en WordPress.com Forums › Support I want to change my blog name. Author Posts August 12, 2013 at 9:27 pm #1389555 daisoniaMember I want to change my blog name to thepinkhouse. The blog is unavailable.. the owner/author deleted it. So why can’t I change my name to it? The blog I need help with is daisybaisy.wordpress.com. August 12, 2013 at 9:27 pm #1389609 timethiefMember Deleted blog URLs are not recycled, regardless of who registered and deleted them and no exceptions are made. http://en.support.wordpress.com/recycling-blog-names/ Username accounts are not deleted so we cannot be impersonated http://en.support.wordpress.com/deleting-accounts/ You can register another blog with a similar name. http://en.support.wordpress.com/register-a-blog/ Or you can register a domain via a domain mapping upgrade and it will not matter what the underlying .wordpress.com address is. http://en.support.wordpress.com/domain-mapping/ http://en.support.wordpress.com/domain-mapping/register-domain/ August 12, 2013 at 9:29 pm #1389611 timethiefMember Your blog URL (address) and the Site Title do not have to be the same. The Site title and/or the Tagline can be changed on the top of this page at any time. > Settings > General “save changes” Author Posts The topic ‘I want to change my blog name.’ is closed to new replies.