What are categories?

They  help you to group related post together for convenience of the reader. It helps in bucketing your articles. The readers are able to find your content much faster .The categorization in case of categories is broader than tags.

Where are categories used?
Categories are used within Curated Issue.

How do you create a category?

There are two ways to create a category 

  1. From Left Hand navigation bar under Actions
  2. From Left Hand navigation bar under Settings

From Left Hand navigation bar under Actions

  1. Go to Actions on left navigation bar.
  2. Click on "Create new category" 

3. A new pop-up will open. Enter the name of category ( Example : Politics, Startups, Finance, US Elections, Africa, Cricket, Football)

Categories are unique, so you can not create two categories with same name

A toast notification will be shown confirming the category has been created. 

From Left Hand navigation bar under Settings

  1. Go to settings on left navigation bar.
  2. Click on "Category"

3. A new page will open showing all the list of categories you have created. If you have not created any category, this list will be empty. 

Click on Create New Category.


4. A new pop-up will open. Enter the name of category ( Example : Politics, Startups, Finance, US Elections, Africa, Cricket, Football)

Categories are unique, so you can not create two categories with same name


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