2 Amazing Ways To Edit Footer In WordPress

How To Edit Footer In Wordpress

In this Post, I will show you how to edit the footer in wordpress, Step by Step. By reading this article you will be able to remove or edit the  theme developer credits in the Footer of your WordPress. Let’s Get Started !

Editing WordPress Footer with Customizer

Step 1: Login to your WordPress & Go to your homepage.

Step 2: Click on ‘Customize’ button.

Wordpress Screenshot Showing The Customize Button

Step 3: I’m Using Astra Theme. Well developed themes like Astra or OceanWP has a dedicated area to edit the Footer in the theme Customizer, Probably your theme might have something similar, Look for it.

Dedicated Option For Editing Footer In Astra WordPress Theme

If you are Not using theme like Astra, I strongly Recommend you to Try Astra, They have Both Free and Pro verions. Free version is enough for majority of the people.

Editing The Content In Footer Area In Astra Theme

Step 4: After you made the changes, Click the ‘Publish’ Button. Clear cache, If you use any kind of cache plugin. Your changes will be Live.

Editing WordPress Footer with Theme Editor

Step 1: Go to your WordPress dashboard.

Screenshot Showing The Theme Editor Option In WordPress

Step 2: Under Appearance, Select Theme Editor.

Editing The Footer Of WordPress In Theme Editor

Step 3: After you click on footer.php , Just Find  for the Existing Footer Text  in the code , Then Edit or Replace it with your text and hit Update File . Done, Your changes will be Live !

Note: Some Theme developers will Hide the Setting in the Free versions of the Themes, Check in the theme FAQ Pages for More Info.

Any Questions ? Contact me on [email protected] 

Ganesh Bommanaveni
Ganesh Bommanaveni
I’m Ganesh, a Digital Marketer & The Founder of RankMe1. I am a fan of Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation.