How To Remove Footer Credit In Blogger Template


We all know blogger is one of the biggest blogging platforms around the globe and you can get beautiful and fascinating templates from famous website like templatism, soratemplates, templatify and way2themes, they all provide premium templates at a cheaper rate, premium template do not contain footer credit but free template contain footer credit with a copyright link directing to the website where you downloaded the template.

you must have been trying to remove footer credit on your free template but you are unable to it or you are not getting it right and sometimes when you try to edit your code by changing the copyright link in your HTML section, it remains the same as the original template copyright link.

actually, these links are attached with some Javascript or CSS by the developers so you have no choice but to purchase the premium template, locating CSS and Javascript code can be stressful and time-consuming.

in this tutorial, I will teach you a two-way trick to get rid of footer credit and completely own your dream template


1. It helps you save more, you don’t have to pay anyone to help you remove footer credit and you need not worry about buying the premium template.

2. It easy and safe no copyright problem is attached, you can easily do it yourself.


1. Hide Copyright Link: this trick only shows the name of the template and make the link invisible so it won’t redirect to the developer website.

2. permanently remove copyright link: with this trick you completely own the template without source link, you can also customize the link to your preferable link and title.




Hide link to avoid redirection

important notice: you must back up your template so you don’t lose it if there’s an error.

Step 1
login to your blogger dashboard by the left click on theme>>edit HTML

Step 2
in your html code find the copyright section, for easy search use CTRL+F and input created by or designed by in the search box when loacated you see a code like this

 Designed with <i aria-hidden=’true’ class=’fa fa-heart’ style=’color: red;’/> by <a href=’’ id=’mycontent’ style=’visibility:show’ title=’Blogger Templates’>Way2Themes</a>

here is the solution, add this code

style= ‘visibilty: hidden’ 

now your copyright section should look like this  Designed with <i aria-hidden=’true’ class=’fa fa-heart’ style=’color: red;’/> by <a href=’’ id=’mycontent’ style=’visibility:Hidden’ title=’Blogger Templates’>Way2Themes</a>  and click on save template.

this trick only hides the developer link. See How To Link Javascript in HTML


you need to be careful if you don’t know much about HTML, I advise you back up your template before you proceed I will also provide a video tutorial should in case you don’t understand all the explanation and write-ups.




login to your blogger dashboard click on template>>edit HTML like I said earlier you need to be careful so you don’t crash your crash your template, make use of  the CTRL+F for quick search input this code below in your search box Recommended- SEO strategy for 2017

Var _

now delete the entire HTML/CSS code attached to the var _ starting from var _ to the end

NOTE: the var _ happens to appear twice on most template and sometimes appears once in some so you need to watch out if the var _ appear twice on your template and make sure you remove the both of them and the entire code attached to it, click on the save template button to implement your changes.


After saving the template, search for the copyright section, you can now edit the original copyright link to your own or remove the entire copyright section ( your choice)

Here Is A Video To Help You Out

Caution/Conclusion; It my pleasure to share with you the little I have learned, while doing this you need to be careful and make sure you back up your template before you touch your code, I hope this tutorial help you remove your template footer credit, if you face any challenge removing the footer credit on your template I can help you with that for free. You can reach me using the contact form or the instant chat button for a quick response.
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  1. Hello Muideen,

    Thanks for sharing an informative article. I also want to remove the footer credit on my blog also. This is the best guide with the images. It makes the concept more easier to understand. We will hope for more articles like this.

  2. This is the right blog for anyone who wants to find out about this topic. You realize so much its almost hard to argue with you. You definitely put a new spin on a topic thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just great!

  3. This guide is really amazing as it has simplified a lot of queries for me. You present your research openly for everyone to read and understand, that too without any cost.

  4. I’m so happy it works real good. I have been searching for 5 days on the internet none work. America and India blogs I read a lot but I couldn’t get an answer but I read Nigeria first post from naira land and it works 100%. I’m from Nigeria but I didn’t believe Nigerian in websites issues. But you make me believed, really impressive.

  5. Your article will really help me and other bloggers too that how to write or what points to focus on while writing good and quality content.
    Thanks a lot for such a nice and very effective article. Keep sharing.
    Good day

  6. Hi Muideen Samuel,
    After reading your post I get a new trick. This remove footer credit in blogger tips will help me to build my blogs better. I am also writing blogs from long time. Thanks for your suggestions.


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