Populating the menu with new index pages


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Populating the menu with new index pages

Now that our portfolio site has both static pages, a blog, and three custom post types, we need to add links to each of them in our menu. This is easy enough with the static pages and the Home and Blog page. But to get the custom post type index pages to appear, we have to put in the URLs manually. As you can see, by default, as we add new pages in they appear in the menu, but we want to create a custom menu for our site so that we can control it. By the way, if you're following along using the exercise files and you skipped the first movie from this chapter, you need to jump back and actually complete the first movie, because in this chapter each movie depends on the previous one.

So jump back, complete movie number one, and then come back here. Since we haven't done anything to the menu yet, we're now seeing the default menu and the default menu is populated by a Home button and then a button for each of the static pages. What we need to do is create a custom menu so we ...

Populating the menu with new index pages
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Populating the menu with new index pages provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the Create an Online Portfolio with WordPress

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Design Web
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