To access the Category section follows the mentioned steps −
Step (1) − Click on the Posts → Categories option in WordPress.
Step (2) − The Categories page is displayed as shown in the following screenshot.
The following are the details of the fields on Categories.
- Name − Enter the unique name of categories.
- Slug − A word chosen to describe your post. It is specified in the tags URL.
- Parent − By selecting the parent category from dropdown, you can set the particular category as a sub-category or can keep it as None.
- Description − Add a brief description of your category. It is optional.
Step (3) − After filling all the information about Categories, click on Add New Category button.
Step (4) − After clicking on Add New Category, the newly created category will get displayed on the right side of the page as shown in the following screen.