How to remove “Just another WordPress site” on Twenty-Twenty theme?

customize your wordpress site's tagline by removing the default one
Remove WordPress default tagline

While struggling with the new website customizing, there are some things that make the beginners insane and “Just another WordPress site” is one such thing.  Irrespective of how beautiful the website is decorated, this one phrase spoils the entire ambience.

However, it is not a difficult task to get rid of this. This is set by default and appears on all those sites which are not customized.

Let us see how we can get rid of this annoying phrase on brand new websites:

Login to your site — Dashboard– Appearance — Customize — Site Identity – Tagline  — Remove the default tag line “Just another WordPress site” and fill it with a custom tag line.  

You also have an option not to put anything as a tag line. Just remove it.

Save the changes and click on pre-view to find the new change on your site. You will be thrilled for not finding the phrase that bothered you so far!

How to remove “Powered by WordPress” on Twenty-Twenty theme?

Delete "powered by WordPress while customizing 20 20 theme
Remove Footer credits

While customizing Twenty-Twenty theme, you may find a rigid phrase “Powered by WordPress”.  You may feel clueless to remove it and many keep tolerating it finding no option to remove it from the site.

Though it seems difficult to be removed, it can be removed easily. Let us see how we can remove the phrase while customizing the 20-20 theme.

This is a bit of coding job.  But you don’t need to be a developer to perform this task. Experts suggest webmasters to take a backup before modifying the Cascade Style Sheet (CSS).

Take a backup of your site before you go for this change.

Once the backup is taken, right click on “Powered by WordPress” on the site and click on inspect on the extreme bottom.

Half of the page displays bits of codes that seem to be Greek and Latin to non-technical people. But don’t worry. You don’t have to do much!

Just find the class name for “Powered by WordPress” element in Twenty-Twenty theme.

Copy it and paste it in the Additional CSS. The code phrase will be like as following:

publish the changes and the phrase is immediately removed.

Click on Publish and that’s it! Look at the preview and you will not find it anymore on the footer of your site. It’s all gone…….

There is yet another method to remove this “powered by WordPress” phase. However, this is not a recommended one as it is risky.

People those who are not developers themselves are suggested to take a backup before performing this task.

<p class="powered-by-wordpress">
<a href="<?php echo esc_url( __( '', 'twentytwenty' ) ); ?>">
<?php _e( 'Powered by WordPress', 'twentytwenty' ); ?>
</p><!-- .powered-by-wordpress -->

Go to Appearance – Theme Editor – Footer PhP – Select the entire element and delete it. Look out for the code given below to be deleted.

Update the file and that’s it. The annoying phrase is removed just like that!

How to change a WordPress site’s tagline in Twenty-twenty theme?

It is pretty simple to change a website's tagline on 20 20 theme
Tagline specifies the nature of the website

WordPress has launched its new default theme Twenty-twenty to replace the most loved theme Twenty-Nineteen. The new theme is apparently updated and user-friendly than the earlier version.

With every version of the theme Twenty-? the features are getting better in the process of its customization nullifying the struggles of developing a website.

The twenty-twenty theme makes it possible to change the site logo, tagline, Favicon and back ground color all at once on the same page.

We have curated the necessary articles that teach about customization of Twenty-twenty theme on WordPress. We know how important is the tag line for any website as it describes about the business in a few phrases. Tag line gives a brief introduction to the kind of products or services offered on the website. So, let us see we can change the tag line of a WordPress website.

Appearance –> Customize –> Site Identity –> Write your own phrase on ‘Tag Line’ –> Publish and Preview

remove the 'just another wordpress site'and fill your own tagline
Customize the text for a tagline

The tag line starts appearing on the website. Isn’t it so easy? The twenty-twenty theme is pretty simple in customizing and hence it is widely accepted even in its beta-version. Now that it is officially launched, we hope that this article helps in learning the customization of the theme.