Rename WordPress Dashboard Menu Name

Posted: March 19, 2013 at 8:27 am

WordPress Dashboard Customize (Part 3)
Access the Active Theme of your website and open the functions.php file. Paste the snips below into the file then test.

/* Rename Dashboard Menu Name */
function rename_admin_menu_items( $menu ) {
// $menu = str_ireplace( ‘original name’, ‘new name’, $menu );
$menu = str_ireplace( ‘Dashboard’, ‘Home’, $menu );
$menu = str_ireplace( ‘Posts’, ‘Recipe’, $menu );
$menu = str_ireplace( ‘Comments’, ‘Visitor Feedback’, $menu );
// return $menu array
return $menu;
add_filter(‘gettext’, ‘rename_admin_menu_items’);
add_filter(‘ngettext’, ‘rename_admin_menu_items’);