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 have custom menu Item CSS Classes for wp_page_menu() or wp_list_pages()

I want to add custom classes to my menu items. For every subpage I show its siblings as a navigation: global $post; if ( is_page() && $post->post_parent ) { ...
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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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Different fields available for different sites when when customising Menu's

I have 2x websites, both running identical versions of the same theme, yet when I try to customise the menu's I'm met with different field options. On Site A I am able to add settings to fields such ...
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Custom menu output

If the menu is with Pages then how can I display the menu item links like this: http://example.com/#/page/id I want to use the menu with Angular routes. I believe this can be done with a custom ...
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Replace menu permalink/hyperlink with only menu name/slug

I don't know if i am asking this correctly, but i will try. I am doing this for history pushstate purpose. Code to get menu wihout ul and li: $topmenu= array( 'container' => false, ...
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Hide a menu-item and its submenus and display a 'Log in' link if the user is logged out

I need, somehow, to enable that when you logout, that 'My Account' item is getting hidden from the navbar, and instead it displays a 'Log in' link. The item 'My Account' also have submenus with the ...
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How to add wechat (weixin) link to navigation menu?

The profile link of WeChat (or Weixin) has the following format: weixin://contacts/profile/username As you can see, it doesn't use http:// and that seems to be the reason that it cannot be added to ...
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wp_nav_menu add some element to container

I've tried to hook wp_nav_menu_args to get an ID for the nav menu. I tried to add an element using javascript to container menu. But I never get the ID for the menu. How can I add an element to a nav ...
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Highlight current category, when using get_categories

I'm successfully using helgatheviking's answer from this post: Show children of top level category only See code below: // get the category object for the current category $thisCat = get_category( ...
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Menu Multiple Taxonomies

I have a post_type "products" which has both "Category" and "Brand" taxonomies. Each product has exactly 1 Category, and exactly 1 Brand. I would like to display a menu which first lists the ...
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Menu styling for last menu item

okay so I'm using the following code to get my links... <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' => 'primary', 'container' => '', 'menu_class' => 'mainnav') ); ?> This is my CSS for ...
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How to add menu to Dashboard that can be viewed by all users

I am able to add Menu to the Dashboard using the below code, it can be viewed by an administrator. That menu doesn't appear when logged in as an Author or a Subscriber. How to make sure every user can ...
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How to remove trailing </li> tags from wp_nav_menu walker

I have used theme twenty thirteen a my base theme and Have tried used code from http://stackoverflow.com/questions/12159486/wordpress-change-header-navigation-list-items-to-div when I try to validate ...
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Menu fallback “menu_class” rendering a “div” instead of a “ul”

I'm working on a fallback menu for a WordPress theme I'm working on. The main menu's menu_class renders a ul which is what I want. However, if I use the menu fallback, the menu_class renders a div ...
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Adding different classes to anchor in navigation menu

Is this possible? I want to add different classes to the anchors, so not the same on all anchors. How can I do this? PS: I am using this: function add_nav_class($output) { $output= ...
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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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How do I hide one menu item link for logged in and logged out users [closed]

Using bbPress and s2Member, I need to hide the registration link in the menu for logged in users and the members directory link for non logged in users.
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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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wp_list_pages: only show subpages on the parent page?

I'm using wp_list_pages('title_li=') on my site. Some of my pages do have subpages, however I don't want to list them unitl I'm on an actual parent page that has subpages. So imagine my front-page: ...
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wp_list_pages not showing cpt as I expected

I have a CPT called 'vacancies' here is the code that registers it: function register_cpt_vacancy() { $args = array('labels' => $labels, 'hierarchical' => false, 'supports' => ...
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Search box as a menu item in the nav menu output by wp_nav_menu?

I am using the Twenty Twelve theme, and the following is the code it uses to register and display the menu. In functions.php: function twentytwelve_setup() { ... // This theme uses ...
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insert element inside wp menu list item

I am not sure if it is clear from the title what I want to achieve here so let me try to clarify this. I wanna make use of Wordpress's menu system and need to adjust it to my needs, which means that ...
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Wp_Nav_Menu - Identify the last menu item

I'm have a horizontal top menu with a solid border on the right hand side. <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' => 'primary', 'container' => '', 'menu_class' => 'nav', 'fallback_cb' ...
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next_post_link() on custom menu structure

In a blog, I am using next_post_link() and prev_post_link() extensively on posts. I also have a number of pages that I show in a WP3 menu. They are organized in topics and sub-topics e.g. like so: ...
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Add “parent” class to parent menu items

Is there a good way to add a class of "parent" to list items that have children using wp_nav_menu? I've found a couple of solutions online but non seem to have the desired effect.
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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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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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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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How to set classname for <li> tag in wordpress menu?

I am using. <?php wp_nav_menu($args); ?> for get menu from wordpress.it returns the menus with <ul> and <li> structure. In that i need to set class name for every <li> tag ...
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Show recent posts in menu?

I'm building a menu which contains categories. Is there a way to make each menu option show a list of recent posts in that category when you hover over it?
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simple expandable vertical menu, java script problem

I am trying to create a simple expandable menu in wordpress. Bellow you can see the javascript I am using (copy and mix from internet). <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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How do I remove the link element from the current page in a wp_list_pages menu?

WP makes a list of links, and helpfully applies a current_page class, but I'm concerned with the accessibility issues of a link to the page you're on. Normally I'd swap the <a href etc with a ...
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How to Move the Author Metabox into the “Publish” metabox?

About a year ago I remember seeing a plugin or some code which allowed you to add an author dropdown menu to the post "publishing" metabox instead of it being on its own. I can't seem to find this ...
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Menu with Automatic Pages Included from Custom Post Type

Question - How can one utilize the wordpress 3.0 Menu system to automatically have new pages from a custom post type included within the menu (I am referring to the Menu Management area of wordpress ...
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I'm having a lot of trouble since upgrade to 3.0.1 with get_page_children() function

I use the get_page_children() function to create a sub_nav for a designer client I do work for. She uses the Spry Assets flyout JS that DreamWeaver creates, so I have to manually do the menus like ...
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How to make a custom menu based on a category or tag?

I'd like to have a sidebar widget that has my latests featured posts, which would be marked as a category or tag. Is there a way to do this with the new custom menus, and if not, is there a plug-in ...
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Top Menu showing as Plain text before page load

On loading the website of mine, it is showing the plain text of menu for a while and thereafter it is working fine. This is really a strange issue for me. I tried solving using this WordPress post, ...
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How to add #navbar to all page links?

I have several Wordpress websites with large images at their tops, using 2013 child theme. How to add #navbar anchor to all page links, so that the browser scrolls down a bit, when a user clicks a ...
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get_query_var('post_type') not returning in a filter

Trying to highlight custom taxonomy pages in the main nav, so I am trying to get the post_type of the current rendered page (to compare to the menu item): add_filter('nav_menu_css_class', ...
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Get number of root elements in walker class

I extended Walker_Nav_Menu class as below class YPE_custom_navwalker extends Walker_Nav_Menu{} I want use the get_number_of_root_elements( $elements ) function that place in to Walker class within ...
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How can I put two menus in the same div?

I'm converting an html5 site into a wordpress theme, but have got stuck with my menus! this is the html version: And this is my result so far in wordpress: as you can see I can't get the social ...
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Add a class to the body tag when a menu is enabled

Question edited How can I add a class to the body when the menu at the menu setting > theme locations is selected. Like in this screenshot: And if I have two menus, can it add two different ...
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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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Check if a menu is empty?

I have menus set corresponding to a custom field on a page. Ie I have menu1, menu2, and menu3 on three pages under custom field => MenuName. Under functions.php I have: /* Add Menu Locations */ ...
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Edit menu item title from edit page/post

After we save a post/page, a new menu item is created (with the same title) in the navigation that we have created in nav-menus.php. If we need to change the menu item title, we need to go to ...
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How does the Walker class works?

Can someone explain me how the walker class works and does the methods inside the class always needs to overload the parent method?
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Create search form in menu as in Twenty Fourteen theme

I would like to replicate the search form in Twenty Fourteen's menu. I have tried to hide and show the search button with jQuery. My Problem is that the button is not sliding from left to right and ...
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Run a filter when a walker runs

Is there any way to run a particular add_filter function whenever a specific Walker_Nav_Menu class runs? The function always needs to run when the walker goes, and I'd like them to share variables, in ...
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Hide menu item in certain condition

I'm using the plugin qTranslate and I have to hide one menu item when the language isn't Italian. Searching online I created this solutionand applied the solution in this post I created the file ...
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Set if condition with wp_nav_menu

I have created one new menu and add bellow code in footer.php to display my menu wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'footer-cn', 'menu_id' => 'nav', 'menu_class' => 'ft-nav' )); Currently I did ...