en WordPress.com Forums › Support How do I add a new category? Author Posts September 18, 2012 at 4:19 am #1016434 insightfuleyesMember How do you add a new category Blog url: http://insightfuleyes.wordpress.com/ The blog I need help with is insightfuleyes.wordpress.com. September 18, 2012 at 8:34 pm #1016609 timethiefMember Hi there, Categories can only be assigned to posts (not pages). Until one publishes a post with a category assigned to it there is no data that can be displayed. There are two ways you can do this: Adding Categories via the Dashboard http://en.support.wordpress.com/posts/categories/#adding-categories-via-the-dashboard Adding Categories via the Categories Module > http://en.support.wordpress.com/posts/categories/#adding-categories-via-the-categories-module Author Posts The topic ‘How do I add a new category?’ is closed to new replies.