How To Add Copyright To Blog Footer (Simple Guide)

Today, I will show you how to add your own copyright to blog footer after removing powered by blogger. Just relax this will be fun as it won't take you up to 5 minutes and you are done.

One of the things you would want to have on your blog as a professional blogger is your own copyright footer. Yes you will want to let people know that you know what you are doing and that the blog or website is copyrighted to you. Believe me it's a great feeling.

What is a footer copyright?

A copyright in the general sense legally indicates the owner of a creative work. Thus, a copyright footer indicate same that you own the blog. So you see it's some worth important to your branding.

How To Add Copyright To Blog Footer

I have talked about how to remove "Powered by Blogger" on my recent post. If Powered by Blogger is still showing on your blog footer then read this. After you have understood first how to remove that blogger footer or attribution, then it's time you add your own footer copyright.

Detailed guide on  How To Add Copyright To Blog Footer
  • Login to
  • Then click on "theme" or "template"
  • Click on Edit HTML
  • Now scroll down to the last part of your HTML codes until you see the closing body tag. A closing body tag has a less than sign follow by a forward slash sign and then closed with a greater than sign like this </body>.
Check the screenshot below

Now click on Theme, click on Edit HTML and scroll to the very bottom of your codes to see the closing body tag as shown below:

Now just immediately before the closing body tag </body>, add this codes: <p style='text-align:center;'>Copyright (c) 2020 <a href=''>Lawrence Fasting</a> All Right Reserved</p>. just as i have did on the  image above.

Now remember to put your own blog URL and your Blog name in Place of mine and my name, if not my name and website URL will be on your footer and I'm sure you don't want that. And just to add that you can also write "Power by" or whatever you want there in place of Copyright. Look at my screenshot above:

Once you have done it, save it. Yes! You have done it. You have successfully branded your own website as the full owner.

Now visit your blog and something like this will show:

This is how your footer copyright should look like. Note you can always edit the year.

This is it, now I want you to go implement it, and drop your blog URL in the comment section below let me assess your progress, i hope this was really helpful and please do share this post on social media, subscribe to get prompt notification, Join us on Facebook @FinstTv/Finstbizz. Thank you

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  1. Perfect! I need to update mine so this will save me some time. Thanks so much!


    thanks for the info

  3. That's a really good one, thanks for putting it out!

  4. I love that broke this down in an easy to follow way for those that are newer to working with websites and blogs online. I use WordPress which makes it pretty easy - just add a text widget in the footer area and enter your information there.

    1. Thanks, am glad it was helpful and it will be of great help to newbies

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