This tutorial is going to show how to change the order of admin menu items in WordPress.
Let’s change the positions of Testimonial, Services, FAQ’s and Our Team items:
Log into WordPress Admin Panel, then go to Appearance -> Editor, look for theme-init.php file; or you can log into FTP/File Manager, go to wp-content/themes/themeXXXXX/includes/theme-init.php file:
Open the file, you can use CTRL+F to search for a specific item:
Each post is using ‘register_post_type’ or ‘menu_position’ with a specific digit that needs to be changed. In case some posts do not have those features, then you can add ‘menu_position’ => … , and set an appropriate number.
When everything is done, press Update File button:
Then you will see that the order of menu items has been successfully changed:
Feel free to check detailed video tutorial below.