Add bookmark links to the wp_nav_menu

Adding this snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will add bookmarks from a specified category to the wp_nav_menu. This also supports the sub-menu class so you can create pure css dropdown menus.

( example screenshot )

add_filter('wp_nav_menu_items', 'add_bookmarks', 10, 2);
function add_bookmarks($items, $args) {

	$cat = '2'; // define category

	$bookmarks = array();
	$bookmarks = get_bookmarks("category=$cat");

	if ($bookmarks[0] != '') {
	    $items .= '<li><a href="#">Bookmarks</a><ul class="sub-menu">';
	    foreach ( $bookmarks as $bookmark ) {
		$items .= '<li><a href="'.clean_url($bookmark->link_url).'">'.$bookmark->link_name.'</a></li>';
	    $items .= '</ul>';
	return $items;

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