How to Create a New Article Category in Joomla 3.0

The articles that you write in Joomla go to a category called ‘Uncategorized’. For SEO and design reasons, this does not look very good at all. In this article I will give you a step-by-step guide on how to create a new article category in Joomla 3.0

  1. Login into Joomla Administration Dashboard.
  2. In the Admin Dashboard go to Menu ‘Content -> Category Manager -> Add New Category’: Picture 1
  3. In the ‘Add New Category’ form, enter the title, alias and description of the new category: Picture 2
  4. Optionally you can add Metadata options (Good for SEO): Picture 3
  5. After you are done setting up the new category, click on ‘Save and Close’ to add your new article category: Picture 4
  6. And that’s it! Your new category has been added: Picture 5

This concludes How to create a new Article Category in Joomla 3.0

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