How to Edit Footer Copyright Text in any WordPress Theme ?

How to Edit Footer Copyright Text in any WordPress Theme ?

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Hi, guys today we’re going to see how you can change the copyright text on your wordpress website. So this is Vivek from            wpw3schools.com  and let’s change our copyright text first let’s see our wordpress site where we have our copyright text.

Let’s see here we have a wordpress website and here we have a copyright text at the bottom of your site like this.

copyright text

You can see this by clicking this link here. After reading this full article you are eligible to remove or change your copyright text. So this is a text we are going to change.

Now to change this text there are two methods are :

1. Change our theme settings using the customize option 

2. Changing copyright text using a plugin 

1. Change our theme settings using the customize option :

Step 1 :

So to change the text click the customize button and it will take you to this page.

custom

Step 2 :

Now, click the footer and click the footer bar here. you can see the copyright section.

Footer Bar

Step 3 :

To change the text first let’s delete this default text. Now enter the text you want I’m going to enter my copyright text.

Copyright Section

Now to save the changes click publish.

Step 4 :

So now, if we go back to our website you can see the default copyright text. Now if we click refresh you can see that we have changed our copyright text.

change the c

So this how you can change your copyright text on your website. Okay now, some themes will not have the option to change the copyright text inside the customize menu.

So how do you change the copyright text when your theme does not have. So we have to go to the second method.

2. Changing copyright text using a plugin :

Let’s go to the second method to change the copyright text which is to use a plugin to change the text.

Step 1 :

To change the copyright text using this method first we need to install the plugin. To install the plugin let’s go to our website dashboard and then go-to plugins and click add new.

Add new button

Step 2 :

Here search for visual footer credit remover and you will get this plugin. Now, this a plugin that will help us to change our copyright text. So to install the plugin click install now, and then click activate.

Visual footer credit-remover

So now we have successfully installed the plugin.

Step 3 :

To change the copyright text, go to tools and click visual footer credit remover and it will take you to this page.

Go to page

Step 4 :

Here select the footer text which you want to change, once you click the text it will remove from here and now enter the text you want here. I’m going to enter my copyright text.

Click-to-copyright-text

So once you have done that just click save and your text will be changed like this.

copyright text

So now, if we go back to our website and click refresh. You can see that we have successfully changed the copyright text using the plugin.

Okay that’s it guys this is how you can change your footer copyright text on your wordpress website. I hope it helped you.

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