hide author name from blogger

If you want to know how to remove author name from blogger posts or hide author name from blogger then in this post I am going to show you a very simple tricks to remove author name from your blogger blog. Yet it is very simple but there are many beginner bloggers who don’t know this simple trick and they think that they have to do some coding to remove this but it’s very simple. Why this is important is because many bloggers have added multiple author blog in blogger in which many bloggers contribute so the author names will be different

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However their is no harm to keep the author name but there are always exceptions where a user might want to remove or hide author name from blogger blog. Either they are outsourcing the content and don’t want their readers to know about this or for whatever reason. So without wasting any time lets see the trick now

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How To Remove / Hide Author Name from Blogger

 

1) Log in to your blogger dashboard

2) Click on the layout tab then scroll down to the gadget section called Blog posts and click on the edit link which is at the bottom of Blog posts gadget as shown below

 

 

 

3) Now a pop up window will open simply uncheck the checkbox to hide or remove author name from blogger posts as show below

 

 

4) Finally click on the Save button at the botton! That’s it

This trick will only hide the author name from your blogger posts but it will not remove it completely from blogger template So when you change your mind and again what to show author name in your blog posts then simply recheck the box again and it will show the author name on your blog.

But for those who want to permanently remove author name from blogger template below are the steps to do

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How to Remove author name from blogger template

To remove  / hide author name from blogger template permanently simply follow the below mentioned steps

1) Click on Template in your blogger dashboard

2) Then click on Edit HTML

3) Now expand your blogger template code by clicking on the small arrow icons on the left

4) Press CTRL + F to find the code <data:post.author/> and delete it

5) Save your blogger template! and now the author name has been removed from blogger template permanently

Now go and check your blogger blog and you will not see author name in your blog posts this trick is very useful for custom blogger templates where if you use the previous shown method sometime it does not work on custom template even if you uncheck the checkbox So this blogger trick can come in handy.

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So friends this was how to remove /hide author name from blogger posts and if you like this trick then please share with other blogger users who don’t know how to hide author name in blogger Also don’t forget to subscribe to get more Blogger tips and tricks! Keep Blogging

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