How To Remove Author Prefix From Slug In WordPress

Earlier we shared a snippet to change the author prefix from WordPress author slug, which will change yoursite.com/author/name to yoursite.com/profile/name.

Now, it’s time to share another snippet which will remove the author prefix from slug in WordPress, which will change yoursite/author/name to yoursite/name. You can use this snippet if your WordPress is a personal blog with a single author, which makes some sense to me.

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