The Difference Between WordPress Tags & WordPress Categories
Everyone pretty much gets the idea behind WordPress Categories, but Tags can be a bit confusing as they are similar in function to Categories. Both add actual “keywords” to your post’s content and both can be used to Navigate the WordPress based blog or website. which makes it difficult to explain the differences to non-techies.
So the next time the need to explain WordPress Tags & Categories to a client arises try using “Geek Speak Redux“:
Categories are like the Table of Contents in a book, and Tags are the equivalent to the books index.
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