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Blog Categories

1. Navigate to Blog Posts

Click on the Blog Posts tab on the left side menu.

2. Navigate to Blog Categories

In that same menu, click on Blog Categories.

3. Current Categories

On the right hand side you can see your current categories. If you hover over a category, you can choose to Edit, Delete or View the selected category.

3.1 Quick Edit

We recommend using Quick Edit if you want to edit a category name.

3.2 Edit and Update

Once you have edited the Name and/or slug, make sure to select the Updated Category button.

4. Add New Category

On the left side of the scree are a set of fields used to add a new category. Let’s begin by writing down the name of the new category.

4.1 Slug

Use this field to input the slug. The slug is a URL-friendly version of the name, we recommend just using a lower-case version of the name, with hyphens as opposed to spaces between words.

4.2 Parent Category

If you want to add this category as a Child (sub-category) of another category, you can choose the parent category here.

4.3 Description

We recommend briefly describing the category here. The description may appear on the front-end as content before or after the post.

4.4 Add New Category

Once you have filled in all the above fields, make sure to save your new category by clicking the Add New Category button.

5. Your new category

Congratulations! Your new category is ready for use! You should see it added to the list of categories on the right side of the page.

Updated on 5th March 2019

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