how to change author in wordpress

Let’s dive deep into wordpress posts:

It is really easy to understand to change the name of author in wordpress posts. You can do it by following few simple steps.

First log-in to your wordpress dashboard and then you will have to click on ‘users’ and then on ‘all users’. Now you will have to change your nick name and the name to be displayed publicly. At last you will have to click on ‘update profile’ to save the changes you have made. And you are all done. The author’s name of your posts will get changed. By following this procedure, you can easily bring into effect this concerned changes into your posts for the purpose of personalization.

Exploring the steps to swaping the author in wordpress:

The process of switching to different author name stands thus:

  • Log-in to your wordpress dashboard.
  • Go to ‘users’-then to ‘all users’ to make changes in the profile section.
  • Change the ‘nick name’ and the one to be displayed publicly.
  • Click on ‘update profile’ and you are all done.

The proceedure is really very very simple to understand. I have already made other dedicated posts on SEO-Information like what is breadcrumb, how to create a menu in wordpress, how to disable CDN in Hostinger, how to change server location of your website(s) and so on. You may read about them from these links to enrich yourself with SEO-information.

Unravelling The steps through screenshots:

Today in this blog post I will take you to the wordpress dashboard of one of my websites to change the author name of the posts of my website to show you the procedure in wordpress practically through screenshots.

how to change author in wordpress

This is the home page of one of my websites. And here the author name is being shown as ‘sandip.riyasa’.

Now I will change this to ‘sandip’ and at the same time

I will show you the process about making the concerned change in wordpress practically through screenshots. All you will have to do is just to follow the instruction as shown in the image.

Now click on ‘user’ and then on ‘all user’.

how to change author in wordpress
how to change author in wordpress

Now click on editto edit the profile and thus to swap the author name of all of your posts.

Now you will land on a page like this. So scroll down holding your click at the right side to go down at the page.

how to change author in wordpress
how to change author in wordpress

Now make edit in the ‘nickname’ and the ‘name to be dispalayed publicly’. The interchanges you make will reflect on the author’s name against each of your posts.

So follow the instruction as shown in the image and edit the ‘nick name‘ & the ‘Display name publicly as‘ according to your wish.

I have changed the ‘nick name’ to ‘sandip’ and have chosen ‘sandip’ from the option given against the option ‘Display name publicly as‘.

how to change author in wordpress

Hat’s off to wordpress for making things so simple.

how to change author in wordpress

Now all you will have to do is to scroll down to update the edits you have already made.

With clicking on update, the author name of all of your posts will get changed. Now I will take you again to my website to show you the change in

how to change author in wordpress

the name of the author reflecting accurately as I have made.

how to change author in wordpress

See that the author name has been already swapped to ‘sandip’ from ‘sandip.riyasa’.

And with this the process ends.

Have not I told you at the beginning that it is really very very easy.

Let’s conclude technical facts about this change:

As you have read so far, all your worries about interchanging the name of author in wordpress must have vanished from your mind. And it’s been really a matter of great pleasure for me to be able to share my views with you all. If you have any more issues, do write to me in the comment box because this inspires me to write more & more posts like this with a view to solving your issues.

Thank you, all.

How do I change my admin name to author in WordPress?

It is very easy in wordpress to change and use the admin name as author name and below mentuioned are the ways to complete the proceedure of making the concerned change.
**Login to your wordpress dashboard and go to ‘users’.
**Click on ‘all users’.
**Change the nick name and the one to get dispalayed publicly according to yopur preference. You may also swap it to exactly match the admin name also.
**At last click on ‘update’ to finish the process.

How do I change the author slug in WordPress?

In WordPress, you can easily perform this action of swapping author slug . For bringing such edits into effect, you will have to move over to ‘settings’ and to click on ‘edit author slug page‘. Here, you can easily make handsome edit in the author base and this will also let you to choose different bases for different user roles. Remember to click on ‘save changes‘ to finish the process.

How do I manually change my WP admin?

WordPress allows it’s users to change the admin manually and the steps to completeing this process is mentioned below:
**Create a new file.
**Copy the code from WP Login.
**Paste the copied code into the file you have created newly.
**Restore WP login php with the new file name.
** Delete the wp login php file.
**Log in to your new url.

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