Will McLean is a designer and artist working in the Central Coast of NSW where he lives with his wife and 2 children.

Will is a meticulous developer and favours simplicity and clarity within his code. He can’t stand writing things twice so searches for any way to automate. His experiments can be found in the Exercises section of this site.

Will designs within systems. No project is too small for a design system. He favours the unusual, if not, how can he progress? You can read about his work in the Case Studies section of this site.

Created: December 18, 2017

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How to disable the default WordPress categories

You need to register the taxonomy ‘category’ again with no arguments. You can do this by adding the below snippet to your functions.php file.

function unregister_categories() {
    register_taxonomy( 'category', array() );
}

add_action( 'init', 'unregister_categories' );