(Last Updated On: January 8, 2014)

Well, sometimes we want to convert some big tags into main categories which usually known as taxonomy conversion. So, if you are facing the same problem and want to convert tags to categories or vice versa (categories to tags) simply follow this guide.

In this article I’ll show you how to convert tags to categories or vice versa in WordPress. It’s not that big deal.

Converting Tags to Categories or Vice Versa in WordPress

Taxonomy Converter WordPress plugin lets you copy or convert terms between taxonomies such as tags and categories in your WordPress blog. This plugin also support any other custom taxonomies that may be present with your active theme and plugins.

This plugin, based on Categories to Tags Converter, allows you to copy (duplicate) or convert (move) terms from one taxonomy to another or to multiple taxonomies, while maintaining associated posts.

How Taxonomy Converter Works?

Follow the steps below:

  • Once you install Taxonomy Converter in your WordPress blog
  • Go to the Tools → Import screen
  • Click on Taxonomy Converter
Taxonomy Converter

Taxonomy Converter

  •  Finally, copy or convert the taxonomies as you want them to be…
Taxonomy Converter Options

Taxonomy Converter Options