Change The Author Name On Your Blog


The name on your Blogger/Google account is the name that will be displayed on your blog as the author.However you may want to use a different name for your blog without changing the name on your account.In the same way you may have more than one blog on your account and want to use different author names on different blogs.In this post we will see exactly how to change the author name on your blog and how to use different names on different blogs.The process of changing the name on your Blogger blog is quiet simple so lets get started.

Change The Author Name On Your Blog

Step 1. In your Blogger dashboard click 'Layout/Design' > 'Edit Html' > Tick The 'Expand Widget Templates' Box.

Step 2. Find the following piece of code in your blogs Html : (Click Ctrl and F for a search bar to help find the code - More Info)


Step 3. You now change the code you found for the name you want to appear on your blog.So for example i would change <> to Paul Crowe or any name i want...Easy.

Step 4. Save Your Template and remember you can return to this post and reverse the steps to change back at any time.

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If you have more than one blog in your Blogger account you can now use this tutorial to change the author names and even use a different name on each blog.


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  1. @egyhacks - Thanks for your comment, if you need more help just ask !

  2. I'm starting my food blog and I'm looking for a hack to change my author name and this is what I'm really looking for..


  3. I'm starting my food blog and I'm looking for a hack to change my author name and this is what I'm really looking for..


  4. Thanks man..
    Kindly state that,
    Change all the found in the html to YOURNAME.
    It will be more clear and helpful

  5. Thanks man. it worked. but i didnt see any change when i opened my blog on the mobile. please help on that.

  6. I changed the name everything is correct but whenever I comment the post, name is the same.How can I change it ?

  7. Yes, it works!!! thank you so much for such a wonderful tutorial.

  8. Excuse me but when i do the search bar in HTML And search the code it says there are no results! Can you help me?


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