Creating a New Menu in BoldGrid

Once you install your Inspiration your site will have a default menu. You may wish to either replace that menu or add a completely new one elsewhere on the site. This guide will show you how to create a new menu for your BoldGrid site.

Creating a New Menu

  1. Log into your BoldGrid admin interface.
  2. Locate and click on the Customize option using the left menu bar.

  3. Click on the Menus option from the submenu.

  4. Create a new menu

    Make sure you are on the Edit Menus tab, then click on the create a new menu link.

  5. type in a unique menu name

    A blank menu screen will appear. First, locate the Menu Name field and give your menu a unique name. Then click on the Create menu button.

  6. Add a menu to the site

    Now the rest of the page enables for you to add items. Be careful to select either the Active or Staging tab when you are clicking in the Pages section in order to edit or create the menus for the appropriate area.

  7. click on VIEW ALL to see all menu items

    Next, click on the View All tab so you can see all available options for your menu.

  8. Add a menu to the site

    Click on the checkbox next to each item you want to appear. If you want all items in the menu, you can simply click on the Select All option, located just under the list.

  9. Once you have selected your items, click on the Add to Menu button. The selected items will appear on the right hand panel under Menu Structure.

  10. Re-order menu items

    Optional: You can change the position of the items by hovering over them, holding the left mouse button down, and dragging them to the desired position.

  11. Once you are satisfied with the positioning, click on the Save Menu button, located at the top and bottom of the right hand panel.

Your new menu has been created and is now available for use. Be sure to read our article on how to change menus in BoldGrid.

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    • Hello Reg,

      Thanks for your question about link a page with a menu item. If you login to the WordPress Administrator – as per the instructions above, and then go to create or edit a menu, you will see the option to add pages to your menu. As you add pages, you will see that they can be added as menu items in this area.

      If you have any further questions or comments, please let us know.

      Arnel C.

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