One common question I get is this:
“How do I remove the ‘Powered by KingSumo' badge on my giveaway landing page?”
People are nervous about their competitors noticing what they're doing and spinning up a giveaway of their own.
That's understandable–after all, I found out about KingSumo Giveaways from clicking that very badge on a contest that Noah Kagan was running.
There's no option to do this from within WordPress, but you can easily take it out by editing the plugin files.
Here are the steps:
- Using an FTP plugin like Filezilla, connect to your hosting provider and go to
- Download the
- Open the file with a text editor like Sublime Text. At the bottom of the file, you'll find the code for the badge. Delete the entire
- Save and upload the file!
That's all there is to it.
I got these instructions from the KingSumo team. Here's the original post.