In this example we will use the Directory edition. If you have a different edition installed click the tab for that edition.
Click on the Directory tab.
Click on the link Listing Categories
Click the Add New Record button.
Enter the information for the Category
Active = Set Yes to make the category active on the site.
Allow Posting = Set Yes to allow listings to be posted under this category
Parent Category = If this will be a sub-category select the name of the parent category from the dropdown.
Title = Enter the category
SEO Friendly Name (optional) = Enter an SEO friendly name for the category. This will display in that category page URL instead of the category name.
Sort Order – Default value is 100. If you would like to place your categories in a specific order on your website, enter a different value here.