WP Categories Metabox Extended

Description

WP Categories Metabox Extended replaces the default Categories metabox on your WordPress editor. The Categories metabox is replaced only on “Add New Post” screen in the WordPress Admin dashboard.

Once the plugin is installed and activated, you can use it to search and assign Categories to your WordPress post.

Screenshots

  • WP Categories Metabox re-arranged to be shown at the top in WordPress editor.
  • Use the search input to search for categories.
  • Results appear as soon as you start to type.
  • Use Clear button to clear the search.
  • A message is shown when the Category does not exist.

Installation

  1. The easiest way to install the plugin is from “Add New Plugin” screen.
  2. You can also upload the entire wp-categories-metabox-extended folder to /wp-content/plugins/ via FTP/SFTP.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. The easiest way to install the plugin is from “Add New Plugin” screen.
  2. You can also upload the entire wp-categories-metabox-extended folder to /wp-content/plugins/ via FTP/SFTP.
Will the Metabox show up on custom Post types?

No. WP Categories Metabox Extended shows up only when you add/edit WordPress default Posts.

Contributors & Developers

“WP Categories Metabox Extended” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

v1.0.1 (Dev time: 0.5 hours)
– Fixed typographical errors in README
– Included screenshots

v1.0.0 (Dev time: 18.5 hours)
– Ideation
– Plugin planning &
– Initial development