Magento static pages menu


Question

I want to make a menu that will dynamically show the active static pages from CMS; for example if in my CMS I have these pages:

  • About Us (enabled)
  • Shipping & Refund (disabled)
  • Terms and Conditions (enabled)
  • Contacts (enabled)

then the menu would look like:

About US | Terms and Conditions | Contacts

I need just a few tips on how to get started; maybe somebody has already done this before?

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8/25/2016 6:08:41 AM

Dougle thanks a lot, that was really helpful!

Fede in Magento CMS you can make static pages that you can only access using its IDENTIFIER; what I wanted is somehow make a menu that will automatically display the ACTIVE (enabled) static pages; and if you set status to Disable it should not be in the menu;

here is the code i used, note there is IF $PageData['identifier']!='no-route'; no-rute is the 404 page, so i don't need it in the menu, but it must be enabled so Magento redirects 404 errors to this page;

<div>
    <?php $collection = Mage::getModel('cms/page')->getCollection()->addStoreFilter(Mage::app()->getStore()->getId());?>
    <?php  $collection->getSelect()
          ->where('is_active = 1'); ?>
    <ul>
    <?php foreach ($collection as $page): ?>
      <?php $PageData = $page->getData(); ?>
      <?php if($PageData['identifier']!='no-route') { ?>
      <li>
        <a href="/<?php echo $PageData['identifier']?>"><?php echo $PageData['title'] ?></a>
      </li>
      <?php } ?>
    <?php endforeach; ?>
</div>
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8/24/2016 12:20:18 PM

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