How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

Written by Sathish Arumugam

In this article “How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website”, we are going to see how to change the footer link which is associated in the WordPress. The theme footer link is not important and it don’t want to be in our site.

 

We can edit it with our site name simply. When we first install the WordPress get a footer showing in the image below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

It is a default appearance, we can change it by following process.
Login to the WordPress Dashboard. Click on to Appearance -> Editor. We get the coding, PHP files and the templates of the themes at the right side as shown in the image below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

Click on the Footer which is shown in the image below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

Find the code that displays at the bottom of the site. For example, “powered by WordPress” as shown in the footer link as displayed below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

Remove that footer text and add your own text there as shown in the image below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website

Once done, click on the “Update File”. Now we can see the changes in or site as shown in the image below.

How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website
Note: This article shows the screenshots of Twenty Thirteen theme. If we have paid themes, there will an option in the theme itself to edit the footer.
Thus, the footer link can be modified.

Hope this article “How To Change The Footer Link In WordPress Website” is useful for the beginners. Share it with friends. Follow us on twitter to get more information. Is there any other way to modify the theme footer? If so comment us below.

About the author

Sathish Arumugam

I am a professional blogger, web designer, entrepreneur & digital marketer. Its my great privilege to share that I am the founder of this Traffic Crow & SGS Mediasoft. I have been in this blogging field of more than 8 years.

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