A bit of a challenge here. My client needs her home page designed so that it looks like a portal page. I would like the home page widgets, slider and footer to work, but remove the menu bar just for the first page.
I can code so if it involves changing the index page php let me know…
1. css to display: none; but target it only for the front page body tag ID or class (although the menu is still there, just hidden)
2. use a plugin like this: https://wordpress.org/plugins/menu-items-visibility-control/
3. or customize the header.php file via child theme by doing a conditional is_front_page() around the nav code: