WEBFI-WordPress-How to Properly Rename Categories in WordPress

Having a good structure for your site makes it easy for readers to find your content. This is why WordPress differs categories and tags. In this video, we will show you how to properly rename categories in WordPress.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

Go to Posts, Categories.

You can rename by using quick edit to modify the slug or regular edit.

When you change these remember you’ll need to update links to that category.



  • Ivan Vilches on December 1, 2016

    and how you change /category/ slug?

  • Purna Biswa Official on November 18, 2017

    very time friendly and helpful. thank you

  • Dynamix Audio on August 18, 2021

    Will this break some SEO optimisation?

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