How to Manage Ad Categories in AWPCP

Posted OnFeb 28, 2015     CategoryPlugins     CommentsNo comment

In this section of the guide to the Another WordPress Classifieds (AWPCP) plugin, we will take a look at how to set up Categories where Ads can be assigned to.

Step 1) Login to the WordPress Dashboard.

Step 2) From the left-hand sidebar of the Dashboard, navigate to Classifieds -> Categories.

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Add New Category

Prior to moving forward a plan for the Category Structure should be in place.

Step 3) To add a New Category, complete the fields as outlined below:

A. Enter the category name Enter a unique Name for the new Category in the textbox.
For this example, Cook Books was entered.
B. List Category Under From the dropdown list, select a Category Option.
For this example, Make This a Top Level Category was selected.

Once additional categories are created, they will be available in the dropdown list.
C. Category List Order Enter a number for the List Order of the new Category.
For this example, 1 was entered.

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Step 4) Click the Add New Category button.

Delete Single Category

Step 5) To delete a single category, place a checkmark in the checkbox for the appropriate Category to be deleted.

Step 6) Click the radio button of what to do with Deleted Categories that have existing Ads. For this example, Delete Ads too was selected.

Step 7) Click the icon located to the far right of the selected category OR click the Delete Selected Categories button.

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Delete Multiple Categories

Step 8) To delete multiple categories, place checkmarks in the checkboxes for the appropriate Categories to be deleted.

Step 9) Click the radio button of what to do with Deleted Categories that have existing Ads. For this example, Delete Ads too was selected.

Step 10) Click the Delete Selected Categories button.

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Move Selected Categories

Step 11) To move a single or muliple Categories to a different Category, place mark checkmarks in the checkboxes for the selected Catetgory, OR click the checkbox to the left of the Category Name heading to select all Categories.

Step 12) From the dropdown list, select a new location of the selected Categories.

Step 13) Click the Move Selected Categories button to complete the process.

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The next step of the guide will focus on AWPCP Manage Ad Listings.

 


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