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Set Site Name and Tag Line in WordPress


  • This is to show you how to change the Site Name and Tag line as they appear in a default wordpress theme
  • It's similar if not the same in most themes
  • Go to the dashboard and click on General under Settings on the left hand side
  • As you can see the top two lines are the Title and the Tag Line, change them to what you feel is appropriate
  • Scroll down to the bottom of the page and hit the Save Changes blue button
  • Now go out and view your homepage again and hit refresh and you should see the changes
  • Note also that the page name in your browser bar at the very top left should match your altered site name

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