A common task in editing a WordPress site is learning how to add a page to the menu.  This can be done using the Customize option. 

how to Add a Page to the Menu

  1.  2716-1-click-customize  When you are logged into the BoldGrid admin, click on Customize.

     
     2716-1-customize-menu-barYou can also be logged in as an administrator viewing the website. You can select Customize from the menu bar at the top of the screen.

  2. Click on the Menus tab from the left-hand menu.
  3. Click on Primary.
  4. Click the Add Items button.
  5. Click on Pages.
  6. Select the page that you wish to add from the Pages list. As an example, we are adding “Add this page” as per the screenshot at right. Click on the plus sign to the left of the page title to add the page to your menu.  It will change to a checkmark to confirm your selection.
  7.  Click Save & Publish to save the menu changes.

Now you can visit the site and see the new addition to the menu.  Congratulations! You have learned how to add a page to the menu.

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In our previous article, we customized the fonts for our site. We will now show you how you can customize menus and social media buttons for your BoldGrid site.

Menu Locations

The first option available under Menus is Menu Locations. Our main menu is currently located at the top of the page. Here we will add the main menu to the footer area.

  1. Choose Menus.
  2.  Click Menu Locations.

     

  3. 1760-03-set-primary-footerSelect Primary from the Footer Section dropdown.
  4. 1760-05-click-saveClick Save & Publish.

Social Media Options

The social media section is where you will add your social media accounts.

  1. CustomizeClick on Social Media in the Menus section.
  2. CustomizeClick on the Facebook option and paste “https://www.facebook.com/boldgrid” into the URL field.
  3. CustomizeClick on the Twitter option and paste “https://www.twitter.com/boldgrid” into the URL field.
  4. CustomizeClick on the Google Plus option and click Remove.
  5. CustomizeClick on the LinkedIn option and click Remove.
  6. CustomizeClick on the YouTube option and paste “https://www.youtube.com/boldgrid” into the URL field.
  7. CustomizeClick on the Save & Publish.

Well done! You have just learned how to customize menus in BoldGrid. You may now proceed to customizing header/footer widgets.