How To Create Menus On WordPress (Simple Method)

A WordPress blog can’t live without menus. A proper navigation system will help you to provide a good user experience on our blog. In this post, we will show you that how to create menus on WordPress blog. Below, a picture of my new sample blog without any menus on it.

blog without menu

So, let’s get started. First of all, log in to your WordPress dashboard.

wp dashboard

Now, go to menus section under your appearance tab.


Probably, you don’t have a menu at this time. So, let’s create our first menu there. Name your menu and click on Create Menu.

create menu

After creating a menu, assign it to a display location and save settings.

save wp menu

Now, you need to add pages and custom links to your menu. In my case, I haven’t added any about, contact or privacy policy pages yet. I’m on a fresh WordPress website and I have only a sample page here. So, I’m going to add the sample page to the menu.

adding page in menu

After adding a page, click on the down arrow and edit the label. If you don’t want to edit it, leave it.

edit label in menu

You can also add custom links, categories to your menu. For adding those, simply select that specific list from the left side and add it to your menu. Don’t forget to save the menu after the change.

left menu

After adding menu, your WordPress blog will look like

wp blog navigation menu

We hope this article helped you to understand how to Create Menus On WordPress blog.

Do You Really Need To Create Menus On WordPress?

By adding pages to your menus, your website visitors can able to easily navigate to the specific page without searching on your blog. Also, If you are planning to make money online using Google AdSense, you need to provide a clear navigation system on your blog for AdSense approval.

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