How to Change Post Author in WordPress

The WordPress dashboard is probably the handiest we can name. It’s especially valued by blogs and online magazine owners. Since there can be more than one active participant on the blog, it’s advisable to control new entries. Sometimes, it’s also important to reassign the author which is available for only the main administrator.

So, If you’re in doubt about how to change post author in WordPress we can help you. This task is very easy.

  1. First, let’s log in to WordPress Dashboard. Then click on Posts > All Posts tab on the left of the Dashboard. Open it to see the list of existing posts.
  2. Then hover over a post which author you want to change. Click on Edit.

  • Now, select a post author from the dropdown list of users in the Author block on right. Don’t forget to click on the Update button to save the changes.