How to Create a Hidden Menu Item in Joomla

Do you want to create a hidden menu item in Joomla?

Joomla comes with a functionality that allows you create a menu item without displaying it on the frontend of your site.

In this JovialGuide, we will show you how to create a hidden menu item in Joomla.

We assume that you already have a Joomla hosting with Joomla installed to it.

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Next install Joomla, then see what to do after installing Joomla for more.

After that learn how to build a Joomla website to get started.

How to Create a Hidden Menu Item in Joomla

To create a hidden menu item in Joomla, log-into your Joomla website. If you are new to Joomla, see overview of Joomla control panel to get started.

Navigate to Menus » Main Menu (one with house icon) » Add New Item and enter the title and type of the new menu item. You can even edit already created menu item if you would like.

Joomla Menus - Add New Menu Item

After that, click on “Link” tab. Locate “Display in Menu” and change the value to “No” and save.

Joomla Menu Item - Display in Menu

Congratulations! You just created a hidden menu item in Joomla.

Repeat the steps above to create as many hidden menu items as you would like.

We hope this JovialGuide helps you learn how to create a hidden menu item in Joomla.

You may also want to see our detailed JovialGuide on how to make money with Joomla.

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