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Show Menu Shortcode


Provides a [show-menu] shortcodes for displaying a menu within a post or page. The shortcode accepts most parameters that you can pass to the wp_nav_menu() function. For example, to show a menu add [show-menu menu=”Main-menu”] in the page body.


Show a menu

[show-menu menu="Main Menu"]

Please Note

The default values are the same as for the wp_nav_menu(). ‘theme-location’ and ‘walker’ are not supported as they can not be used within the shortcode.


  1. Download and unzip the most recent version of this plugin
  2. Upload the show-menu-shortcode folder to /path-to-wordpress/wp-content/plugins/
  3. Login to your WP Admin panel, click Plugins, and activate “Show Menu Shortcode”

Contributors & Developers

“Show Menu Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • First release.