For some security reasons, it’s recommended to change admin username in WordPress. Many WordPress users do not do this. By default, WordPress is not supporting this option. In this short tutorial, i will show you how to change your WordPress username step by step.
It’s more than one method, but I want to show you the simpliest – with plugin.
Change Admin Username by plugin
Why with plugin? You don’t need to coding and copy-paste code to functions.php and this method is seriously easy. First, you need need to download plugin called Username Changer. After install go to Users > Your Profile.
Next to your username, click “change username” – field will be allowed to edit. Change it and click save button. And that’s all! Since now, you need to login with new username in Login Page.
I think you now know how to change your WordPress username. See my other WordPress tutorials. If you have a questions, feel free to contact with me.