Working with WordPress Bulk Edit Actions [Posts and Pages]

In WordPress, you can perform bulk edit actions for posts and pages quickly and easily.

Instead of editing each post or page, you can select all posts or pages related to the same categories and edit them all at once.

And let’s see how to do so

WordPress Bulk Edit Actions

After login into your WordPress website, click all posts or pages

WordPress Posts and Pages
WordPress Posts and Pages

For example, if you navigate to the posts, checkmark the “Posts” under “Bulk Actions” to edit all the posts that appear on the screen.

Or select the posts that are related to the same categories.

Upon selection, click “Bulk Actions” to expand its options and select “Edit”

Now click “Apply” which is towards the left of the “Edit”.

WordPress Bulk Edit Actions
WordPress Bulk Edit Actions

Now you can delete the unnecessary selections under “Bulk Edit”.

Now choose the category, and primary belongs to all the posts.

You can also change author, template, comments, status, pings, and sticky.

If you want to keep the existing settings, keep “-No Change-“

Lastly, click “Update”.

Update post category, and other information
Update post category, and other information

Bulk edit pages in WordPress:

After login into your WordPress website, click “Pages”

Navigate to the pages and tick mark the “pages” under “Bulk Actions” to edit all the pages that appear on the screen.

Or select the pages that are related to the same categories.

Upon selection, click “Bulk Actions” to expand its options and select “Edit”

Now click “Apply”.

Now you can delete the unnecessary selections under “Bulk Edit”.

Now choose the category, and primary belongs to all the pages.

You can also change author, template, comments, status, pings, and sticky.

If you want to keep the existing settings, keep “-No Change-“

Lastly, click “Update”.

How to Use WordPress Bulk Edit Actions?

Instead of editing each post or page, you can select all posts or pages related to the same categories and edit them all at once to save our time.

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