Do you want to hide or remove the author name from your WordPress blog posts? Normally, blog posts are supposed to show author name with other meta-data like date and category.
However, some blog owners may not want to display the author name next to their blog posts.
By default, WordPress does not have an option to remove author name, and you must select an author to publish a post.
In this article, we will show you two ways to easily remove author name from your WordPress posts.
You will create a generic author name and use it for all your past and future articles. You will need to change the author name before publishing each post.
Note: This method is irreversible. If you do this and want to revert, then you will have to edit each post and assign it to the original author manually.
You can hide author name from each WordPress posts and/or BLOG as below.
- Go to
Dashboard -> Appearance -> Customize Theme -> BLOG Options
- Select the checkbox as shows in the following image and Publish.