It’s pretty easy to add another custom menu to your WooCommerce pages via PHP. For example, you might want to add a list of Product Category links, and manage this through the default “Appearance > Menu” in the WordPress dashboard.
WP Dashboard > Appearance > Menu: create a new menu
Create a new menu called “Categories” and add the product categories you wish to it.
You can place PHP snippets at the bottom of your child theme functions.php file (delete "?>" if you have it there). CSS, on the other hand, goes in your child theme style.css file. Make sure you know what you are doing when editing such files - if you need more guidance, please take a look at my free video tutorial "Where to Place WooCommerce Customization?"
Does this snippet (still) work?
Please let me know in the comments if everything worked as expected. I would be happy to revise the snippet if you report otherwise (please provide screenshots). I have tested this code with Storefront theme, the WooCommerce version listed above and a WordPress-friendly hosting on PHP 7.3.
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8 thoughts on “WooCommerce: Add WP Menu to WC Pages via PHP”
Hi, thanks for your help. I tried but I received this answer from wordpress
I guess your code is causing a conflict with my theme? I’m using Enfold Theme
I guess so
THANK YOU for this! But Can I add a class to this? I want it to match my header menu with this same class:
Where would I insert the code to make it pull this one instead?
Hey Kimberly thanks for your comment! If you take a look at https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/functions/wp_nav_menu/, you can see you can also declare a parameter called “menu_class”. That should help 🙂
Thanks for the code!
Is there a way to tweak this further, if we need a separate custom menu for each product?
Hey Shruti, thanks for your comment! Yes, of course, you could take a look at my conditional logic guide to see how to target a specific product ID: https://businessbloomer.com/woocommerce-conditional-logic-ultimate-php-guide/
Thank you for the code 🙂
De nada 🙂