It’s as easy as it looks.

Position your navigation without limits.


Explore the wide range of menu opening possibilities.

Sidebar animations

On the left you can see many predefined animations for the menu when it is in sidebar position. These super-smooth animations are all CSS3 based, GPU accelerated and working out of the box. The transitions are optimised for mobile devices also for higher user experience.

Overlay animations

Are you working on a modern, trendy website? Use this fancy off-screen navigation to impress your clients.


Do even more with Vertical Menu.

Supported menu types

Vertical Menu comes with 10+ supported menu types:

Joomla! 2.5 & 3.x, Joomla categories and articles, K2, VirtueMart, JoomShopping, HikaShop categories and brands, Redshop, MijoShop, ZOO, Easy Blog categories and articles

Built-in filter

Have a lot of menu items? With the built-in powerful filter option it can't cause headache anymore. Just start to type the name of the submenu, and most relevants items will appear as a list below the filter bar.


Custom logo & Module positions

Customize your menu with your own logo. You can browse any type of image in the module parameters which will be showed above the menu.

Vertical Menu has built-in module positions in every menu-levels. With this feature you are able to add modules to the different menu-levels. Improve the user experience with a google maps integration or with an AJAX search.

Vertical Menu Icon
It’s time for a new navigation
Use Vertical Menu for easy user navigation on your site!

Smooth scrolling navigation

If you would like to have a scrolling navigation on a one-page site, this menu will be the right choice. Vertical Menu is able to roll the site to the specified IDs. For using this feature you only need to create "System link" menu item type, and give to the link the #ID. On smaller devices it has an auto-hide feature as well.


Responsive & Mobile Optimized

Vertical Menu is fully responsive and touch-enabled for an enhanced mobile experience. With the intuitive gesture support we added a more confortable way for swiping back in the menu system. You can explore the animation effects with a slower swipe, or rollback the swipe if you changed your mind. The whole menu has immediately touch detection for the fastest feedback.

Font Awesome Icons

Enhance the aesthetic of your site and provide a better user experience with the built in Font Awesome support. You can choose from 675 icons and make your menu-items more fancy.

Powerful API functions

With the API you are able to control the menu, or get some information about the current state of the module. This can be also used to connect another extension with Vertical Menu. For example: you can trigger your custom JavaScript code, when the menu opened.


Sample Menus

Unlimited possibilities.

We have created some sample Sidebar menu, to show you how powerful this extension is. It only needs a few minutes to make spectacular result which brings your site alive. Download these samples and import them to your Vertical Menu on the back-end.

Icon menu

Sidebar accordion

Overlay menu

Dark accordion menu