How do I edit my WordPress header or footer?

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    Most of the websites we build are similar in structure, so the main elements in the header or footer of your website are going to be controllable through Appearance > Widgets.


    First ,we’ll need to log in to WordPress and go down to Appearance > Widgets

    Next , along the right side of the screen, you’ll see various widget boxes:


    You’re looking for the box called Header or Footer. Click that box and then you’ll be able to edit any content within those areas.

    Note: within these boxes, you’ll often be seeing actual HTML code. If you have any questions, please contact our helpdesk.