In one of our last articles, namely this one, Bob showed us how to make our WordPress sites more secure. In that post he discussed choosing a username that is not “admin” or some combination of your name. Well, we looked at our own accounts, and both Bob and I were guilty of violating that rule on some sites we each own. Maybe you are as well.
Here is the rub though. If you go into your User Profile, it says that the usernames cannot be changed. This is another security feature of WordPress, but, if you left your username as “admin” what are you to do? We just told you