Content Categories: Pause a Content Category

Pause a scheduled Content Category until you're ready to re-share from it, without removing it from your schedule.

All you have to do is go to your Content Categories and use the toggle button to set it as Paused or Active.

🟥 When you see the Red toggle = the Content Category with its content is paused.

🟩 When you see the Green toggle = the Content Category with its content is active.

How to pause a Content Category

Click on the interactive screen below to see the steps, or scroll down to the written instructions.


Go to your Content Categories here.


For the Category you wish to pause or unpause, click on "Active" or "Pause"

How does pausing a Content Category affect your schedule?

When you pause a Category, it doesn't disappear from your schedule.

  • Instead, the posting times when the Category is scheduled will be skipped, until the Category gets reactivated. 
  • In your View Your Next Posts tab, you'll notice that any Category that is paused will still show up in your schedule (for you to know exactly what posting times are getting skipped).

When should I pause a Content Category?

You can pause a Category when you want to stop publishing something short-term, without having to modify your current schedule to accommodate that. 

E.g., If something happens globally, and your current schedule posts are not appropriate anymore, you can pause the Category and wait until the dust settles. 

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