So, your website has finally come together. You’ve stormed up an eye-catching header, your content is on point, and you are ready to unleash your site to the world.

Then you notice the “Proudly Powered By WordPress” link on your footer. Is your masterpiece forever condemned to being a WordPress mascot, or can the footer be removed? The good news is, it CAN.

If you run a business website you’ll want to change or remove the footer credits.

You’ve probably noticed the footer message that links back to WordPress.org: Proudly Powered by WordPress.

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