This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



Visit and use the free online editor to make your own customised version of this pluggin.

  • Pure simple CSS3 design
  • No javascript used for most configurations
  • Responsive fallback menu options for mobile devices
  • integration for older Internet Explorer versions
  • Vertical or Horizontal orientations
  • Multilevel backgrounds using colors, gradients and images
  • Submenu indicators for normal and hover conditions
  • Special effects including text shadows, box shadows, slides and fades
  • Variety of corner options and combinations
  • Google webfonts integration


  1. Upload the pluggin to your wordpres site
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place the pluggin in a position using the ‘Widgets” menu in WordPress
  4. Assign the pluggin a menu to display it’s items


Can I change the look and orientation of the menu

Yes, go to and use the free editor to produce an installable copy of this pluggin using your own styles and configuration

Contributors & Developers

“swMenu” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

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  • Removed PHP4 constructors


  • First Version.