How do I remove categories in WordPress?
You can delete categories in WordPress from the Posts>>Categories. All you have to do is hover over the WordPress category you want to delete. Then, click on the delete. Deleting any categories will not delete the post listed on it.
How do I edit categories in WordPress?
Edit WordPress CategoryFrom the admin panel, go to Posts and Categories. Hover on the categories which you want to edit. An edit option will appear there, click on it and edit the category. You can edit the name, slug, description, managing parent categories there.
What happens when you delete a category in WordPress?
To delete a category, simply click the delete link. If there’s no posts assigned to the category you delete, then it will simply be deleted. If you do have posts assigned to a category and delete it, the posts will become assigned to the uncategorized category.”