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Categories Block

WordPress Gutenberg Blocks – Categories

This tutorial is part of our WordPress Gutenberg: The Ultimate Guide For Non-Technical WordPress Users series.


Categories Block Description

The Categories Block displays a list of all your categories.

(Add Categories to WordPress using the Categories Block)

How To Use The Categories Block

To add a Categories Block:

Let’s go through the above steps:

First, create a new post or page or open an existing post or page and either:

Click on the ‘Add Block’ tool and select a ‘Categories’ block …

(‘Add Block’ Tool – Add Categories Block)

Or, select a Categories Block in the Content Area

(Add a Categories Block from the Content Area)

After adding a Categories Block, you can:

How To Edit A Categories Block

To edit a Categories Block:

Use the Block Editor to change block alignment …

(Change Categories alignment)

Use Block Settings to change category settings …

(Change Categories settings)

Remember to update and publish your post or page to save your settings.

How To Remove A Categories Block

To delete or remove a categories block:

(Remove a Categories Block)

Additionally …

Categories Block Tools, Options & Settings

The Categories Block includes tools, options, and settings for:

Categories Block Editor

(Categories Block Editor)

The Categories Block Editor includes tools that let you perform the following operations:

(Categories Block Editor)

Categories Block Settings

(Categories Block Settings)

Categories Block settings include:

(Categories Block Settings)

Categories Block – Additional Info


Congratulations! Now you know how to use the WordPress Gutenberg content editor Categories Block.


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