How to remove uncategorized from WordPress Hello guys, today I am going to talk on this topic which has very little information is available on the Internet.
And according to me, this problem will happen to all bloggers and that problem is that every post we write in our WordPress, then why does it go directly by default in Uncategorized and how to remove uncategorized from WordPress.
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What is this Uncategorized category?
Uncategorized is a category of WordPress that is set by default, whenever we write a new post, it is saved by default in Uncategorized and then we have to change later or while publishing post.
How to remove uncategorized from WordPress?
We cannot delete Uncategorized directly, but I will tell you a technique by which you can delete Uncategorized category easily, let’s get started.
First we will login to our WordPress dashboard.
After that we will go to the Post. After going to the post, we will select the Category and open it.
After opening, if we move our cursor to a category, you get the option of delete, but whenever we move the cursor near Uncategorized, we do not get the option to delete it, now we delete it. Let’s know how to do it.
All you have to do is go to the Settings option in the WordPress dashboard, after that click on the Reading, after clicking, one menu will open and then you will see an option Default Post Category in it,
There you will see that uncategorized is selected by default, now you have to select something else as your choice.
After selecting, now you have to click on Save Change.
Now you have to go to the post again, after that, you have to go to the category and now if you move your mouse cursor to Uncategorized.
You will show you the option of delete and by clicking delete you can delete it easily. This was the technique to delete the uncategorized category.
Can we rename Uncategorized Category?
Yes, for this, you have to go to the Post and then select the Category, after that an interface will open and now you have to click on the Edit Below Uncategorized to edit name as your wish.
Can we delete all categories?
No, WordPress by default maintains a category so that if you write an article, WordPress by default puts it in a category.
How to change the default category?
For this, you have to go to the Settings, after going to the settings, you have to go to the Writing option, after that an interface will open, in that you will see the Default Post Category, where you have to select another category. In this way, you can change your default category.
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