UberMenu one of the most popular premium WordPress plugins & it is the highest selling WordPress plugin in codecanyon marketplace.
So, what makes it so popular and different?
First of all, menu is one of the most important component of any website, it gives the direction to a new user & makes it easy for him/her to access the site.
When you look at the UberMenu, you will feel that it is a mega menu in real sense, it gives you more than 20 Style Presets to choose from, which is undoubtedly a massive list of options.
UberMenu is a user-friendly, highly customizable responsive Mega Menu WordPress plugin. It works out of the box with the WordPress 3 Menu System, making it simple to get started but powerful enough to create highly customized and creative mega menu configurations.
The UberMenu extends the WordPress menu functionality to a great extent and makes it look more professional and interactive. It works as a tool to attract more users to your site because menu is the first thing a user hooks into.
To use UberMenu on your WordPress site, you must be running your site on WordPress version 3.5+ and your theme has to be compatible with WordPress 3 Menu System.
Now, to check if your current theme is compatible with WordPress 3 Menu System, follow the process below.
- Log into the WordPress Admin area.
- Navigate to Appearance > Menus. If this option is not available, WP3 Menus are not supported.
- In the Menus panel, check to see if you have the Manage Locations tab. It will tell you if your theme supports WP3 Menus.
Theme registers theme locations: Compatible
If your Menus Panel has the Manage Locations tab and says Your theme supports x menus, the theme is compatible.
How to Install UberMenu?
The installation process of UberMenu plugin is nothing different from any other WordPress plugin. You can install UberMenu via the WordPress plugin uploader without unzipping the file.
- Log into your WordPress admin panel
- Navigate to Plugins > Add New
- Click Upload
Check this video if you need further help with the installation of the plugin
Once the plugin is installed and activated, you will get a new option Appearance > UberMenu & New options for Menu Items in the Appearance > Menus Control Panel where you can set up the menu further.
Now, to set the menu on your site running on WordPress version 3.6+ follow the process below
- Go to Appearance > Menus
- Create a Menu, if you don’t already have one
- Add Menu Items to your Menu.
- Enable the Activate Mega Menu option on the top level menu items that should have mega submenus
- Save your Menu
- Appearance > Menus > Manage Locations tab and select the new menu as the primary menu.
UberMenu is fully responsive and it is iPhone & iPad compatible, that means your site with UberMenu will look very professional in any kind on device.
Support & Documentation: UberMenu is not a very easy plugin to setup for any newbie WordPress user, however it comes with a great documentation and video tutorial which makes the process real fun.
The plugin has an active forum to resolve any kind of issue you may have with the plugin.
Cost: The price for UberMenu is $19, this is a great price tag looking at what you get in return.
Conclusion: If you are looking to give your WordPress site a professional makeover it’s better to start from the top, UberMenu plugin will undoubtedly take your site to the next level & make it attractive as well as user friendly.