How to add a new category in WordPress?

1. Login to your WordPress admin dashboard.
2. Under the dashboard menu, hover your mouse on Posts and then click on "**Categories**".

Enter the following details in "**Add New Category**":
Name: Enter your category name such as "**Computer**".
Slug: Enter a slug name or leave this as it is.
Parent: Leave this to None or should you select a category, it will become a sub-category of your selected category and the browser will show a URL like
Description: You can leave this as it is.

Now click on the "**Add New Category**" button.
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