Wordpress Add Categories




Wordpress Add Categories

  • ADD Category is the part of screen, which is conveniently linked to from the top of the table of categories, allowing you to create a new Category.
  • There are four pieces of information associated with each new Category:
    • Name
    • Slug
    • Parent
    • Description.

Following are the simple steps to add categories in WordPress.

 Wordpress Add Categories

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  1. Click on Post->Categories option in WordPress.
  • Next to this, the Categories page is displayed as shown below.
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Following are the details of the fields on Categories

Name and Slug :

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  1. Name : Enter the unique name of categories.
  2. Slug : The Category slug must be unique. It is specified in the category URL. It should be in lower case.

Parent and Description:

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  1. Parent : By selecting the parent category from dropdown, we can set the particular category as sub-category or can keep it as None.
  2. Description : We can add brief description of our category which is optional.
  3. Add New Category : Clicking on this button we can fill all the information about Categories.

Procedure to Add New Category :

 How to Add Categories in Wordpress

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  1. After clicking on Add New Category, the new created category will get displayed as shown above. Here we have given our Category name as “Wikitechy”.


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