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[How-To Guide] Add Copyright In Genesis Theme Framework

Genesis Theme Framework one of the most popular theme framework which comes with lots of functions and in-built functions. The best thing I like about Genesis Theme Framework is that it is an SEO optimized Framework which allows you to cut down all your SEO plugins from wp-plugin directory and 38 child themes. Still thinking to buy Genesis Theme Framework? Do not think get your copy of Genesis Theme Framework right now:

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Already, in previous articles I’ve shared how to edit footer and remove footer link in Genesis Theme Framework. Now in this post I’m sharing how to add own copyright in Genesis Theme Framework and you can see it in action below:


Isn’t it cool? If yes, then add your own copyright in Genesis Theme Framework in no time. To add this copyright, all you have to do is to follow this tutorial.

Step1: First log-in into wp-admin panel, then go to “Appearance” tab and click on “Editor” as shown below:


Step2: When you click on “Editor”, it open a new window as shown below:


Step3: Now on right hand side click on “functions.php”, i.e., Theme Functions as shown below:


Step4: Now copy below mentioned code:

add_action(‘genesis_footer’, ‘copyright’);


* Customize the footer content.


* @author: Vivek Parmar

* @email: admin@webguide4u.com

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function copyright() {


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Copyright &copy 2011 <a href=”<?php bloginfo(‘url’); ?>”><?php bloginfo(‘name’); ?></a>. All rights reserved.



Step5: After copying above code, paste this code in “functions.php” file and click on “Update File” as shown below:


Step6: Congratulations, you have successfully added copyright in Genesis Theme Framework

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