How To Change Howdy Text In WordPress Admin Bar

I always share tutorials for you to easily remove all the default WordPress branding from your client’s WordPress website to give a personal touch to the back-end of your client’s WordPress website. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to easily change Howdy text in WordPress admin bar with a simple snippet. Just following this simple step to do it.

Just add following snippet to your current theme’s functions.php file:

// replace WordPress Howdy
function replace_howdy( $wp_admin_bar ) {
$my_account=$wp_admin_bar->get_node('my-account');
$newtitle = str_replace( 'Howdy,', 'Hi,', $my_account->title );
$wp_admin_bar->add_node( array(
'id' => 'my-account',
'title' => $newtitle,
) );
}
add_filter( 'admin_bar_menu', 'replace_howdy',25 );

That will do the job!