How to Make a Menu Item Non Clickable in WordPress

When you add an item to your WordPress site menu, it appears as a link by default. But what if you want to show a menu item that is not available right now (like a Coming Soon Pricing Page)?

In that case, you can make your menu item not clickable. If you’re wondering, how to do it in WordPress, you’re in the right place.

Here I’ll show how to make a menu item not clickable in WordPress. 

Making A Menu Item Not Clickable In WordPress

It’s pretty easy. Just follow these simple steps. 

Step 1: Open Editor

First, navigate to the Appearance -> Editor and click on Template Parts. 

Step 2: Edit Header

Click on Header. 

Now, click on the menu item that you want to make nonclickable. 

Step 3: Make The Menu Item Non Clickable

When you click on an item, you will see its customization options above. Click on the Link and then the Edit button. 

Now on the URL field, place a ‘#’ and hit submit icon. 

Finally, click on the save button on the top right.

It will not be clickable anymore. Visitors won’t be taken to a different tab if they click on that item. 


We hope this guide helped you to make your menu item not clickable in WordPress. If you liked the tutorial, please consider sharing the post on your social account.

And if you have faced any issues, let us know via comment. 

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