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Setting Menu Locations

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Now that we've created a menu in WordPress 4.7 and there are already two other menus let's work on setting menu locations. There's my main menu. Let's come over here to manage locations. I could say my main menu should go there instead of the crash course menu. And my footer menu should go to the

Creating Menus in WordPress

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Menus are obviously a critical aspect of your site and before you can tell what your site will look like you need to have a menu. And so well first thing we're going to do is create the menu. Creating the menu is found under Appearance and Menus. Please note that different themes have different

Create the Menus

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The next thing we need to do before styling the header is to create the menu for this Professional Services website we're creating. We’ve created all these pages but we don’t have any menus. When we look at the site as it stands we don’t have a menu here at all. We can’t go look

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 19 – Setting Menu Locations

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We’ve created a menu and customized it in WordPress 3.9 and now I want to show you how to add another menu and set another location. Let’s say the menu we already created we want to be in our sidebar instead of the top primary menu location. So let’s check sidebar instead and now it

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 18 – Creating Menus in WordPress

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Next in this WordPress 3.9 Crash Course we're going to create menus. Notice how we've got all these WordPress pages that I created showing up here in the menu area but they don’t look like they are really part of a menu. Well, WordPress has this totally fancy menu system. Because we haven't created a

Lesson 7 – Part 5 – Create the Menu

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Anthony asks, “Is there any benefit to naming the home page the main keyword for the site and then change the label?” Yes, I will talk about that here in a little while. Here I named it Home for the purpose of throwing this up. When you create a website you start out by adding

How to Add the Superfish Style Vertical Menu to Thesis 1.85

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In this session we show how to add the superfish style vertical menu to Thesis 1.85. We look at the necessary code and then create a function in custom_functions.php that will unqueue the scripts. We also demonstrate how to add HTML codes so that the scripts get added properly. Okay so the only other question

How to Add an Affiliate Link to the WordPress Menu

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In this session we show how to add an affiliate link to the WordPress menu using the custom links. We create a new menu and add all the pages desired along with a custom link for the affiliate. Member: This is… if you remember I have 30 different websites out there that are sales reps

How to Create a CSS-Tricks Style Navigation Menu

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This is a special kind of menu that is made up of an image sprite in which each individual menu element has its own image, its own background hover color and current style. We show you how to create this menu style using our BYOB Thesis Nav Menu plugin and custom code. To view the menu style we used as inspiration visit the CSS-Tricks website (http://css-tricks.com/.)

Page Layout with Page Specific Menus and Headline Images

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In this session we discuss page layout with page specific menus and headline images and applying a custom body class to the pages to assign a background image. We talk about how to create a background for the content on the home page and make it a typical content area background. Member: Is it possible

How to Use Category and Tag Pages in WordPress Part 3 – Add to a Menu

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In this session we show how to add category and tag pages to a menu using the WordPress Menu system. Okay so next thing we want to do is add this category and tags to our menu. So right now, you saw what I had to do is I had to go to the posts

How to Convert a Static HTML Site to Thesis Part 7 – Style the Submenus

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In this session we show how to style the submenus background color, text font size and text colors. We customize each menu item separately by creating 3 different menu tabs which have customized width and border. We create classes and apply the style to each of the menu tabs. Now we have this thing set

How to Convert a Static HTML Site to Thesis Part 6 – Style the Menu

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In this session we show how to use our Thesis Navigation Menu Plugin to add special styling to the menu. We customize the overall height and width, and overall background using a background image. We use the typical menu item styles to add padding and margin and the typical background styles. We also show how

How to Convert a Static HTML Site to Thesis Part 5 – Build the menu

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In this session we show how to build the menu by adding all the pages to it. We create an extensive menu and move the pages where we want them. We create the top level menu items so that they don’t link to anything and then the sub menu items link off to pages. The

Lesson 8 – Part 6 – Style the Menu Using Design Options

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Now we need to style this WordPress menu we just created. In order to style the menu, we come back over to Thesis Design Options and back to that Fonts, Colors, and More! section right here under Nav Menu. Style 2 Elements of the WordPress Menu In Nav Menu we have some choices. The first