How to hide or remove Powered by Blogger Attribution Gadget

You may customise, hide or remove completely the default BlogSpot Blog attribution link “Powered by Blogger” shown in footer of your blogger blog and message saying the name of template you are using.

We had already learned the trick for disable or hide the Blogger Navbar from blogger blog. Now in this tutorial we will be acquainted with the simple technique to remove the default annoying attribution message saying the name of blogger template you are using (e.g. Simple template.) followed by attribution link Powered by Blogger.

We know that there is a copyright (optional) field in blogger attribution widget to write/display our blog copyright information and credits. However, you can only write 99 characters long Copyright message.

Further, it does not facilitate us to write a text link information viz. About Us, Sitemap, Terms and conditions etc. Many of us just want to add their copy right messages like All Rights Reserve, Privacy Policy and Contact Us link etc. to the blog footer instead or along with the blogger credit.

Accordingly, you may use any of these following two easy Showeblogin Tricks to either hide or remove Powered by Blogger attribution and add your own text link copyright information.

How to Hide Powered by Blogger Attribution Link from blog Footer

This is a CSS trick to hide blogger attribution Powered by Blogger. Just go to your Blog dashboard, click on Template tab and then hit Edit HTML button.

Now find


and replace it with the following CSS Code as shown below.


The above code will hide only desktop attribution and therefore the mobile visitors of your blog will still see the Powered by blogger attribution. Accordingly, you need to hide the same from the Blogger mobile templates also.

Now, search for the following line

<b:widget id='Attribution1' locked='true' title='' type='Attribution'>

And replace the same with

<b:widget id='Attribution1' locked='true' mobile='no' title='' type='Attribution'>

Now, save the template and enjoy!

Thus, this method will not only hide Powered by Blogger attribution widget from web version template but also help you to disable the same from mobile template.

How to Remove Powered by Blogger Attribution Widget from blog Footer


Login to your blog Dashboard, click on Template Tab and open the HTML editor of your blog.

Blogger Template HTML Editor


Search these two lines of html codes and change/ replace showaddelement=’no‘> with showaddelement=’yes‘> shown in the first line and locked=’true‘ with locked=’false‘ shown in the second line.

<b:section class='foot' id='footer-3' showaddelement='no'>
<b:widget id='Attribution1' locked='true' title='' type='Attribution'>

You may directly jump to Attribution1 Gadget from the template drop-down menu option called Jump to widget appeared on top of the HTML template editor.


Save template.


Go to the Layout option tab of your blog and click on Edit link of the Attribution Widget. Now, you will see the additional option to remove the widget.

Additional Option to remove Blogger Attribution


Finally, click on the Save arrangement button shown at the top-right corner and enjoy!

Now, you can easily add your own text linked copyright messages and other information by adding new Text or HTML/JavaScript Gadget in your blog footer.

Note that this method only delete the blogger attribution from web version of Blogger template and therefore the mobile visitors will still see the Powered by Blogger at the footer of your blogger blog.

Hence, you have to change the Blogger mobile templates also so that the attribution link will be removed from mobile template.

Just go to Template Tab again and click on customise mobile template button. Now, select Custom from drop down options under Choose mobile template and save it. Custom adapts your template customisations to mobile.

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