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  • Abigail November 22, 2017

    This article helps you to understand how to delete categories in wordpress.
    Post categories is used to sort the group content into different section
    It is used to divide the post into different sections according to its specializations.
    This article consists of following things:

    • Why I need so?
    • How can do it myself without impacting websites?
    • Difficulty level [Easy, Medium, Hard].
    • Total time consumed.

    Why I need so?

    There are following reason to delete categories in wordpress.

    • To delete old post category which is not in use.
    • And To remove empty post category
    • To update the old post categories.
    • They unnecessarily occupy space.

    How can do it myself without impacting websites?

    There are some easy steps to delete categories.
    1:  Firstly go to wordpress.com and login in your sitewp_admin
    2:  Go to Wp-admin by clicking on the dashboard or add /wp-admin in url and press enter.

    Dashboard
    3:  Go to post menu and select categories in your dashboard.

    Categories

    4:  select post categories which want to delete
    5: Go to bulk action drop down
    6:Select delete the click on apply button as shown in screenshots
    Catagories

    Difficulty level [Easy, Medium, Hard].

    Easy

    Total time consumed.

    10 min.
    Summary
    How to delete categories in wordpress?
    Article Name
    How to delete categories in wordpress?
    Description
    There are following reason to delete post categories in wordpress. To delete old post category which is not in use. To remove empty post category  To update the old post categories. They unnecessarily occupy space.
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