Menu Swapper


The Menu Swapper provides two utilities:

  1. A settings page that allows you to register unlimited menu theme locations

  2. A meta box that will appear on Pages and Posts, which will allow you to replace existing menu theme locations with your new theme locations for those individual Posts/Pages.

Video demo


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Been searching for days for the ability to add menus specific to certain sections of our city portal sites for Mexico. We are using a new theme that did not have this ability and the developers were of no help. Despite all the work we had already done we were ready to give up on the theme and search for another theme, until we discovered this plugin. Works like a charm and has saved all the site work we had done. Thank you! Thank you! Although we love WordPress, one of the most boring factors is having the exact same menu on every page of your site. Makes no sense. Custom menus should be in the core.

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  • Add WPML swapper check
  • Don’t unset ‘menu’ argument to avoid invalid array index access in core
  • Fix non-highlighting of any/all option
  • Allow swapping only on posts, Pages, and front page

  • Previous deployment erroneously removed assets folder, this re-adds it so that the Control Panel page will work properly


  • Add check to remove the ‘menu’ argument from wp_nav_menu args, as this will override theme location setting
  • Cleaned up admin panel for current WordPress styles.


  • Set the default to not affect any menus so that when Menu Swapper is not needed it won’t inadvertently swap your menus


  • Initial submission

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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