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How to Change the Title of the Default ‘Uncategorized’ Category in WordPress

By April 17, 2015 No Comments
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By default, WordPress adds a category for your blog posts called uncategorized. It looks crappy and should be changed to something like All or Articles.

In WP Admin, navigate to Posts > Categories. Hover over the Uncategorized category and click on Edit.

01 How to Change the Title of the Default Uncategorized Category in WordPress

In the next screen, enter the category Name and Slug and click update. Make sure the slug is in lower case.

02 How to Change the Title of the Default Uncategorized Category in WordPress

That’s it. You have successfully changed the ‘Uncategorized’ category to ‘All’.