en WordPress.com Forums › Support Blog name Author Posts May 22, 2011 at 3:20 am #617919 angelsofbabysleepMember Hey there! I’d like to register a blog, but WordPress says I can’t because it already exists.. Curious, I check it out, but WordPress says that blog is no longer available. So why can’t I register it if the authors have deleted that blog? Thanks! The blog I need help with is angelsofbabysleep.wordpress.com. May 22, 2011 at 3:53 am #618025 linearfixMember There is a full explanation at http://en.support.wordpress.com/recycling-blog-names/ which talks about why they don’t recycle blog names. May 24, 2011 at 1:46 am #618293 angelsofbabysleepMember Thank you for that link! Makes sense. Take care, Karla Author Posts The topic ‘Blog name’ is closed to new replies.