Import Categories, Tags & Custom Taxonomies to WordPress - WP All Import

The Easiest Way to Import WordPress Categories, Tags, Brands, and More

Drag & drop to set up an import for thousands of custom taxonomies in minutes.
  • Import custom taxonomies added by any plugin
  • Full support for custom term meta and images
  • Easily set up hierarchical parent/child categories
  • Intelligent matching to link data to existing terms
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Import thousands of WordPress taxonomies in minutes.

Drag & drop to import nested WordPress categories, custom taxonomies, and term meta.

Automatically detect custom categories and tags.

Import data into custom taxonomies from any theme or plugin. If it's in WordPress, WP All Import will find it.

Import images and term meta directly into categories and tags.

Have thousands of brands that need images and custom data? Not a problem. Importing products but need to create and link their categories? Done, automatically.
Categories, Tags, Taxonomies

Drag & drop to create parent/child relationships.

It doesn't matter how your data looks or how complicated your taxonomy structure is, this powerful set of tools will sort it out.

Powerful mapping tools.

Bringing in data from multiple sources? Easily map categories to keep your site organized and clean.

Featured packed, flexible, and dead-simple.

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Two Ways to Import

Add categories directly with a dedicated import, or import posts and their categories will be created automatically.
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Complete Customization

Granular control over every single piece of data. Think your import is too complicated? Think again.
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Import Huge Amounts of Data

It doesn't matter how big your site is or how much data you need to import, WP All Import can handle it. 
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WPML & Polylang

Importing data to a multilingual site has never been easier, with support from the WPML and Polylang teams.
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Not Just Categories, Everything

Import and export WooCommerce products, orders, users, listings, image galleries, and more.
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WooCommerce, ACF, and More

Import categories add by any theme or plugin, including WooCommerce, ACF, Types, Pods, etc.
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Scheduled Imports

Run imports automatically on a schedule. Subscribe to our point and click scheduling service, or set up cron jobs.
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Developer Friendly

Write and test PHP right inside WP All Import when setting up your import, with tons of snippets to get you started.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does my data need to be structured?
WP All Import doesn't care how your data is structured. Upload your data and then drag & drop to set up your import. Give it a try, and feel free to get in touch if you have any questions or run in to any problems.
Do I have to use a separate import for my WordPress categories and tags? How do I link my posts to my taxonomies?
It's up to you. When importing posts WP All Import can automatically match to existing terms and create new ones if necessary. To import term meta and images you'll need a dedicated import.
What if my import CSV doesn't match the WordPress categories and tags on my site?
Let's assume your import data has products tagged 'Kids', but you want it them to be tagged 'Children' to match your site. Just create a mapping rule and WP All Import will automatically process your data during import.
What plugins do I need to import WordPress taxonomies?
To import categories and tags you need WP All Import. If you want to import WooCommerce products, you'll need the WooCo Add-On.

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