custom post types – Creating Site with Menu Like HomeDepot.com Without Cart/Purchase Option – WordPress Website Design Article

I’m new to WordPress and want to make a catalog site with a menu system like HomeDepot.com, Target.com, Walmart.com, etc. but without the option to purchase items. My needs are listed below, and I’m wondering what plugins/modifications will be necessary to achieve what I’d like to do. I have experience with Drupal and can do some template modification and PHP without much trouble – I just need to understand the WordPress system a little better. I need to build a…

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hierarchical – What is the best practice for working with child categories and optionally selecting the parent category – WordPress Website Design Article

I would think if I select a child category, that the parent category would automatically be selected (with no choice to deselect the parent), but it’s optional. Looking at how WordPress sets up this user experience flow: I’ve noticed if I create a new post, and assign it to an existing child category, it simply ticks the child category option but the parent category is not selected. Alternatively, if I want to assign a new post to a non-existent child…

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