How to remove category & tag base from WordPress URL

Would you like to remove the category & tag base from WordPress URL? Do you need custom URL’s? It’s a super simple! You need only 2 minutes (maybe less). Let’s see some solutions.

Through the WordPress administration

If you want to remove /category/ from the url, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings > Permalinks
  2. Slide down to the Optional setting
  3. Delete all from Category base and Tag base
  4. Save it and URL will be changed (like

Through the Yoast SEO

If you use Yoast SEO plugin just go to:

Search Appearance > Taxonomies > Category URLs.


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