Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Removing the Wordpress.org link in the Meta Sidebar Widget

By default a Wordpress blog comes with the Meta Widget located in the sidebar and provides some useful functionality, including log-in/out, site admin links. Optional links for many include, Enteries RSS, Comments RSS and most Wordpress.org, see image below.

You can edit these, add links or remove by editing {blog name}\wp-includes\default-widgets.php file.

To remove the Wordpress.org link comment line 300 out using or remove it entirely. This is located below the Meta widget class comment section. See image below.