Buy the domain

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  • #918576

    Hi!
    I’m sending this email because i’m constructing my portfolio on wordpress and i want to be the owner of the domain, i know that i need to buy the domain, but my question is because in the page, in the botton appears “Blog at WordPress.com. | Theme: Oxygen by DevPress.” if i buy the domain this will desappear from the page???
    Waiting for your reply
    Best regards
    Liliana
    Blog url: http://liillustration.wordpress.com/

    The blog I need help with is liillustration.wordpress.com.

    #918652

    zacharyhogan
    Member

    Hi,

    If I am wrong, someone please correct me. But, no, as far as I know you would need to do more than simply buy the domain. You would need to either move to a self-hosted WordPress site, where you could customize the theme, or if you want to stay on WordPress.com, an upgrade to a premium theme might eliminate this, or if you subscribed to the custom design, you could eliminate it yourself.

    #918662

    auxclass
    Member

    “Blog at WordPress.com. | Theme: Oxygen by DevPress.” if i buy the domain this will desappear from the page???

    No the footer is required even for VIP hosting which starts at $ 20,000 / year

    the only thing that buying a domain name and mapping it (two actions) changes is the URL displayed when people visit your blog – all the original terms of service still apply.

    #918663

    timethief
    Member

    @ellelamademoiselle
    We cannot remove footer link credits form free hosted WordPress.com blogs.
    custom design > frequently asked questions

    May I remove credit links such as ‘Blog at !WordPress.com’, theme, font, or toolbar links?
    All WordPress.com bloggers are required to maintain the credit links, even our VIP bloggers. Please do not hide the footer credits or the toolbar with CSS after purchasing a Custom Design upgrade. http://en.support.wordpress.com/custom-design/#frequently-asked-questions

    Please also read this as well > domain mapping > Important Notes Before Upgrading
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/domain-mapping/#important-notes-before-upgrading

    Please also read this as well > domain mapping > Important Notes Before Upgrading
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/domain-mapping/#important-notes-before-upgrading

    Succinctly stated, there is no upgrade you can purchase from WordPress.com that chnages anything stated here > http://support.wordpress.com/com-vs-org/

    #918664

    timethief
    Member

    ~~auxclass
    Good morning. :)

    #918666

    auxclass
    Member

    If you use a Contact Form you can get your email off your blog where spam bots can crawl it: http://en.support.wordpress.com/contact-form/

    Morning TT :)

    #918761

    Ok. I will need to buy the design of the blog, Thank you guys! xx

    #918764

    timethief
    Member

    Just to be very clear about this there is no upgrade that you can buy that allows you to remove the footer links.

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