How to Create Tags in Joomla?

Posted on March 4th, 2017

Joomla is one of the most popular content management systems on the internet. It simply allows you to create a blog or a website without any technical knowledge. Joomla powers some of the most popular websites on the internet as it is perfect for sites having very high traffic. It also provides all the features you will ever need to manage a blog or a website.

Joomla also allows us to manage and attach tags with our articles. Tags are simply a type of category but very specific. You can attach more than one tag to any article and it does not have any hierarchy. It will basically keep your visitor engaged with your site. When you create a tag and attach it with an article, your visitor can see the list of articles available under the same tag.

Tags can improve your bounce rate and keep your visitors engaged. So, it is very important to properly manage tags. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to create tags in Joomla. So, Let’s get started.

Manage tags in Joomla

Log in to the admin panel of your Joomla and click on the Components -> Tags option given in the top menu bar. See the following screenshot.

Create Tags


To create a new tag, click on the New button with the green background just as highlighted in the following screenshot.

Create Tags

On this page, Enter the title, Alias, details and other important information about your tag. You can also select a parent tag, status, Access, language and much more.

Create Tags

After entering all the required information, click on the Save button given on the top-right corner of the page to save a new tag.

Create Tags

So, this is how you can create tags in Joomla. It is an important task to regularly manage tags if you are managing a huge blog or a website in Joomla.

If you have any questions regarding Tags in Joomla, please let us know in the comment section given below, we will get back to you with help as soon as possible.

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