RS Admin Bar

This plugin customizes the admin bar by reorganizing all default menus beneath the site name dropdown menu. It includes menu items from the dashboard for easy access to common pages on the backend.

To correctly populate the settings menus, an administrator simply needs to visit the dashboard once a month. This is not strictly required, but certain dashboard menu items won’t be listed until this happens.

How it works

Here’s what the default admin bar looks like:

Here’s what the admin bar looks like with this plugin:

It’s much simpler at first glance. The real benefit is in the dropdown menu. As you can see, there are convenient links to many of the block editor pages, as well as standard dashboard menu pages, and finally a list of post types.

Complete list of links:

This includes items from WooCommerce and Gravity Forms. Those items only appear if you have the plugins installed.

Hyphens represent separators (technically, it’s the end of a group).

  • Visit Site
  • Visit Store (if WooCommerce is installed)
  • Dashboard
  • Edit Site
  • Current Template: (template name)
  • Navigation
    • All Navigation Menus
    • (menus from your theme appear here)
  • Styles
  • Pages
  • Templates
    • All Templates
    • All Template Parts
    • (template parts from your theme appear here)
  • Patterns
    • All Patterns
    • (patterns from your theme appear here)
  • Comments
  • Appearance
  • Plugins
  • Users
  • Tools
  • Settings
  • (custom dashboard menu items appear here)
  • Posts
  • Pages
  • Media
  • Products
  • (custom post types appear here)