So you want to know how to remove yourself as admin on WordPress blogs – you’d think this would be simple but as I found out there are couple of extra steps you need to do before you can just remove yourself as a WordPress user on a blog if you set it up.
How to Remove Yourself as Admin on WordPress
You might want to do this if you set up a blog on your WordPress account for someone else – or as a joint venture and now you want the other people or person to be admin or even owner of the WordPress blog.
First then you need to have other users listed as admins on the blog. If you haven’t already then you need to go to
- Add New User
- Put in their email and wait for them to respond.
Next you need to change all of the posts that are authored by you to the new person.
You can do this by going to
- Click your Author Name
- Click the Title box
- Click Edit
- Click Apply
- And Bulk Edit to new Author
Then you need to Transfer your blog to the other user.
Do this by going to My Blogs Page
Click Transfer Blog which is in the list under the address of the blog
Type the User name or email address of the new user
Go to your email – you should have an email asking if this is correct
You recently selected to transfer your blog ‘movingyourblog.wordpress.com
‘ to the user ‘Techieminx’.
If you really want to transfer this blog click the link below. You will not be asked to confirm again so only click this link if you are 100% certain:
Click the link and confirm.
Your Blog Transfer is Successful.
And you will see that the blog has now gone from your list of sites on your wordpress account – and thats How to Remove Yourself as Admin on WordPress