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WordPress 4.0 Site Blueprints - Second Edition by Rachel McCollin

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Adding a menu and widgets to the site

Now that all of the pages are in place and settings are configured, we can add a navigation menu and some widgets to help users navigate the site. Let's start with a menu.

Creating a navigation menu

Create a menu in the same way you normally would, adding the screens for your membership admin. Follow these steps:

  1. In the WordPress admin, go to Appearance | Menus.
  2. Click on the create a new menu link at the top of the screen.
  3. To create a new menu, click on the create a new menu link, type your menu's name in the Menu Name field, and click on the Create Menu button, as shown in the following screenshot:
    Creating a navigation menu

    Fig 10.13: Creating ...

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