Adding Categories

adding categories

Help Document for Categories and Tags

First, add your categories.

Go to your dashboard [http://yourblog.wordpress.com/wp-admin]

Go to Posts –> Categories

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Add a category:  Add the name and description. Click “Add New Category”

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Create a post and check your category.  This is the old editor [notice I use tags as well].Screen Shot 2016-07-08 at 8.32.32 PM

Here is the new post editor:

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So: We’ve set up categories. We’ve written posts and selected the categories.

Now to set up the menus:

Go to your Dashboard.

Go to Appearance–> Menus

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In the Dyad theme, it looks like this; add to your primary menu by clicking “categories” then “view all” and checking those you want in your primary menu.  Click “Save Menu”

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Your menu structure will look like this:

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The blog should look like this:

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Clicking the menu items will now bring up all posts under each category.

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