Learn the difference between categories and posts and how to best use them to deliver and organize your Product content.
In this article:
What is a Product Post?
A Post is a lesson or module in your Course Product.
It is a piece of content (whether video, assessment, audio, text or a combination) within a Category of a Product. You can create multiple Posts within a Category.
Read How to Create a Product Post for details.
Your Posts will look like this:
The following elements can be added to a Post:
- Video or an Assessment
- Audio File
- Text Box
What is a Product Category?
A Category is an organizational tool to contain your Posts under a similar heading.
For instance, if you are teaching a course on drumming for beginners, and you have Posts that teach about drumming techniques as well as the different kinds of sticks you can use, you could create Categories for "Techniques" and "Stick Types".
Read How to Create a Category for details.
Categories will look like this in your Product Outline:
Categories are also used to Drip release content in a Product.
This can be configured in the Category settings.
What is a Subcategory?
Subcategories are secondary categories within a main category.
Subcategories are a great way to further organize your Product Outline, to create bite-sized, manageable sessions for your Members.
Learn how to create subcategories.
Subcategories will look similar to the image below in your Product Outline:
You can create up to 30 Subcategories within each main Category.
Subcategories can also be set to Drip release content. This is very useful if you only want to Drip certain posts within the Category, but do not want to Drip the whole Category.
Read how to Drip Product Posts to learn more about the Drip Feature within Kajabi.