Sometime you need to copy or convert terms between taxonomies. For Example: You are using some tag from a long time and now you want to transform it to a category so that you can provide better filters by creating its sub-categories.
Taxonomies is the term used to refer categories, tags and any other custom taxonomies that may be present with in your active theme or plugins. Taxonomy Converter is a free WordPress plugin, based on Categories to Tags Converter. It allows you to copy (duplicate) or convert or move terms between taxonomies. You can do this between two or multiple taxonomies, while maintaining associated posts.
To start, install and activate Taxonomy Converter then follow the steps:
- Visit Dashboard -> Tools -> Import -> Taxonomy Converter page.
- As soon you click on Taxonomy Converter visible in Tools section, you will be seeing a screen that lets you convert or copy categories or tags.