Knowledgebase

How to add a new category in WordPress?  Print this Article

1. Login to your WordPress admin dashboard.
2. Under the dashboard menu, hover your mouse on Posts and then click on "Categories".


Enter the following details in "Add New Category":
Name: Enter your category name such as "Computer".
Slug: Enter a slug name or leave this as it is.
Parent: Leave this to None or should you select a category, it will become a sub-category of your selected category and the browser will show a URL like example.com/technology/pc
Description: You can leave this as it is.

Now click on the "Add New Category" button.

Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

How to remove multiple posts with a single click in WordPress?
It is possible to remove multiple post in your WordPress dashboard. You can also remove selected...
How to install WordPress using Softculous
How to install WordPress using Softaculous This article describes how to install WordPress using...
How to remove a category in WordPress?
If you want to remove WordPress category then follow this instruction:1. Login to your WordPress...
Resize An Image Using Apple Preview
Resize An Image Using Apple Preview This video shows you how to resize an image using Apple...
How to Install a Plugin in WordPress?
You can install a plugin in WordPress in a number of ways. The best way to install a plugin is to...