en WordPress.com Forums › Support How to make subcategories for my website. Author Posts December 1, 2009 at 11:37 am #424503 faithgirls2000Member Need some help. I have a website that I want to put in subcategories. Here a example. Lets say my category is Flowers. So next to it I would like a drop down area that shows. Flowers – about planting care harvest. Is there anyone out there that can help me.. Please. I am a newbie to all of this. December 1, 2009 at 12:02 pm #424640 raincoasterMember We can’t answer questions without a link to the blog, starting with http. December 12, 2009 at 3:15 am #424961 amandahbjonesMember I have the same question. My blog is http://amandahbjones.wordpress.com. I’ve already made several categories be children of another category, but it doesn’t show any differentiation in the display. Thanks if you can help! December 12, 2009 at 3:19 am #424962 timethiefMember Until you assign a category and/or subcategory to a post and publish that post there is no data for the widget to display. Could that be your problem? http://en.support.wordpress.com/widgets/categories-widget/ December 12, 2009 at 3:22 am #424963 timethiefMember OOPS! I forgot to post this link December 12, 2009 at 3:26 am #424964 panaghiotisadamMember If that’s not the problem, then go to Appearance>Widgets, open the Categories widget, tick “Show hierarchy”, Save. December 12, 2009 at 3:26 am #424965 amandahbjonesMember Hmm. I’m actually retroactively changing my categories. Well, thanks for the fast response! I also found this support page which seems most relevant; I’m about to try it out. http://en.support.wordpress.com/widgets/categories-widget/ December 12, 2009 at 3:29 am #424966 timethiefMember Yes that’s the link I posted above. I think you will find the TV link is a useful one as well. Author Posts The topic ‘How to make subcategories for my website.’ is closed to new replies.