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 avoid wp_nav_menu() ID conflict?

How do I avoid ID conflicts if I use the same menu TWICE on one page. FIRST wp_nav_menu( array( 'sort_column' => 'menu_order', 'theme_location'=>'menu', 'menu_class'=>'menu', ...
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A new post is showing under two menu's, how do I get it to only show under one?

I have recently added two new films to my site 'Hellesylt' and 'Artists on Film' and they appear twice, once under 'Film' and again under 'Photography', the new films do not appear on the drop down ...
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I want my homepage navbar to have different styling to the rest of my site, how can I do this?

I am using the genesis framework, all I literally want to do is remove the navbar background colour for the homepage only. All my attempted changes have affected all the navigation menus.
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How to add custom nav_menu_css_class to certain menu only?

I want to add a custom CSS class to menu items. So far, I got it working by using the filter hook nav_menu_css_class. However, I want to add this class to items of a specific menu only. So, how must ...
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How do I redefine wm_navigation() or wp_logo() within a theme that uses hooks?

What I want to do: Move the title of my website from it's current location to be in the "menu" div so that it is to the left of the menu/page list. Demo page: http://aaronmoore.me/visartsassignments/ ...
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Get object_id with level from custom menu?

I need to get an array from a custom WP menu, which includes page object_id and it's depth/level in menu. I need this to build a table of contents in mPdf. Any thoughs?
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How to set limit only on top levels of wp_nav_menu?

How can I set a limit to the top level menu items in wp_nav_menu? Example: I have this menu in my admin dashboard: I would like to count ONLY the top level items and display a limited number of ...
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Show all data in database table and make it into an interactive table

I have to make a table where my data from my database can be stored and rearranged with every row. The name of every row should be a link to the function mymanual_edit(). Look at the image for ...
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Where to implement custom walker class?

I have created a custom walker class for changing the output of menu items. Where do I place my custom walker class file at? I have tried to ask on the Wordpress forum but it has gone 3 days with no ...
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Current menu item class issue

I'm trying to stylise my navigation menu regarding selected page. I made a page for news, but when I click on the following pages (page 2 for example), the navigation menu loses its class. I want it ...
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Menu Items Disappearing

I'm running WP 3.5.1 and I've a menu with about 100 items. When I add new items to the menu older ones disappear. I'm not running Suhosin or similar stuff. What can be the cause? Note: I'm on a ...
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How to create a HTTP custom link in a WordPress menu in a HTTPS site without a plugin

Imagine a WordPress site over SSL. Let's say https://example.net. All the URLs of the site are HTTPS. That's cool. Imagine this site has a WordPress menu and you want to include a custom link to a ...
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Is there a way to add a class to non current menu item?

When using the wp_nav_menu function, the current menu item markup usually is like so: <li id="menu-item-19" class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page current-menu-item ...
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automatically add custom taxonomy items into menu

I wish custom taxonomy items to appear in menu automatically. Currently I have custom post type with custom taxonomy. function ales_create_post_types() { register_post_type( 'ales_product', ...
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On which hook should I be calling register_nav_menu(s)?

I've variously seen register_nav_menus() called: on after_setup_theme on init pasted "loose" into functions.php with no apparent change in functionality. Which hook should I be using to call this ...
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how to insert data in li tag of navigation

I'm trying to insert an image for each of my navigation items without any plugins. I'm not much of a coder, but I googled for something called walker, but not sure if this should be done for my case. ...
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Adding Additional Variables on Menus Page

I'm learning PHP by building a plugin to show or hide menu items based on a user's location. I am a bit stuck at the moment. In the function below, the text input is being saved to the database, but ...
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Query Code Making Menu Disappear

I'm trying to display only certain tags on my site, but when I use the code my menu disapears. Heres what I have: $query->set('tag', 'break','crunch'); return $query; I have this placed in the ...
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switch_to_blog() and wp_nav_menu() not functioning properly

I have an MU plugin active on the network with this small function to query menu 4 from the main site in my network. On the main site in the network (1) things work as expected. On the sub sites in ...
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WordPress menu>Custom Link: removing my link formatting and adding %20

I am pasting this url: <a href="#" id="event_inquiryToggle">TEST</a> into WordPress Custom Link menu item. When I hit save it saves it as such: ...
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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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How to add number of post to category menu items

I wanted to know how we can add number of posts for dropdown menu items that are categories. For example: Topics Category 1 (5) Category 2 (8) Category 3 (2) More Topics Category 1 (5) ...
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Dropdown menu on click change

Im working on a website where I need to create a submenu that shows only the parent pages. When I click on one of the parents it has to show the children from that parent. Here is the menu hierarchy ...
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How to make posts appear under pages

I have created pages for my website, however when i create a new post, it is not assigned to any page and i am missing the option to place it under a certain page. For example i have a menu like Home ...
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New walker for walker_nav_menu to change inside container data

I'm not really good with coding, but I have googled a lot and edit some script and it worked, but I can't achieve what I need. This is the code: class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { ...
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Loop through Navbar, Output Icons

I'm trying to loop through my Navbar in WordPress so that I can output some Icons at the end of the last link. I have this working but I end up outputting a Navbar and a list. I think this is because ...
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Creating a custom menu/widget area

I'm looking to create a /menu/widget area like the following site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/default.aspx please see sections under downloads, security, support, about is this considered a ...
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How to Add <span> to Each Menu Link with link text to data-attr?

how do i get something like below my code is like this. wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'header_menu', 'container_id' => 'menu', 'link_before' => '<span ...
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Javascript in WordPress Navigation - mobile menu

I added a Live Chat link to my WordPress navigation menu. I followed the Ideal solution #2 below which works great on the desktop, but not on the mobile menu. It doesn't do anything on mobile. Any ...
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My Menu Disappears on my Custom Link Homepage on Mobile

My menu on my custom link homepage disappears on mobile, or when the window is small on web browsing. The thing is on all my other pages on mobile, the menu is there in the form of three lines - as a ...
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Dynamically get the meta key value of a menu item based on it's post ID

I have a menu, that I need to insert an image that have it's path saved in a meta key (_menu_item_img) and associated with a post ID, every menu entry has it's own image, and I need to grab it ...
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How to undo the last changes to a custom menu?

I have a wordpress site with a custom menu. When I want to add a page or something to the menu, I click appearance, add the item, then drag it to the right location. This time when I did it the menu ...
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How to add a parameter to <a> links in the nav menu?

I have to add itemprop="url" to the links of the links in the navbar of this site. In the settings I found the function wp_nav_menu(). Even after reading the WP codex, I am not able to make the ...
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Cannot get custom links to show using wp_get_nav_menu_items

$args = array( 'post_type' => 'nav_menu_item', 'post_parent' => $id, 'orderdby'=> 'menu_order', 'output' => ARRAY_A ); $childs = wp_get_nav_menu_items( 4, $args ); ...
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Menu items description? Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu()

Normal Wordpress Menu looks like: Home | Blog | About us | Contact But I've seen many pages with descriptions under these links: Home Page | Our Blogs | About us | ...
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How to add custom pages to menu programmatically?

So I need to add some pages when it created to the menu within plugin. Menu id is 125. Pages have taxonomy gp_hubs. $category = wp_insert_term($name, 'gp_hubs'); foreach ($sub_categories as ...
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Add class to top level menu item if it has multiple child levels

I have a WP nav menu, and I need to add a class to any top-level <li> if that item has more than one level of child items (meaning, its child submenu has a submenu too). Like this: <ul> ...
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Declaring <?php ?> in variables [closed]

I need to put the PHP <?php global $' . $icon_var . '; echo $' . $icon_var . '; ?> inside the variable of a custom menu structure, but it gets commented: <a ...
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Display page content with Boostrap modal from the menu

Been searching for a solution but I'm not finding one or I'm getting confused. My goal is to be able to create a page in WordPress, enter the content and add the page to the Pages Panel under Menus ...
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Get WP Navigation Menu from REST API V2

I'm trying to get the navigation menu from JSON response using WP REST API v2 plugin. There is no navigation menu plugin extension for the REST API v2, but only for V1. From codex WordPress Post ...
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How to keep state of custom menu?

<div class="menu-main-container"> <ul id="menu-main" class="menu"> <li id="menu-item-1"> <a href="/category-a/">Category A</a> <ul class="sub-menu"> ...
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Generate a tabbed submenu — from taxonomy term or submenu item — with sample content

I'm looking to generate a tabbed submenu from taxonomy term or submenu item and include sample content (three items per term/submenuu item). The styling I can do, the problem is the html generation. ...
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Menu items suddenly are displayed all over the page [closed]

Strange things are happening :( When you take a look at the site: www.handelbijvanandel.nl you will see that all menu- and submenu items are shown on the page. At first I didn't pay much attention to ...
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Main Menu and Sub Menu Items for Footer

So I'm currently trying to figure out how to display both my main menu items and my submenu items separately in my footer. I want to display them both in separate columns (bootstrap) and am having ...
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WordPress Quick Question . How to Get Parent Link in Submenu in My Code

I'm creating a menu walker from foundation 6 but problem is parent link is not click able, so solution might be that if we can get parent link in submenu but have some problem because I'm don't know ...
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How to override the theme home page?

I'm using a theme that has it's own home page layout but I want to use a normal page instead. I can't find a way to change it because in Settings> Reading, the home page is already set to 'Home' (a ...
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'Pages' widget alternative for custom post types?

I want to make a menu from hierarchical custom post type. There is a default WordPress widget called 'Pages' that give you list of all the pages preserving their hierarchy. Is the a way to use this ...
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custom walker class

I'm trying to make a navigation that has a similar structure of this website: https://grannys.ca/ But I got struck in the logic of how can I implement an if statements which determine several things: ...
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Menus don't work after 4.4

After I updated to Wordpress 4.4, I noticed that the menu links on the front page of my website don’t work anymore. The website is: http://rantaboutfilm.com/ the theme is: swagger When the user ...
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Sub menu indicator that links to sub menu

I am trying to create a custom mobile menu for my wordpress site. I have looked around the net for an answer and found similar things or different ways that I can accomplish this but not in the way ...