With Kinsta’s site renaming tool, you can easily change the display name of your Kinsta site.

This tool is useful if you’ve recently changed your WordPress site’s domain name or rebranded your business.

The site renaming tool is available for the Company Owner, Company Administrator, Company Developer, and Site Administrator (learn more about user roles in MyKinsta).

Here’s how you can use the site renaming tool to rename your Kinsta site.

In MyKinsta, navigate to Sites > [your-site] > Info, and click Rename Site in the “Basic Details” section of the dashboard.

Rename your Kinsta WordPress site.

Rename your Kinsta WordPress site.

You can also rename your site on your Sites list by clicking the dropdown toggle and selecting Rename Site.

Rename your site in MyKinsta.

Rename your site in MyKinsta.

Next, specify a new name for your site, and click Rename Site.

Choose a new display name for your Kinsta site.

Choose a new display name for your Kinsta site.

The name change takes place immediately, and you can see the new name for your WordPress site in the upper left corner of MyKinsta.

Example of a renamed site in MyKinsta.

Example of a renamed site in MyKinsta.

The new site name can also be seen in your “Sites” list.

A renamed site in the “Sites” list.

A renamed site in the “Sites” list.

The site renaming feature only affects the display name for your Kinsta site. It does not change your SSH/SFTP username, MySQL database credentials, your site’s public folder path, and other internal site references.

SSH/SFTP and database credentials are not changed.

SSH/SFTP and database credentials are not changed.

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