The Walker class was implemented in WordPress 2.1 to provide developers with a means to traverse tree-like data structures for the purpose of rendering HTML.

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Walker_Nav_Menu doesn't work in wp_page_menu_args filter

I need to hide certain nav items from the menu (based on the password protection functionality) and I'm having trouble getting my custom Walker to work. In fact, I can't even get the standard ...
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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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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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Comment Walker vs. Comment Callback

I've been messing around with custom comments this week and I'm trying to figure out when I'd want to use a walker and when I'd use a callback... There's some things I can't quite figure out how to ...
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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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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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Wrapping link and .sub-menu with wp_nav_menu

I want to wrap each sub-menu ul and the tag just before it with a div. I can create the opening tag using the 'before' attribute of wP-nav_menu like this: wp_nav_menu(array( 'before' => ...
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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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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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Custom navigation structure with walker class

I'm trying to make the navigation with different structures using walker class but I got stuck. Here's the code of what should the html output <nav class="main-nav"> <div ...
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add span class and i tag inside wp_nav_menu link anchor tag

I found examples adding a class to top level items, so we can display an arrow in menu items with sub-items, but is seems terrible to cope with the already built in WordPress classes, can't display ...
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Remove current class from sub menu items

I am building a wordpress website with drop down menu (sub menu). To achieve this here I am using wordpress walker class. This is the code which I am using in my functions.php class ...
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Custom menu walker: how can i check first item

I need to output different html code only for the first item of my submenus. How can I check in start_el() function if current item is first or not? Example: Menu voice 1 -- Sub 1 -- Sub 2 -- Sub 3 ...
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How to remove dropdown from wp_nav_menu

I dont want to have dropdown (select - options) in my wordpress menu, even in mobile or lower width devices. I know I can use css to hide it, but I want to remove it at all. I googled for an hour and ...
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Create menu / submenu from category subcategory and posts

I have a custom menu made up of pages and categories and I am trying to output the category and subcategories as well as the last 4 posts from each category/ subcategory. In trying to use a walker ...
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Navigation doesn't render when wp is hosted

I have created a theme on my local host and it works fine. I am using the walker function in order to get the bootstrap navigation. However when I upload the site on godaddy the navigation doesn't ...
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CSS_Menu_Walker not showing on mobile view?

I found this example on perishable press. My menu works fine and all the submenu items display properly. For some reason, when scaled below 769px, it disappears. I figure it's CSS, but I can't make ...
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Show post titles within Wordpress bootstrap Dropdown menu

I created custom bootstrap navwalker class for my wordpress theme all things work correctly i has this code below within function start_el(){} When i put <h2>Hellow World!</h2> within ...
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wp_nav_menu add class to child item with sub child

I need your help, am trying to add class dropdown-submenu to a <li> element which has children. Not sure if I was clear enough, so here is an example: |-Home (Parent Item) |-Services ...
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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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Extending Nav walker with Yamm menu

Here is my navigation code where only service tab should have col wise layout of menu. I am using bootstrap nav walker menu which is working fine for other nav except services menu which should have ...
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How to construct a custom html for submenus

How to write a walker class for constructing a new submenus. for my wordpress theme the submenu is looking like this: <li class="drop"> <a ...
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$args->has_children not working with start_el()

Why $has_children doesn't work here? class walker_name extends Walker_Nav_Menu{ function start_el(&$output, $item, $depth, $args) { $indent = ( $depth ) ? str_repeat( "\t", $depth ...
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Set custom id to list element walker custom function

I am creating a navigation with bootstrap in a custom WP theme. I have managed to get this result: <li id="menu-item-27" class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page ...
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Custom Navigation build using wp_nav_menu and walker

What I have Right now I have an old template in plain HTML. In there I use a custom Navigation menu built like this: <div class="collapse navbar-collapse main-menu main-menu-1" id="main-menu"> ...
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Does Extending Multiple Nav_Menu_Walkers Allow Nested Menus?

Essentially I'm trying to add multiple sub nav menus and I'm pretty close but I just can't seem to find the right tack to solve my problem ... I'm using a variation of a Stu Nichols CSS Menu ... ...
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How to divide wordpress menu with sub-items on two ul's (using Walker Class)?

There is a great answer http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/36407 for splitting menu on two, and there are other great examples on web explaining how to do this, but no answer explains how to do this ...
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Any walker causes blank menu?

Using the following, or any other custom Walker_Nav_Menu seems to cause a blank navigation menu, I tried specifying the default to make sure I wasn't going crazy yet it still blanks the output... Any ...
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Accordion Menu not being called

I'm trying to add a vertical accordion menu to my custom theme, and I have no idea what is not working. The original tutorial is here : http://cssmenumaker.com/blog/wordpress-accordion-menu-tutorial ...
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How can I make wp_nav_menu() support <br> tags?

Static webpage created nav menu separating titles using <br> tags, but when I'm converting the site into WordPress I'm missing <br> tags there. How can I enable using <br> tags in ...
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Custom Nav Walker sub-menu HTML construct

I've got my Custom Nav Walker set up and it works fine with the main menu items, and displays them how I want. However the same HTML is being applied to the sub-menu elements which isn't what I want. ...
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How to create a custom walker class to replace the href with hashtag slug?

I was wondering how I can achieve the possibility to replace the default WordPress menu links with #slugname. How should a simple walker class should look like to achieve this? I came up with this: ...
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Counting top level items in a custom menu walker

I am creating a split menu (half the items on the left, logo in the middle, remaining items on the right). I don't really understand Walkers all that well, but I found this code snippet. This was ...
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Change an li class name in a wordpress custom menu walker

I'm building a nav that has a class applied to the main LI's and the nested LI's. Example: <ul> <li class="className">Test</li> <li class="className">Test <ul> ...
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Extend Walker Class for 2 checkbox taxonomy selection?

I am working on an add-content front end form (posts in this case). I am able to display, and add, categories and taxonomies to posts correctly with the following: <div class="checkbox"> ...
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Add parent link to its submenu

How to add parent link to its sub menu in navigation bar? I mean any hook, filter or custom navigation Walking? You may know, this problem is coined from the feature of mobile menu, I cannot go to ...
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How to Add support for sub-menu item description in wordpress?

I am working on a Custom Nav Walker and I want to use Description field in wordpress menu in my theme. The field works fine as far as for First Level Menu items but when I add something in sub-menu ...
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Is it possible to separate all submenu items?

I'm using FoundationPress as a starter theme and I'm trying to separate the submenu. My theme basically generates menus like this: <ul> <li class=" first-level has-dropdown"> ...
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Dropdown menu with Foundation 5

I've had a heck of a time getting Foundation dropdown menus to work. I've got the menu itself together but can't figure out to integrate Foundation's needs for formulating dropdowns to the Walker. ...
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Get parent item using Walker function

When using the Walker function I found out that the $item parameter contains the properties current_item_ancestor and current_item_parent but both are empty in all cases no matter if its a menu or a ...
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Custom Walker anchor tag not inheriting attributes

So I am just now learning and playing with custom walkers and I came across this really helpful Stack Overflow question. So I implemented the answer in that answer and added this to my functions.php ...
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Determine if a navigation item has children

I am trying to determine if an item has a sub-item with depth 1 or higher. I cannot find anywhere if there is some function/query I can write that grabs the current item looks in the database if it ...
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Custom nav walker with different output depending on depth

I am trying to redevelop a HTML site as a Wordpress theme, and the HTML menu is as follows: <ul> <li class="current"><a href="#"><div>Home</div></a></li> ...
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Change submenu markup

I've seen people recommending to edit the wordpress default Walker to change the menu markup and create your own. The problem with this is that I would like to change the markup of the submenu 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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Walker Menu with Parent, Children, Children

This website has the menu I have been working on I used the suggestions from a question that was posted about a walker menu and it really helped and the site no longer crashers and the menu ...
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how can i get the page_ID in nav li [closed]

I need a menu with the page IDs of the linked Pages in the li Tags. It should look like that: <ul id="menu"> <li class="pageid_23"><a href="page1">Page 1</a></li> ...
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How to separate a nav with child levels into full length menus?

I am using the wordpress underscores theme taken from https://github.com/automattic/_s I have tried to use a custom walker but am getting confused with it. All I want to do is create a list of links ...
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Extend Menu Walker Output

I've found a custom Menu Walker on the Internet that was perfect for my multilevel menu. It fitted almost like a glove. I've made some tiny improvements but now I need to limit the number of ...
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Walker_Nav_Menu Add Strings and Class Name

How to make this pattern using Walker_Nav_Menu? <ul class="nav navbar-nav"> <li><a href="portfolio.html">Portfolio</a></li> <li class="dropdown"> ...