Exercise 10.1 - Add an item to a menu

There are two methods you can use to add menu items. This method requires privileged site access (e.g. an Administrator user).
  1. 1.
    Hover over Structure, then → Menus and click Main navigation on the Admin menu.
    Image of Menu navigation to footer menu
  2. 2.
    Click on ther Add Link button at the top right of the page.
    Image of Menu navigation to footer menu
  3. 3.
    Begin typing the word 'Copyright' in the Link field. It is an auto-complete field and you should see the link to the 'Copyright' page in the field.
  4. 4.
    Add a Description and a Menu link title as shown on the screenshot below.
  5. 5.
    Click Save once complete.
    Image of Menu navigation to footer menu
  6. 6.
    Click on the Home item in the breadcrumbs at the top left of the page.
  7. 7.
    Review the change to the menu in the Main navigation. You should see the new menu item 'Copyright' in the menu.

Method 2 - From content

  1. 1.
    Navigate to a Standard Page by clicking on Content in the Admin menu and clicking on a page in the list of type Standard page.
  2. 2.
    Click on the Edit menu item.
  3. 3.
    In the RHS click Menu settings item to expand the item.
  4. 4.
    Click Provide a menu link
  5. 5.
    Type in a Menu link title. For example add the text 'Example menu item'
  6. 6.
    Select Main navigation_ in the Parent Item dropdown
  7. 7.
    Set Published
  8. 8.
    Click Save
    Image of Standard Page add menu item
  9. 9.
    Click on the Home item in the breadcrumbs at the top left of the page.
  10. 10.
    Review the change to the menu in the Main navigation. You should see the new menu item 'Example menu item' in the menu.