GoClixy categories are a very convenient way to organize your listings. You can have parent and child categories making hierarchical arrangement of your listings possible. In addition to that, one listing can be into more than one category.

Total Listings: This displays the total number of listings in a particular category. Same count is also shown to the home page and on the category page. You must click the Update Listing Count tab on the top right corner to update this count. You can also create a cronjob for this task. For more info, please visit cronjobs page.

Hits: This shows the total number of visits to a particular category.

View Subcategories: Click this link to view all the subcategories in a particular category.

Active/Inactive: You can also change the status of a category using Active/Inactive button. You can also change the status of a category from the Edit page.

How to add and edit a Category

In order to add a category, log in to the admin area and go to Content -> Categories. Click on New Category on the top right hand corner.

Category Home

To add a category, simply type its name in the Category Name field. If you wish, you can also type a category slug, description and choose a parent item. Then click Save and your new category will be created.

New Category

How to delete a Category

To delete an existing category, select it using checkbox and then click the Delete button. You can select multiple checkbox in order to delete multiple categories.

Delete Category

You can also delete a category from the Edit page. Delete button is given at the end of the page.

Note: We provide GoClixy with sample data which includes all categories and subcategories.