How to Edit Footer in WordPress (Step by Step)

Last updated on September 18th, 2023 by Rahul Kumar Singh

Do you want to edit your wordpress website footer? If yes then this article is helpful for you because in this article I will show you how to edit the footer of WordPress website.

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How to Edit Footer in WordPress?

Here are the steps you can follow to edit your WordPress site Footer easily:

Step 1: Login to WordPress Site

The first step I have for you is login to your wordpress backend. If your wordpress website is, type: to log in on your wordpress site backend.

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Step 2: See Dashboard

The second step I have for you is when you successfully logged in on your wordpress backend then you can see your dashboard like this. (see image)

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Step 3: Go to Appearance

The third step I have for you is now click on the Appearance button that is located on the middle left corner.

how to edit footer in wordpress

Step 4: Appearance > Editor

The fourth step I have for you is In Appearance, you need to click on the editor button.

Step 5: Find Footer.php

The fifth step I have for you is when you are in Editor you need to find the Footer.php file and then click on Footer.php. It is located on the theme files list.

Step 6: Edit Footer > Save 

The sixth step I have for you is now you will edit your footer. when your editing is completed then click on the save changes button.

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That’s it you can change footer.

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Editing Footer in WordPress is not a difficult job because WordPress Site Footer is located  on WP Backend > Appearance > Editor > Footer.php

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pranita deshpande
5 years ago

Thanks for the nice guide.

Mark Stephen
5 years ago

I am especially looking for this type of article because I am facing this same issue on cache for my website. Now I am able to

understand how to fix this edit footer in WordPress website. So thank you so much for sharing this information it just

amazing and very helpful for me.

5 years ago

This is excellent information. Thanks for sharing.

Tarique Amir
5 years ago

Hi Rahul,

Great post with very good information. You have made things so much easier by sharing this step by step guide.

Thanks for sharing this post. Have a great day.

Sam Davies
5 years ago

Hello Sir,

Great blog for edit footer in wordpress step by step. and very useful this article.

5 years ago