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Beautify Your Blog… DIY Custom Menu Bar!

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Buckle your seat belts, peeps, because this week’s theme is creating our very own CUSTOM menu bar!!

Just to catch you up… so far we’ve covered…

  • Part 1… Fabulous Fonts
  • Part 2… Dreamy Header
  • Part 3… Sensational Signature w/Graphics
  • Part 4… Customized Sidebar Titles
  • Part 5… Easy Watermark Image {need picnik premium}
  • Part 6… Customized Favicon
  • Part 7… DIY Quote Box

    The Menu Bar is called lots of different things actually. Maybe you’ve heard it called a Nav {Navigation} Bar?  Basically, in blogger it’s where you’ve set up your “Pages” to be. 

    Problem is… with blogger you can only set up Pages as links within your blog.  There is no option to link to other sites NOT a part of your blog, like say, your Etsy shop or your other blog or whatever.

    Plus creating our own lets us pick whatever blessed font we want and lets us gets them centered on the page easily like all things should be.

  • First of all, what is the point of even having a navigation bar on your blog?

    menu bar
    • Remember people are sometimes only on your site for a quick second.  In that second you want them to be able to get a good overview of your main topics AND give them a quick way to get there.
    • It gives you the opportunity to move some things OFF the sidebar to unclutter it up.
    • This is kind of a repeat of reason number one, but it gives people a way to delve deeper into your posts without ever having to scroll down.  Give the people what they want, I say.  And make it easy for them to get there. For example, on my 5 Dinners 1 Hour tab, I give an overview of my meal prepping process and also include a link to my 5dinners1hour label that will pull up all the posts on that topic.

    Okay, now that we’ve established the good reasons why we should HAVE a menu bar, let’s create one of our very own!

    { PART ONE }

    We have to tweak our template HTML so we can add a gadget UNDER our header which is where we want our menu bar to go.  Here’s what I learned from Diana at The Girl Creative…

    1) Go to Design, Edit HTML, and click ctrl + f.  Type in showaddelement and make sure it’s all one word.

    You should see this…


    2) Where you see ‘no,’ you should change it to ‘yes.’  Diana says to change it the few times you see it, and you should have to scroll down a bit to see them all.  Basically every ‘no’ you change to ‘yes’ is going to mean another place you can add a gadget in the page element tab.

    show add element 2

    3) Now click ‘Save Template’ and you’re done. 

    You are supposed to be able to add a gadget above or below your header now, but that didn’t work for me.  I only got the gadget below the header, but I decided to be happy with that.  :)

    add a gadget 2

    { PART TWO }

    1) It’s time to Create our Title Graphics. Yay! The fun part!  Open pixlr or picasa or picnik, choose your font, and create your titles.  In picnik remember you will be limited to their font choices, and you will not be able to have a transparent background which will not look good if your background is any other color than white.

    2) In pixlr, click Create a New Image and click transparent.  Now click the “A” and add your text. Start with your biggest word and go from there. 

    createnewimage2    pixlr font 2

    3) Remember what we learned from doing our sidebar titles that it is really important to try to keep all your words roughly the same height so your menu bar doesn’t end up looking wonky.

    You also want the height and width of the space around your word to be the same. Use the grey and white boxes to keep you on point.


    4) Save your titles as a png.  When you finish one title and save it,  don’t start over.  Just change the text to your new title, but don’t forget to keep everything the same size!  If you crop each word exactly to fit, then your tabs will NOT look evenly spaced.

    { PART THREE }

    1) Creating the links for our titles is next on the list.  In blogger, click Design, then Posting, then Edit Pages.

    edit pages 2

    2) If you already have your pages created, click edit on each one and follow these steps. {If you do NOT have pages created, click New Page and then follow the steps below.}

    3) Click Publish and choose “No gadget. (Link pages manually.)” and click Save and Publish.

    no gadget pages 2

    4) Now click View Page.

    view page 2

    Highlight and copy the web address at the top of the page.

    copy and paste url 2

    5) This is the address you are going to need to paste in for each page {one at a time} in Part Four.

    { PART FOUR }

    1) Upload all your title images to

    photobucket 2

    2) Go back to blogger on the Design tab and click Add Gadget under your header.  Choose HTML Javascript.

    add a gadget 2

    3) One at a time, copy the HTML code from your photobucket images into the box. Press Enter after each one to keep them separated.

    add html to gadget 2

    4) Add <center> before the first one in your list of code and </center> after the last one in the list to make your menu bar centered.

    5) Now click ‘Rich Text’ and see your pretty titles!

    add html to gadget 3

    6) They are pretty, but they don’t link anywhere yet! At this point it may be a good idea to hit Save just to see if you like what you are seeing.  I ended up redoing mine because I didn’t like the font I used originally. 

    If all looks good, then go back in and link each title to its proper place.

    • Highlight each title one at a time
    • Click the link button on the top right 
    • Paste the url of where you want that title to link to. {One at at time, grab the url you got from Part Three or put in the url from an external site such as your Etsy shop or another blog.}

    highlight text and create link 2

    Repeat until all your Tab Titles are linked and hit Save!

    7) That’s it!!  I created a super small graphic to use as a divider to go between my titles just to sort of break them up too.  That’s what those cute little trees are there, but that’s totally optional. :)

    menu bar


    Now hit save, and hopefully you are squealing with delight over your beautiful CUSTOM menu bar that you CREATED YOURSELF!

    I’d love to hear if this is something helpful to you!  Stay tuned for more Bloggy DIY fun in the days to come!

    *Thanks to Diana at The Girl Creative for her great tutorial that got me started on this!

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    147 Responses to Beautify Your Blog… DIY Custom Menu Bar!
    1. Amanda
      January 13, 2012 | 4:13 pm

      Awesome! Bookmarked this to come back to over the weekend. I have so many things on this list I've needed to tackle. Hoping to figure one or two out, thanks to your tutorial. So much better than spending hours and hours trying to figure it out on my own. I'm not a computer guru:( Wish I was!!

    2. Kristi L
      January 13, 2012 | 8:39 pm

      Yay! I've been waiting for this one! :) But don't check up on me too soon though because it may be a little while before I actually do it. :) I have yet to do the sidebars – and how long ago was that post?? I'll get around to it – promise!! :) Thanks for your tutorials!

    3. Karin
      January 13, 2012 | 9:55 pm

      Thank you sooooooooooo much, this is all new to me and you explained it so well in simple language, and I LOVE the arrows. Saw your link on serenity now link party. Come check me out at I'll be putting your tutorial to the test this weekend so come see me on Monday and admire your teaching skills.

    4. Colleen Jorgensen
      January 14, 2012 | 3:28 am

      How did you know I'm redoing my blog this month? This is great. Your tutorial is easy-to-read, easy-to-follow, and I can't wait to try this. And pixlr!

      Dropping by from Funky Junk!

    5. Karin
      January 15, 2012 | 8:41 pm

      So I've spent all day creating a menu bar on my blog, I'm sure it shouldn't have taken me so long but I got a little lost after I created the bar and had trouble trying to figure out how to link up the bar and the pages. I didn't have any pages to link so I had to make up a few under construction pages. Not really sure how come it was so confusing for me but your tutorial was really helpful, I'm not sure why but my blogger screens are different than yours I'm assuming you are still using the old template. Just wanted to say thanks and I'll be sure to mention you in my post about creating my menu bar. Come by and check it out at

    6. lindsayNsara
      January 16, 2012 | 5:58 pm

      Wow! Thank you for this. What a great step-by-step! Been wondering how to do this for a while!


    7. Shiloh
      January 16, 2012 | 9:07 pm

      Super helpful…again! You're the awesomest:)

    8. Kate @ craftwhatever
      January 17, 2012 | 3:03 pm

      Ooh, I am anxious to try this! Thanks for sharing your blog design tips!

    9. Debbie
      January 17, 2012 | 5:59 pm

      I love this DIY on how to fancy up your blog. I am brand new to blogging and was trying to do it but I clicked on a new format on blogger, so my dashboard doesn't look the same as the one pictured. Is there a way I can go back to the older style dashboard? Your step by step instructions are great and I think I could do it.

    10. Heather
      January 17, 2012 | 7:41 pm

      Thanks so much for sharing!! I added mine today! :)

    11. Karla Medina
      January 19, 2012 | 3:28 am

      Oh thanks so much for this. I'm new to blogging and need all the help I can get :) You've got yourself a new follower

      January 19, 2012 | 6:19 pm

      This tutorial is GREAT and all the pictures help so much! Thank you for posting this! I'm a newbie and love learning how to do my blog design. I am now one of your new loyal followers! I would love it if you came and checked out my blog and followed me too! :) Cath from Home is Where my Heart is

    13. Bryant Park Designs
      January 24, 2012 | 2:08 am

      Awesome tutorial!! I have GOT to try this!!Thanks for sharing :) Becky

    14. Amanda
      January 25, 2012 | 10:20 am

      This is excellent. I was having problems with the menu bar randomly disappearing every time I added a new page to the back end of my blog – now I don't have to worry about it again. Designed new menu buttons that fit the colour of my blog… and all installed – in under 20 mins! Thanks for this.

    15. Jelli Bean
      January 26, 2012 | 3:00 pm

      I love this series! I just began blogging again after a long hiatus and wanted to spiff up my space. These tutorials are lovely and dummy-friendly, which means I can get them just right! Thanks.

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    17. Sugar Glitz
      February 4, 2012 | 11:09 am

      Renee I have another questions :) I have been placing buttons on my blog (under 'favorite blogs! including yours <3) and want to know if there is a way to minimize the blank space between buttons. It is starting to add up now that I have added numerous buttons. Thank you!!

    18. Tuffet Whimsy
      February 4, 2012 | 11:09 pm

      I did it! I did it! I can't get over how awesome you are :-)

    19. Tempestt
      February 22, 2012 | 7:31 pm

      THANK YOU!!! Exactly what I was looking for! So helpful!!!

    20. Jessica
      February 26, 2012 | 8:29 pm

      Can you show us how you customized your “follow me” “bar” (the box on top right with cute icons to RSS, Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, etc). I would love to know how you did that, it looks great!

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    22. Peggy
      March 9, 2012 | 9:11 am

      Not sure if I have the courage yet to try to make my own menu bar. But I’m going to work on developing the courage. Your blog is so helpful and encouraging. I almost think I can do it. Thanks!

    23. Ashley
      April 3, 2012 | 11:13 pm

      Omg! I have been looking for a tutorial like this forever. I done it & it worked perfect, I LOVE IT! You are AWESOME! Thank you so much!

    24. Amber
      April 5, 2012 | 11:00 am

      I was doing research and looking at tutorials, and your was the one I used for my menu bar but I found why it didnt add a gadget ABOVE your title, when you go to the

      not only do you want to change the ‘no’ to a ‘yes’ you want to change you MAXWIDGETS from 1 or 2 to a 3 and it will add the gadget ABOVE your header image/title

      • Renee
        April 10, 2012 | 11:28 am

        Woohoo! Thanks for passing that along!! Good for you for figuring it out!!

    25. Lisa
      April 13, 2012 | 4:13 pm

      OK, I LOVE this! I had to Google like a fiend just to find anything like it at all. SO thank you VERY much.

      One teensy question…

      Is there a way to do this in a standard menu bar so I can have a drop-down menu bar?

      You rock, by the way!

    26. Zainab
      April 16, 2012 | 8:03 pm

      hi renee

      i have recently started blogging. i have relised that your blog has the old blogger layout. i am kind of stuck in the {part three} as i do not have it.


      • Renee
        April 30, 2012 | 10:31 am

        I think you need to go to layout then design maybe and you should be able to add a gadget and paste in your photobucket code.
        LMK if that doesn’t help!

    27. laurel
      April 20, 2012 | 9:38 am

      I think I love you! I am going to try this out this weekend! Thank you so much!

    28. April
      April 24, 2012 | 7:47 pm

      Helpful! Trying it out as soon as I have time. By the way, love the title font. . . =-)

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    30. Daria
      May 14, 2012 | 1:46 pm

      i created the menu bar but when i click on the titles it opens the page in another window. How do i get it to just redirect in the same window

    31. nicole
      May 22, 2012 | 11:58 am

      I am trying the DIY tutorial for the custom menu bar and I did it step by step….somehow though Im being linked to the photobucket page and image when I click on the menu tabs instead of it linking to where I set it up. Do you know why that might be? Ive been sitting here for a couple of hours trying everything I can imagine and thought I would ask!

      • Renee
        May 22, 2012 | 12:26 pm

        Aw, sorry you are having trouble. They will stay linked to the photobucket image until you go in and change each one to the link of the pages you created in part 3.
        Step 6 of Part 4 explains how to do that…

        Highlight each title one at a time
        Click the link button on the top right
        Paste the url of where you want that title to link to. {One at at time, grab the url you got from Part Three or put in the url from an external site such as your Etsy shop or another blog.}

        Hope that helps!

    32. Emily at SweetBellaRoos
      May 27, 2012 | 11:24 am

      Thank you!! I have been wondering how to do this!!!

    33. Misti @ Living on Cypress Hill
      June 4, 2012 | 10:09 am

      I have tried this a couple of times and I always get the following error after editing the html – Invalid variable declaration in page skin: This is not a valid color value. Input: null

      Can you please help? I’ve changed things before, but I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong this time.

      • Renee
        June 6, 2012 | 7:56 pm

        Misti, I’m not sure but it looks like somehow your color value code isn’t right. Find that section in your html and see if you can adjust that part.

        I’m not really sure beyond that.

        You may be able to find help on the blogger message boards… try typing in that error message and searching.


    34. Randi
      June 18, 2012 | 8:31 pm

      Hi! I love your blog and have found the custom navbar post SO helpful! I am having the same trouble that Nicole was having where it just links back to photobucket. I can’t seem to highlight the title in the Rich Text view but I highlight the whole HTML for that title in the HTML view and I enter the url for the link. Is there a trick to highlighting it in Rich Text or should I maybe not highlight the WHOLE HTML title? I’m SO close and yet…so far away! lol


      • Renee
        June 25, 2012 | 10:51 am

        I am not on blogger anymore and don’t remember for sure exactly how I highlighted it, but I think click with your mouse before the rich text image and drag your mouse over to the other side of the image.

        You’ll know it’s highlighted because it should turn a different color to show it’s highlighted. You can see above that it turned greyish in mine.

        You probably won’t see a cursor blinking before the image or anything. Just click in front of the image and hold down while you drag to the other side of the image and let go.

        Hope that works for you!

    35. Carmen
      June 19, 2012 | 11:30 am

      These are great tips. Do you know how it would work if I want the menu to be left aligned on my page?

      • Renee
        June 25, 2012 | 10:54 am

        Just omit step #4 on part #4 where you add the

        code and it will default to be left aligned. :)

    36. Christian Scott
      June 21, 2012 | 4:51 am

      I’m having trouble getting my tabs to go across the top of my blog. Instead they are in the middle of the page horizontally. Any suggestions? I followed all of the steps exactly and I keep running into this issue :-(

      • Christian Scott
        June 21, 2012 | 4:53 am

        sorry they are vertically down the middle of my page

        • Renee
          June 25, 2012 | 10:59 am

          To be honest I have no idea, sorry!!! But it sounds like you need to go back and look at Part one where you are changing the coding to allow for a html gadget underneath your header.
          Is it going through your post area or sidebar? That is so weird!

    37. Svea
      June 26, 2012 | 1:06 pm


      I’m so happy to have found your blog. I am designing a new website and looked all over google to try to find out how to create a custom menu with images. No other suggestions worked, but yours…. WORKED LIKE A CHARM!!! And, it was SO easy!

      Thank you so much!!!

    38. Tallah
      June 27, 2012 | 3:33 pm

      Okay everything worked, except mine menu bar is vertical and not horizontal? What did I do wrong? This is really great. It was a bit involved but so worth it!!! I just need to get my bar horizontal now and change the font size.
      If you can help, thanks!

      • Renee
        July 5, 2012 | 8:57 pm

        Hmmm! I don’t know… It sounds like you need to go back and look at Part one where you are changing the coding to allow for a html gadget underneath your header.
        Is it going through your post area or sidebar?

    39. Ansel Leigh
      June 29, 2012 | 2:46 am

      You are seriously heaven-sent! I’ve been scouring the internet for hours, days, WEEKS even, looking for how to do nav bars! Thank you sooooooo much! This is a piece of cake and this tutorial is easy to follow. Muchimas Gracias!!!!

    40. Cati Grape
      July 3, 2012 | 12:31 pm

      I figured out how to make a custom menu bar-THANKS! The tutorial really helped. But I have two questions. 1) I have this gradient grey color behind the navigation bar which I can’t seem to figure out how to get rid of. I just want a normal, white background or transparent. 2) Is there anyway to change the settings so when I click on one of the pages, it doesn’t open a brand new window but just goes to that page?

    41. Renee
      July 5, 2012 | 10:04 pm

      I’m not on blogger anymore, so it’s hard for me to remember the exact steps, but you should be able to go into the html editor or designer and change the colors of various parts of your blog.

      To answer your second question, in the html code change the part where it says “target: new” to “target: blank” for each one that you DON’T want a new window to open.

    42. Elliemae
      July 6, 2012 | 11:16 am

      I tried it out and everythings working fine except mine is all jumbled up :/ I looked over the html and the codes are in place. Im so confused. Could you help? :) x

    43. amanda
      July 14, 2012 | 8:56 pm

      i can’t seem to get this to work. i do the “yes” part in the right place and I can even get past that step. I would love to know if there are other options or if there’s a trouble shooting tech for this! other wise this is a great post and I look forward to many more!!

    44. amanda
      July 14, 2012 | 9:30 pm

      i figured it out!! i don’t notice that you mention that it needs to be changed to “yes” in three places. on the girl creative she says it but you might want to add it to your details :)

      Also, if you know of where i can find how to do a background/banner behind the menu bar that would be great!! thanks!!

    45. katie
      August 16, 2012 | 1:41 pm

      Awesome! This was so easy to follow and understand, bookmarking this until I can find some time to really get creative with my navbar. THANKS!!

    46. Renee
      August 16, 2012 | 8:15 pm

      My links keep opening in a new page and they all have the correct coding “blank” in there. Any other options to keep this from happening?

      • Bridgette
        August 25, 2012 | 4:41 pm

        Hi Renee,
        I keep having the same problem, even though my HTML code says “blank” it still opens a new tab within the window, instead of staying on the same tab. Were you able to find out how to resolve?

        • Bridgette
          August 25, 2012 | 4:50 pm

          nevermind, it works! my bad, thank you so much ;) love this site, very helpful.

        • Erika
          February 22, 2014 | 9:00 pm

          I am also having this problem. If anyone could help, I’d really appreciate it!

    47. kiran shrestha
      August 19, 2012 | 11:57 am

      thanks for this tips i really like this tips

    48. Kristina
      September 20, 2012 | 4:50 am

      Thank you so much for this! I stayed up late, but it was so worth it! I hope I did it right :)

    49. Jeanie
      October 9, 2012 | 3:38 pm

      Hi Renee,
      I don’t have any page created and I am totally lost on adding a new page and the steps after that. Can you help? Thank you so much!

    50. Pam
      November 2, 2012 | 7:35 am

      Your site looks great! I’m currently on WordPress (the free version) and I’m still thinking what other items I should include in my menu bar. Granted that it’s a free account, my site looks kinda bare lol. Love what you did here.

    51. Christian Music
      November 8, 2012 | 7:09 am

      i have a problem in my blog i cant see my navigation bar i click the save arangement then is Gone i dont know why?

    52. Sydney
      December 23, 2012 | 2:35 pm

      Just used this tutorial to make my nav bar, thank you so much for sharing it was very helpful!! :)

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    55. Stephanie
      January 9, 2013 | 10:39 pm

      Hi! For anyone who is having problems getting the menu bar to be horizontally across the top instead of going down the middle, I have an answer! I was having the same problem but I realized that the images I created needed to be smaller! The entire box that you create should only be 160×60 roughly. This way they will be able to squeeze across the top nicely!

    56. Diana
      February 12, 2013 | 12:09 pm

      I don’t want to seem ignorant…but i have the new design of blogger so this tutorial is not working for me. can someone help me? thx

    57. Amanda
      February 17, 2013 | 8:15 pm

      This was awesome! Thank you SO MUCH. I have been wanting to redo my navigation bar, but I’m cheap and don’t want to pay anyone. The directions worked great!

    58. Sian
      February 19, 2013 | 6:46 am

      Thank you so much for this. I’ve spent the last couple of days trying to work out how to do it and didn’t get anywhere.

    59. KC
      February 23, 2013 | 11:37 pm

      This was a great post. I just used it to add a nav bar to my blog

      Instead of using Photobucket, I added a page to my blog, where I inserted photos, then looked at the HTML grab the URL of the image stored on blogger.

    60. Meaghan @ Just Me aghan
      March 1, 2013 | 10:38 am

      AH!! Just what I have been looking for! Thank you so much for posting this, I know what I’m doing later. :)

    61. Lindsey B
      March 9, 2013 | 9:55 pm

      Thank you so much for this tutorial! When I finally decided to start a blog, I had no idea just how hard simple things like this would be! Without tutorials like these, I would be lost! Thank you!

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    62. ChrissyLilly
      March 16, 2013 | 8:38 am

      you are my life saver!! Been looking everywhere for how to do this!!! Thank you!

    63. Aaman
      April 4, 2013 | 6:56 pm

      Wow, this has been so so so helpful! Thank you so much for the easy step by step guide. I’ve still got a little tweaking to do but am so happy that i’ve been able to ‘beautify’ my menu bar.

      Thanks again!

    64. Lizelle
      April 5, 2013 | 10:09 am

      You are awesome!! Thanks for the tutorial :)

    65. Tried&Twisted
      April 17, 2013 | 4:11 pm

      Thank you! My blog is in need of a face lift. I can’t wait to give this a try!

    66. Valdenuza
      April 24, 2013 | 6:25 am

      Hello! Thank you for your tutorial, I found it very helpful! But I am having trouble. Like its clear on how to do it if we want to add a link to the image. But how about when we dont have a link and we just want the chosen tags to be opened under that section? Please help.

    67. Kassie
      April 29, 2013 | 3:51 am

      I’m having trouble with adding my custom page bar. Your tutorial works, but when I’m finished there’s a blogger page bar there under my own buttons. Help!

    68. Meredith
      May 16, 2013 | 1:17 am

      Oh my goodness! This helped so much! I have searched and searched for months on how to fix my navbar and thought it would never happen! That was until I found this! The only thing I would change is if it wouldn’t open it in a new tab, which I’m sure I can figure out how to fix.

    69. Kenzo
      July 8, 2013 | 7:17 am

      You are a saint! I’ve been looking for a tutorial like this everywhere, and yours was the easiest and most efficient one yet. Thank you!

    70. Haeden
      October 7, 2013 | 7:13 pm

      Great tutorial! I made mine using this, check it out!

    71. Anthony
      October 10, 2013 | 1:29 am

      I can’t say thank you enough for this tutorial! I really enjoyed the layout of the template I downloaded, but the code was too involved for me. This post helped me make a very nice header and gave me plenty of knowledge so that I can create more tabs as I build my site. Thank you again, Renee!

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    73. charmaine
      January 2, 2014 | 11:28 pm

      i did everything you can but ended up with it looking vertical not horizontal…really gutted…

    74. genna
      January 8, 2014 | 11:49 am

      I followed your amazing tutorial and it actually worked unlike the others only problem is its vertical instead of horizontal and I have no idea how to fix it

      • Erika
        February 22, 2014 | 8:58 pm

        Hey, I had this same problem. When I adjusted the width of the whole blog, it fixed this.

    75. Kyliegh
      February 23, 2014 | 11:34 pm

      WONDERFUL step by step instructions!!! I am SO pleased! Now to figure out how to make the pages I just created look wonderful. :) Stop by and let me know what you think!

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    77. Jamie
      June 9, 2014 | 2:34 pm

      Hi Renee. I came across your post while searching for a way to create a custom menu bar. Thank you so much for this tutorial! You made making a custom menu bar so easy :)

      The only trouble I had was the same as a few people above – the menu bar ended up being vertical instead of horizontal. To anyone who might have this problem in the future – check the html in the Configure HTML/JavaScript box where you are creating your menu. If you have any page breaks like this:

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