How to Remove Powered by GeneratePress Copyright Text?

In this tutorial, we are going to remove powered by GeneratePress copyright text from the footer bar of the GeneratePress Theme.

In this guide, you will also learn

  1. Remove powered by GeneratePress in the Free version of GP Theme.
  2. Edit Copyright in GeneratePress Premium Theme.
  3. Change Powered by in Free version of GeneratePress Theme using Plugin.
  4. Remove Copyright in the GeneratePress footer without the plugin.
How to Remove Powered by Generatepress Copyright

Now let’s remove the powered by GeneratePress copyright Line in the footer section of the free and premium GeneratePress WordPress Theme.

Remove Powered by GeneratePress in Free Version

GeneratePress is a WordPress Theme built with a focus on speed and usability. The free version of GP Theme is used for over 200,000+ and has over 900+ 5-star reviews.

Lots of bloggers are using the free version of GeneratePress Theme and they want to add additional features to it. With that bloggers are searching for a tutorial to edit or change powered by GeneratePress copyright from the footer.

so, let’s edit the copyright line using 2 methods in the free GeneratePress version.

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1. Remove Powered by GeneratePress using Plugin

There may be various ways to remove and change the copyright section in the free GeneratePress Theme. Here, we are going to use the Real-Time Find and Replace WordPress Plugin to change the copyright line.

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GeneratePress Copyright code in Source
  • Go to Plugins > Add New
  • Search Real-Time Find and Replace Plugin.
  • Install and Activate it.
  • Go to your website (Frontend) > Right Click > View Page Source (Ctrl + U)
  • Find the copyright line and copy it.
  • Go to Tools > Real-Time Find and Replace
  • Click on Add.
  • Paste the copyright line in Find Box and Change the copyright in Replace with Box.
  • Click Update Settings.
  • Now the copyright is replaced. Check your site.
Real-Time Find and Replace Plugin to remove powered by GeneratePress

2. Remove Powered by GeneratePress using Code

In this method, you can edit or change the copyright bar in GeneratePress using code in functions.php. For this process, you need to create a Child Theme. If you are familiar with the child theme, you can download Super Basic GeneratePress Child Theme here and use the code below in functions.php to edit the copyright in GP Theme.

But, if you are not familiar with the child theme then you can Code Snippets plugin. This plugin helps to insert code in functions.php without messing with order codes. It is the easiest and fastest way to change the copyright. so let’s dive in…

Change Copyright Text using Code Snippets in Free GeneratePress Theme
  • Go to Plugins > Add New
  • Search Code Snippets Plugin.
  • Install and Activate the Plugin.
  • Go to Snippets > Add New
  • Name the Snippet.
  • Copy and Paste the following code.
  • Change the Copyright Text.
  • Activate the Snippet.
  • Check the copyright bar on the footer section of the website.
function wplogout_footer_creds_text () {
$copyright = '<div class="creds"><p>Copyright © ' . date('Y') . ' · <a href="">WPLogout</a> - All Rights Reserved</p></div>';
return $copyright;
add_filter( 'generate_copyright', 'wplogout_footer_creds_text' );

Change Copyright Text in GeneratePress Premium Version

If you are using a free GP Theme then I suggest you try Generate Premium Version. In this blog, I am using the GP Premium version and I am super happy with the theme. They have plenty of features with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

Also, read the generatepress review to know more about it.

so, how to change copyright text in GeneratePress Pro Theme?

  • Go to Appearance > GeneratePress
  • Activate the Copyright Module.
  • Go to Appearance > Customize > Layout > Footer
  • Edit and Add Copyright Text.
  • Hit the Publish Button.
Copyright in GeneratePress Premium Version


I think this tutorial helps you to remove Powered by GeneratePress in the free and Premium versions of GP Theme.

Also, check the latest GeneratePress tutorials that help to add extra functionality and customize the GeneratePress Theme.

And finally, if you have any problem regarding this guide then please feel free to comment below.


I am obsessed with WordPress and write articles about WordPress Speed Optimization, SEO, and Blogging. I mostly publish tutorials on GeneratePress, Astra, Kadence, and GenerateBlocks.

24 thoughts on “How to Remove Powered by GeneratePress Copyright Text?”

  1. Great stuff bro, it works!

    Only thing I wasn’t sure about (on the #2 method) was which setting to choose for the code snippet. I chose to “run it only on the front-end”. Is that correct?


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