Include Feed Link in Nav Menu

Applies to Version(s): Thesis 1

The information in this section only applies when “Thesis nav menu” has been selected as the Menu Type under Navigation Menu.

By default, Thesis includes a “Subscribe” link in your navigation menu (with the nofollow attribute enabled) which points to your RSS feed URL:

Subscribe Link in Nav Menu

The default subscribe link in the navigation menu

Here’s how you can change these default settings.

If you’d rather not have a “Subscribe” link in your navigation menu, you can disable this feature. Go to the Site Options panel, and expand the “Feed Link” section (under Navigation Menu):

Feed Link Enabled

The feed link is enabled by default

Then, uncheck Show feed link in nav menu (note that the other options for the feed link will be hidden once you uncheck this option):

Feed Link Disabled

The feed link has now been disabled

Remember to click the SAVE button to preserve your changes.

Customize the Feed Link Text

By default, Thesis uses the word “Subscribe” as the text for your feed link in the Nav Menu. To change this text, go to the Site Options panel, and expand the “Feed Link” section (under Navigation Menu):

Feed Link Text

The feed link text is set to Subscribe by default

In the Change your feed link text field, enter your desired text to be used for the feed link:

Feed Link Text Changed

The feed link text has been changed to Get Updates

Remember to click the SAVE button to preserve your changes.

Remove the ‘nofollow’ Attribute From the Feed Link

By default, Thesis applies the nofollow attribute to your feed link. To disable this behavior, go to the Site Options panel, and expand the “Feed Link” section (under Navigation Menu):

nofollow Attribute Enabled

The nofollow attribute is enabled by default

Uncheck the Add nofollow to feed link option:

nofollow Attribute Disabled

The nofollow attribute has been disabled

Remember to click the SAVE button to preserve your changes.