file under wp-content/plugins/menuitem/ .The code is simple <?php add_action('admin_menu', ...
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How can I alter the visible menu according to which level I am on [closed]

I want to be able to alter what is visible in the menu according to which level in the site structure I am on, for example on top level page:- Home Level 1 page (Current) -Level 2 page -Level 2 ...
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ID of parent Menu

I'm trying to assign a different ID to each sub-menu wordpress generates using the wp_nav_menu function. As it is, wordpress assigns the same class (sub-menu) to every sub menu generated. <ul ...
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Can only get one of two custom menus to display

I'm a wordpress beginner and at the moment struggling to get to grips with custom menus. I have created two menus. Wordpress tells me the theme supports two menus. I have <?php ...
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Manipulating menu HTML

My site's menu uses the built-in menu under Appearance >> Menus. I want to make a very simple change: I want to wrap each of my menu's second-level ULs in a DIV. What's the simplest way to accomplish ...
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Most allowed Taxonomies in Appearance->Menus

I am managing a large list(300) of "places" taxonomies, and I need to create a menu with those places. the WordPress menu system seems like the way to go but when I save the menu I am getting a PHP ...
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horizontal menu / 4-level depth

I need a 4-level horizontal menu. which is the best way to build, organize and style it? "Active" tabs should be highlighted. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'header-menu' ) ); ...
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Why am I timing out when using the Menu Editor?

I'm using a more or less fresh local install of WP 3.3.1. A few days ago I set up a couple menus (Appearance > Menus) without a hitch. Today I tried creating a new menu and add a page to it, but the ...
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Hide Admin menus per role in Wordpress

I am trying to hide a certain amount of menus for a client. Right now I am using the following code and it is doing its job well, but it removes it for everyone as far as I can tell. As in all roles. ...
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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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How to get custom post type menu_name?

I'd like to show the post type of a post, you can do that with get_post_type(), but in my case the names are not pretty (for ex : p_project_plans). So instead I thought I'd show the asociated ...
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Operable default menu *and* custom 3 menu

OK, this is a basic question...I'm upgrading a theme I built (from scratch) to support 3.0 menus (finally). With the new wp_nav_menu tag, as expected, the tag's default container is added when a ...
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current_page_item and custom post type?

I have a page on my site that lists all posts for my custom post type 'Literature'. However when I click on one of the posts, the highlighted active menu item changes to 'Blog'. How do I assign ...
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Problems Displaying Multiple WP Menus

Not sure where my error is (I did piece most of this together from snippets on different websites,) but when I test my theme, only "Left Menu" displays. There are definitely two menus, however where ...
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Overriding the currently selected menu item

I have a WP 3.x site that I'm using mainly as a CMS. The menu links to the various WordPress pages. One of the pages, "News", is the "posts" page. However, when clicking on one of the posts on the ...
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Understanding with this Wordpress code

I'm new to wordpress and tried to Google and looked up codex but it didn't help. I downloaded a free theme from Github and I'm trying to learn how to make a theme by looking at its code. In the ...
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Can I display submenus in groups, using wp_list_pages?

Say I have top-level(parentless) pages called Fruit, Animals, Cars. When, say, Fruit is selected I would like to show links to the individual fruit pages below. I would like to be able to dislpay ...
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How can I remove the “updates” menu in the Wordpress Admin panel?

How can I remove the "updates" menu in the Wordpress Admin panel?
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Exclude one item from wp_list_pages( $args );

I have a menu that is currently shown with wp_list_pages( 'title_li=' ); This shows all the sub pages from all the pages in the menu. I want to exclude a page with id 56 from displaying its sub ...
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Adding a Custom Post Type into the menu screen

I need a way of adding custom post types to the "Appearance-->Menus" option in Wordpress. i have created a custom post type with: register_post_type('produksjoner',$args); All examples I find just ...
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Keep parent page active

I have a parent page on my main menu. When you click on that page, you are presented a sidebar with another menu listing of all of its child pages. When you click on one of the child pages, the ...
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how to add multiple menu in custom menu widget?

how to add multiple menu in custom menu widget? i am using this theme. I am new to wordpress and i am unable to sort it out.
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Make a Custom template for a specific category in wordpress

I am having issue with a custom category template. I want to create a new template for my specific category "VIDEOS" so that all posts under this category show in new style. Basically, i want to show ...
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How to remove some specfic navigation links only from selected page/pages?

For example: In the client site I have 5 page 1) Home 2) product 3) Services 4) Contact us 5) Blog Only from the blog page I want to remove 2) product and 3) Services but not from other pages. Is ...
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Not able to get current menu ID

I'm trying to get the current menu item ID. I hve found one thread that has put me on the right track: How to get current-menu-item title as variable? This is the code I use in my function.php ...
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Three menus - parent / child / sibling

Firstly, apologies for the terminology used here, I will try to be as descriptive as possible. I am trying to create a menu system that will achieve the following: List top level pages as one menu ...
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Theme Options Menu Item - Permission Issue

I am trying to create a theme options menu item for my custom theme. However, when I add the following piece of code in the functions.php file... add_menu_page('Page title', 'Asteria', ...
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Is there any way to change the CSS class applied to 2nd level sub menu ul's?

I'm running into a problem trying to style a drop down menu with a second level. Wordpress seems to apply the same .sub-menu class to any and all sub menus, and I can't figure out a reliable, ...
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wp_nav_menu, add class to every nth item?

is there a way to add a class to every nth item in a menu using wp_nav_menu? Trying to create columns but need to add a 'last' class to the 3rd item. cheers! Dc
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Add custom ID to wp_nav_menu list items

Is it possible to assign specific ID's to wp_nav_menu list items? For example, if my menu contained links for "Home", "About" and "Contact", could I assign the "Home" list item and ID of "home"?
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Drop down menus css in custom menus

I have created some pages and some pages have children.When i go to the wp admin menu,i create new menu and drag all the pages,including ones with children pages.I notice that the menus are all ...
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Drop down menus with wp_nav_menu or wp_page_menu

i have some doubts on what i am actually supposed to use to create drop down menus.By just looking at theme twenty ten,i have , <div id="access" role="navigation"> <?php /* ...
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how to hide submenus for the not active pages

I would like to expand only the active part of the sidebar menu and hide the parts which have nothing to do with the actual selection. Just like how its done on every Explorer like file manager, or ...
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How can I list posts by author?

How can I list posts as sub-items of authors? It should look like: <ul> <li>Author</li> <ul> <li>Post1</li> ...
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WordPress menu with custom taxonomy

I'm looking for a scalable, best-practice way to do the following: I need a menu to have a link to the homepage, a standard page, and a variable number of custom post type archives. Each archive must ...
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How to add custom post type archive page links to nav menu?

I cannot figure this out. There seems to be no checkbox or anything similar in function to add the newly created custom post type archive page into the menu. Also the link must be active, if you are ...