Quick Edit a WordPress Post

How to Quick Edit a WordPress Post

If you want to change the title, slug, publish date or add your post to a category, you can use the Quick Edit function and make this change directly from the All Posts Screen.

To do this, hover over your post title and a new menu items will reveal themselves directly below the title. Click Quick Edit from this menu.

Quick Edit in All Posts Screen WordPress

Locate Quick Edit All Posts Screen

Quick edit options will let you change title, slug, publish date or let you add your post to a category.

Make your changes and click update to save your new post.

Quick Edit options WordPress Website

Quick Edit Options WordPress

Tip: If your site has been indexed by Google or Bing etc, be very careful editing your post slug.  Webmaster Tools will report your missing post if you change the slug.