Admin Menu Plugin For WordPress

The admin menu plugin for WordPress sticks key admin menu links to the top of your blog's screen:

Admin Menu Screenshot

The menu will automatically appear to the top of your blog. Menu items will only be visible when relevant.

It's quite useful for those who run their WP install as a CMS. When you create a static page using its New Page link, it will also set the new page's parent automatically, to the ongoing page.


Bleeding Edge Zip

Frequently Asked Questions

Hiding the Admin Menu to Visitors

Browse Settings / Admin Menu to configure the behavior.

Admin Menu Settings

In case you're wondering, it's on by default because many end-users don't know how to log into their site when the link is not present.


The Semiologic forum is the best place to report issues. Please note, however, that while community members and I do our best to answer all queries, we're assisting you on a voluntary basis.

If you require more dedicated assistance, consider using Semiologic Pro.

Change Log

Version 6.6.1 =

  • Re-release due to svn glitch

Version 6.6 =

  • Don't display the frontend admin menu bar for a wordPress detected mobile site.

Version 6.5.2 =

  • Fix php warning message regarding sem_admin_menu_admin

Version 6.5.1 =

  • Fix localization

Version 6.5 =

  • Code refactoring
  • WP 3.9 compat

Version 6.4.1 =

  • Spanish files missing in checkin. Re-release.

Version 6.4 =

  • Added spanish translations.
  • WP 3.8 compat

Version 6.3 =

  • WP 3.6 compat
  • PHP 5.4 compat

Version 6.2.1 =

  • Fix width of toolbar on IOS devices

Version 6.2 =

  • Login and Register links are set to nofollow now.

Version 6.1.1 =

  • Fix svn versioning issue

Version 6.1 =

  • Fixed disabling of WordPress admin bar in WP 3.3+
  • WP 3.5 compat
  • Replace deprecated functions

Version 6.0.5 =

  • Kill the WP 3.1 admin bar when the plugin is active.

Version 6.0.4 =

  • Optimization when the always-on option isn't turned on.

Version 6.0.3 =

  • WP 3.0.1 compat

Version 6.0.2 =

  • More WP 3.0 fixes

Version 6.0.1 =

  • WP 3.0 compat

Version 6.0 =

  • login/logout now do their best to redirect you to where wherever you were
  • Drop broken WPMU support
  • Full localization
  • Code enhancements and optimizations