How do I add a category?

Text Version

In this tutorial we will be adding a new content category that we will be able to create new content under

In this tutorial we will be adding a new content category that we will be able to create new content under

To begin navigate to Content >> Category Manager.

To begin navigate to Content >> Category Manager.

To create our new category click the New button in the toolbar.

To create our new category click the New button in the toolbar.

Fill in the form to create the category

Fill in the form to create the category

You can change the section the category will be created under as well as the access level of the category
You can also select an image to use for the category

You can change the section the category will be created under as well as the access level of the category

Then you can enter a description for the category

Then you can enter a description for the category

To create our new category click the Save button in the toolbar.

To create our new category click the Save button in the toolbar.

Our category is now created and published. It's ready for us to create content under it.

Our category is now created and published. It's ready for us to create content under it.

  • 1 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

How do I add an alias menu item?

Text Version In this tutorial we will be creating a new alias menu item. Begin by...

How do I change the layout of my frontpage?

Text Version In this tutorial we will be changing the layout of the frontpage in Joomla. Using...

How do I create a module?

Text Version In this tutorial we will be creating a module in Joomla. This is a great...

How do I create a menu item that isn't a link?

While your usability experts will tell you that having a menu item that isn't a link is a bad...

How do I manage the global configuration?

Text Version In this tutorial we will be exploring the Joomla global configuration Begin by...