Default WordPress post category :
After creating a WordPress blog, when you publish post on your WordPress blog that will go to default category. We can change default post category on your WordPress. We already discussed how to create categories on your WordPress, Now I'm going to explain how to change default post category of your WordPress blog.
We can set specific category as default category to blog posts in WordPress. With Default Post Category option , newly publishes post will automatically go to that category which mentioned as Default Post Category.
How to Change Default Post Category in WordPress :It is easy to set default post category in WordPress. Before setting default category to your WordPress blog posts , first create categories in your WordPress and then choose the one you want to set as default category for your blog posts. At any time you can change default post category of your WordPress blog.
After creating a WordPress blog, Uncategorized is set as default category to your blog post in WordPress. So it is better to create categories to your blog and then change your default category.
Follow below steps to set/change default posts category in WordPress blog.Step 1 : Go to WordPress Dashboard
Step 2 : Click on Settings
Step 3 : Click on Writing under Settings
Step 4 : Now you can see Default posts category under Writing Settings.
Select any category to as default from that default posts category drop down menu.
Step 5 : Click on Save Changes.