Most of the Developers aren’t aware of the fact that WordPress comes with a bunch of built-in features, hidden inside the Screen Options tab within the dashboard. In this tutorial, we are going to take a look at a simple trick which allows you to open your navigation menu items in a new tab i.e. it adds a target=”_blank” property to the navigation menu items.
To open your menu items in a new tab follow the steps given below:
Step 01: Navigate to Dashboard >> Appearance >> Menus.
Step 02: Click on the Screen Options tab on the top right corner or your screen.
Step 03: Under Show advanced menu properties section and check Link Target option.
Step 04: Now, expand a menu item you wish to open in new tab and check Open link in a new window/tab option.
Step 5: Hit Save Menu Button