How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu?

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Tony Staff answered 3 years ago

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Word-traveller Kathy Slamp from  http://www.travelswithkathyslamp.com/  wanted to find out how to create a category and then have this category displayed on the menu of her website. Kathy visits Alaska regularly and she wanted to publish articles (Blogs) on the various Cities in Alaska. Kathy wanted to create a ‘Category’ for each City.

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Step 1

Go to your website’s Admin Area > hover over Posts > on the drop-down menu click ‘Categories’:

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Step 2

Let us now create a new Category for Fairbanks the 2nd largest city in Alaska. When the ‘categories’ page opens fill in the relevant details and click the ‘Add New Category’ button.

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Step 3

In the Admin Area of your website go to ‘Appearance’ > and on the drop down menu click ‘Menus’.

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Step 4

When the ‘Menus’ page opens> in the ‘Categories’ section click ‘View All’ > check the relevant box (in this case ‘Fairbanks’) > click the ‘Add to Menu’ button:

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Step 5

After clicking ‘Add to Menu’ button > on the right hand side of the ‘Menus’ page you will see the Category ‘Fairbanks’ at the bottom. Drag it up and drop the ‘Fairbanks’ Category into where you want it to show on the menu.

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Step 6

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

Remember to click the ‘Save Menu’ button.

Step 7

View the Category ‘Fairbanks’ on the drop-down menu at front-end:

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

 

How to Create a Category and include it on the Menu

 

 

 

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