You may want to change your WordPress default username if you have a username something like “admin” or may “yourblogname” etc
As these names are pretty easy to guess and thus make your blog prone to be hacked.
How to change login username in WordPress.
Go to your cpanel and in their navigate to phpmyadmin.
Once you are in their locate the data base that has your WordPress installation.
Open the data base and look for the file named and open it.
Now you should see a list of files looking like this.
open the one named as wp_users by clicking on the first icon on the right hand side of the file.
Now will see your user name and encrypted form of your password.
Click on the pencil icon to change your WordPress login users name and/or password
Enter the new login username in front of the user_login and/or new password in front of the user_pass
Once you have entered new the login username or/and passwords,click on the drop down right in front of the user_pass and select MD5( this will encrypt your password).
That done click on Go and that’s it now you have changed your WordPress login username and login password.
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