I just did an update on some of my website’s WordPress installed plugins including the Slidedeck 2 Lite. Upon update it is now on Version 2.3.3. and as expected the SD bug logo exasperatingly appears again.
Well, it’s not that I don’t want to give due credit to this wonderful plugin, but hey, this is an open-source tool. Just like any other free plugins, they should have provided an option for their users to choose to display the logo or not.
Nonetheless, a website owner’s concern is to make his/her website look professional and free from clutter.
Now here’s the problem, the old way to remove the bug logo doesn’t work anymore and since it’s a new update, there are no available guidelines online. So I tried to figure it out myself and fortunately, I did the job.
Let me share you how to remove the logo on your slider.
Here are the steps:
1. Go to your web directory by logging in to your cPanel or thru a FTP app like Filezilla.
2. Go to your WordPress root directory and locate the ‘slidedeck.php’ file.
3. Search for
Under it is a code you need to comment out. Just do so by putting “//” in front of the code. Refer to the image below for details.
4. Load the page applied with Slidedeck 2 and voila! The cluttering SD logo is now gone