en WordPress.com Forums › Support I Want to Delete This Blog Author Posts October 3, 2012 at 7:38 pm #1030817 kcg1974Member I’m a newbie so I don’t know how this blog got added to my panel but I want to delete it. How do I do it? Thanks! The blog I need help with is kcg1974.wordpress.com. October 3, 2012 at 7:47 pm #1030932 timethiefMember Provided you are logged in under the username account that registered the blog you can delete it by using these instructions. http://en.support.wordpress.com/delete-site/ Please note that deleted blog URLs are not recycled. http://en.support.wordpress.com/recycling-blog-names/ Using the privacy setting may be a better option > http://en.support.wordpress.com/settings/privacy-settings/ Hiding blogs is possible too > http://en.support.wordpress.com/my-blogs/#my-blogs-dashboard-visibility October 3, 2012 at 7:49 pm #1030933 timethiefMember Note: That search box appeared on the front page of the blog because you deleted the placeholder Hello World post. The 404 (page not found) error message http://en.support.wordpress.com/not-found/ and the searchbox will disappear as soon as you publish a post, not a page. http://http//en.support.wordpress.com/post-vs-page/ Author Posts The topic ‘I Want to Delete This Blog’ is closed to new replies.