Empty Categories In Widgets


This plugin Shows Empty Categories In the category Widget.


  • Shows Empty Categories In Widgets.


The Plugin can be installed in two ways.

Download and Install

  1. Download and upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/show-empty-categories directory from the WordPress plugin repository.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress admin.

Using Plugin Interface

  1. Open the plugin Interface in the wordpress admin and click on “Add new”.
  2. In the Search box enter “Empty Categories In Widgets” and hit Enter.
  3. Click on “Install” to install the plugin.


Does Empty Categories In Widgets plugin modify any file?

No! The plugin does not modify any of your WordPress files.

Is there any plugin dependency to install this plugin?

No! there is no other plugin required.

Does this plugin require any special permissions?

No! This plugin does not require any special permissions or settings.

Contributors & Developers

“Empty Categories In Widgets” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Compatibility changes to make it work with latest WordPress version.
  • Code changes for PHP 7.2 version.


  • Shows Empty Categories In Widgets.