This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Remove Howdy


This plugin will remove the “Howdy” text in the top right corner of your dashboard.


  • With and without “Howdy”


  1. Activate ‘Remove Howdy’ through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


Can I change “Howdy” to something else?

This plugin only removes “Howdy”. Others can change it.


November 26, 2019
Not even 10 lines of code for a feature that in my opinion should be part of WordPress core. Thank you Nick Adams for this elegantly simple plugin!
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Contributors & Developers

“Remove Howdy” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Change log

Version 1.0
Plugin removes “Howdy” in the dashboard