Explainer: How to Change Authorship of Blog Posts in WordPress

I received the following email from a client early this morning:

I realized that the last few blog posts I entered for Dean I did under my login so it is showing me as the author (whoops!) Is there a way to fix those so that it shows Dean as the rightful author?

Yes! Here’s how…

Bulk Edit Authorship of Blog Posts in WordPress

  1. Select each blog post that you want to change.
  2. Select Edit from the drop-down box.
  3. Click Apply
  4. Select the new author from the drop-down box.
  5. Click Update. Et Voilà—you’ve changed the author of your blog posts.
How to change authorship of WordPress blog posts

How to change authorship of blog posts in WordPress


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