FUEL CMS User Guide : Version 1.5.2


Categories allow you to group your posts together. A post can belong to more then one category. To create a category, you can either add it directly within the post, or you can create them under the categories menu item. Categories are powered by a blog_categories_model and have a grandparent class of MY_Model.

Category Fields

Below are the fields to fill out for a category:

The Category Model Properties

The category object has the following properties:

The Category Model Methods

The category object model has the following methods:


Returns an array of posts associated with a category.


Returns the number of posts associated with the category.


Returns a url to that category.