Taxonomy can be thought of classifying website content which display specific content based on taxonomy terms. Drupal taxonomy is made up of −
Term − It is used to manage or describe the content.
Vocabulary − It is set of terms.
Following are the steps to work with Drupal Taxonomy −
Step 1 − Go to Structure and click the Taxonomy option.
Step 2 − You can create a new vocabulary for Drupal taxonomy by clicking on Add vocabulary link.
Step 3 − You will get a screen with Name field for adding name for your vocabulary which is mandatory and Description field is used for adding description for the vocabulary. Click the Save button.
Step 4 − Click add terms to add new terms to the created vocabulary as shown in the following screen.
Step 5 − The screen shows some fields as seen in the following screen.
Following are the details of the fields present in the preceding screen.
Name− It specifies name of the term.
Description− It is used for adding description for the term.
Text format− It provides different types of formats by using dropdown menu.
URL alias− It optionally specifies an alternative URL by which this term can be accessed.
Parent Terms − In this field, you can set a term as the parent term.
Weight − Specifies weight for each term which will then display in ascending order by weight.
After filling all the fields, click the Save button.