Menu Setup

When it comes to creating your WordPress website navigational menus, in most cases, the action takes place through the menu manager tool. This feature is a core part of WordPress, which can be accessed from the admin area of your website.

VM Themes Menus

Create a New Menu

Navigate to Appearance -> Menus and click on “create a new menu” link.

VM Themes Create Menu

Enter a Menu Name and click on the Create Menu button.

VM Themes Create Menu

Select the Menu Items you want to be displayed in your menu and click on the Add to Menu button.

VM Themes Menu Items

By default you will see Pages, Links, and Categories in the left column. However, if you want to add posts or tags to your menu, you can display these items by clicking on the Screen Options tab in the top right corner of the screen.

VM Themes Screen Options

Check “Automatically add new top-level pages to this menu” check-box so any new pages created will be added automatically to this menu and can be edited at a later time.

Click on the Save Menu button.


You will see a message displaying that “menu has been updated“.

Click on “Manage Locations” tab.


Select the menu that was just created in the “Primary Menu” drop-down list and click on the ‘Save Changes” button.



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