Add New Taxonomy Section: This section is to fill basic details about taxonomy.

  • Name plural (required): Create a plural name.
  • Name singular (required): Create a singular name
  • Slug (required): Create a slug for taxonomy
  • Description: Create a description in 2-3 lines.
Labels section
  • Search Items: It is a label for search items text. Default is __( 'Search Tags' ) or __( 'Search Categories' ).
  • Popular Items: It is a label for popular items text. Default is __( 'Popular Tags' ) or null.
  • All Items: It is a label all items text. Default is __( 'All Tags' ) or __( 'All Categories' ).
  • Parent Item: It is a label for parent item text. This string is not used on non-hierarchical taxonomies such as post tags. Default is null or __( 'Parent Category' ).
  • Parent Item with colon: It is a label for same as parent_item, but with colon : in the end null, __( 'Parent Category:' ).
  • Edit Item: It is a label for edit item text. Default is __( 'Edit Tag' ) or __( 'Edit Category' ).
  • Update Item: It is a label for update item text. Default is __( 'Update Tag' ) or __( 'Update Category' ).
  • Add New Item: It is a label for add new item text. Default is __( 'Add New Tag' ) or __( 'Add New Category' ).
  • New Item Name: It is a label for new item name text. Default is __( 'New Tag Name' ) or __( 'New Category Name' ).
  • Separate Items: It is a label for separate item with commas text used in the taxonomy meta box. This string isn't used on hierarchical taxonomies. Default is __( 'Separate tags with commas' ), or null.
  • Add or remove: It is a label for add or remove items text used in the meta box when JavaScript is disabled. This string isn't used on hierarchical taxonomies. Default is __( 'Add or remove tags' ) or null.
  • Most Used: It is a label for choose from most used text used in the taxonomy meta box. This string isn't used on hierarchical taxonomies. Default is __( 'Choose from the most used tags' ) or null.
  • Menu Name: It is a label for menu name text. This string is the name to give menu items. Defaults to value of name.

Taxonomy Type Section

It allows you to choose a type of taxonomy.

  • Hierarchical - like post categories, with parent / children relationship and checkboxes to select taxonomy 
  • Flat - like post tags, with a text input to enter terms.

You can choose post types to be built with your current taxonomy. Options include: (1) Blocks (2) Media (3) Pages (4) Posts (5) Slider

Additional Options
  • Rewrite: Rewrite permalinks with this format. The default will use $taxonomy as query var. Optional (Input Field): Replace taxonomy slug with this - defaults to taxonomy slug. Select this option to allow permalinks to be prepended with front base. Defaults to true.
  • Hierarchical URLs: True or false allow hierarchical urls (implemented in Version 3.1). 
  • show_ui: Whether to generate a default UI for managing this taxonomy. Default: if not set, defaults to value of the public argument.
  • show_in_nav_menus: True makes this taxonomy available for selection in navigation menus. Default: if not set, defaults to value of public argument.
  • show_tagcloud: Whether to allow the Tag Cloud widget to use this taxonomy. Default: if not set, defaults to value of show_ui argument. 
  • show_admin_column: Whether to allow automatic creation of taxonomy columns on associated post-types. Default: false. 
  • query_var: Disable to prevent queries like "mysite.com/?taxonomy=example". Enable to use queries like "mysite.com/?taxonomy=example". Enable and set a value to use queries like "mysite.com/?query_var_value=example". Default: true - set to $taxonomy. Optional (Input Field): String to customize query var
  • update_count_callback (Input Field): Function name that will be called to update the count of an associated $object_type, such as post, is updated. Default: None.
  • Meta box callback function:Hide taxonomy meta box. (Check box) If you disable this, there will be no metabox on entry edit screen.
  • meta_box_cb (Input Field): Provide a callback function name for the meta box display. Default: None.