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Future Proof Your Sites Copyright Dates

Have you ever been to a website and noticed the copyright date in the footer was a year or two ago – or older?

plrvideodirect.com post on how to auto update copyright date in footerIf you did, my guess is that your first thought was how outdated is the info on this site.

Sure, the site owner likely just forgot to change the copyright date in the footer but the seed of doubt has been planted.

Let’s head back to Bing or Google and look for something more up to date.

Don’t be that site owner – update your copyright date automatically and never worry about it again.

I made a video showing how to future proof the copyright dates in your WordPress sites footer using a single line of code and the child theme we created in a recent video.

In case you want to learn more about the different styles or code snippets you can use on WordPress and non-WordPress sites, you can head over to this site:


If you have comments or questions, please let me know by posting them in the comments section below.

Have an awesome and safe New Year.

  • Steve D.