The most important part of your WordPress site is the WordPress admin. Many people who are new to WordPress will often misplace their WordPress login URL.
This quick guide will show you how to login to your WordPress admin if you forgot the URL.
The video below will answer the question “How do I login to WordPress?”.
Don’t have time for a video? keep reading below.
WordPress Login URL
You can access the WordPress admin dashboard with the URL below:
So if you have a new WordPress install you can access your account at that URL.
in addition to the /wp-admin url you can access the WordPress login page with this URL:
You can use the username and password you set when initially setting up WordPress.
Both of these URLs will log you into WordPress.
If you forgot your login you can use the “Forgot Password?” link on the WordPress login page.
Some security plugins will change your admin URL so if /wp-admin or /wp-login.php does not work we recommend disabling security plugins via FTP or asking your web host to do it.
Customizing your WordPress Login
We also have a few additional guides if you’re looking to modify your WordPress login more.
This includes changing the design of your WordPress login by customizing your login page.
Additionally if you want to hide your WordPress login page you can follow our guide to changing your WordPress login URL. This can help prevent bots from finding your WordPress login page.
If you have any questions about your WordPress admin login you can ask it in the comments below!