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When building a site for a client, it can be useful to be able to modify the dashboard footer text. This recipe is going to show you how you can easily do it using a hook.

Paste the following on your functions.php, save the file, and you’re done. Couldn’t been easier 😉

function remove_footer_admin () {
    echo "Your own text";

add_filter('admin_footer_text', 'remove_footer_admin'); 



  1. Nice and wonderful piece of tips!

  2. Please is it possible to add links into the the snippet

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