Show off your categories and subcategories in a multi-column drop down menu. Add a promotional CMS block to any drop down.
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Ease of navigation should rank top priority for any site. This mega menu plugin can help you enhance your default menu and make it professional and user-friendly. The menu lets you show off your categories and subcategories in a multi-column drop down menu. Besides categories you can show promotional blocks with selected products, text, images, videos and forms. You can apply this promo block at the bottom of each drop down.
The menu is responsive and supports touchscreens and it changes to a one column drop down format on the mobile devices. The menu also boosts SEO because source code is at the bottom of the page and the content is hidden from search engines. So you can create great looking mega menu with this extension and make sure that your users find it user-friendly.
Extension Features Overview
Menu allows you to show all levels of category in the menu. Visible Menu depth option customizes which categories lever should be displayed. Also you can set number of columns in the drop down.
Create a promotional CMS block. You can apply a static block at the bottom of each drop down. You will be able to easily customize all information which you want to show on the navigation bar such as: categories, products, text contents, banners, video and forms.
Fully responsive layout. Menu goes to one column drop down at the mobile devices. So for small screens a submenu area appears when you click a menu item. You can change the breaking point at which your navigation collapses into a mobile navigation in the admin side.
Touchscreen support. Compatible with mobile devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android, MS Windows Phone.
Right-to-Left format support. Interface should be mirrored when displaying right-to-left languages. The text direction changes to right-to-left.
Feature "Split categories left to right into columns". It allows to change the direction of columns filling with subcategories in the categories popup
SEO optimized. Menu source code is at the bottom of the page source. Ajax loaded content of the Magento menu is now hidden from search engines. Popup window of the Magento menu is hidden from search engines.
The Custom Menu provide a better navigation experience for your visitors.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.4 126.96.36.199 1.4.2 1.5 1.6 1.6.1 188.8.131.52 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
- Stability: Stable Build
Small fix for RWD theme, moved default js files to rwd folder.
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.4 184.108.40.206 1.4.2 1.5 1.6 1.6.1 220.127.116.11 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9
- Stability: Stable Build
2017-03-23 - Extension tested with PHP7.
2014-08-23 - Current release: stable 2.10.0. Compatible with RWD Magento template.
2014-08-23 - Version 2.9.0. Fixed bug with highlighting selected category when Ajax Custom Menu loading is enabled. Removed option "Replace spaces with non-breaking spaces". Removed base64 content encrypting (it is potential SEO problem).
2014-04-09 - Version 2.8.0. Ajax loaded content of the menu is now hidden from search engines. In previous version search engine bots were able to load menu content via direct http link.
2014-04-02 - Version: 2.7.0.
2.6.0, 2.7.0. Removed option "Display standard menu in IE6 browser", some search engines show themselves as a visitors using IE6. Now menu source code is always at the bottom of the page source.
2014-03-24 - Version: 2.6.0. Important SEO changes. Popup window of the menu is hidden from search engines.
2014-03-19 - Version: 2.5.8. Extensions folder is changed from "local" to "community".
2013-12-25 - Version: 2.5.7. Added jquery check function for a smooth show/hide popup. Changed default values for delay options (a delay before appear and a delay before hiding).
2013-09-19 - Version: 2.5.6. Fixed bug with menu layout on https pages. The bug occured while AJAX load.
2013-08-28 - Version: 2.5.5. Added an option "Mobile menu: enable/disable". Added an option "Move content to the bottom". Added an option "Load content through ajax".
2013-06-29 - Version 2.5.2. Menu goes to one column drop down when screen resolution goes below 800px.
2013-04-12 - Version 2.4.1. Fixed bug of the extension connected with a wrong static block attachment to a category.
2013-02-28 - Version: 2.4.0. Added touchscreen support for Android (it can also be used with iPad). Fixed fatal error when "Use Flat Catalog Category" option is enabled. Fixed problem with hidden menu when no active top-category is set.
2013-02-15 - Version: 2.3.0. Js code was re-factored. You can find commented examples in the js on how to manage show/hide effects. Is there a way to add js-effects to the Custom Menu extension
2013-01-19 - Version 2.2.2. Added RTL document format support. Field "Right Offset" is deleted. Top offset is now defined automatically if it is set to zero.
2013-01-18 - Version: 2.2.0. Added new Feature "Split categories left to right into columns" - Custom Menu extension, it allows to change the direction of columns filling with subcategories in the categories popup.
2013-01-17 - Version: 2.1.0. Fixed bug with "Merge small subcategories" button, when it is disabled the number of columns not always was equal to the "Number of columns" field.
2012-11-29 - Version: 2.0.1. Fixed the IE10 bug. Added new features: hide empty categories, set the width of the static block.
2012-08-31 - Files structure was changed.
2012-05-04 - Update for Magento 1.7 (rewrite html_topmenu)
2011-02-08 - Initial release