Do you want to create a Custom WordPress login page?
I think you got bored with your WordPress Login Page. The boring fields, boring text colours, same logo, and a boring button which you are seeing from day one when you started using WordPress
If I say, you can completely change your WordPress login page layout, then?
Yes, you heard this right…
If you are running a membership website or an online store where you allows users to log in to their account, then they often get bored by seeing the same login page.
Customizing WordPress login page can give a better user experience…
So, in today’s post, You will be learning how to create a custom WordPress login page for your WordPress website but before:
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Why Do You Need To Create A Custom WordPress Login Page?
It is OKAY! If you are the only one with the admin access who access WordPress using the default WordPress login page.
But if you are running an eCommerce store or a membership website where you allow your users or customers to create their account and access that then you must create a custom login page to provide a good experience.
A custom login page can help you in Branding your company and also promoting your other pages and offers at the login page which you aren’t allowed to do on default WordPress login page.
Here some examples of WordPress login pages of some big brands and websites:
WordPress Login Page Design Examples
Some brands and websites using custom WordPress login page with matching their brand’s colours so their customers feel like home. It is helping them in Branding.
You can see on the above image, how smartly WPForms has designed their login page. They have matched the colour to their brand’s colour accordingly.
And they are also promoting their WPForms VIP Circle on the same page to encourage their customer to join their VIP circle.
Brainstormforce is WordPress themes & plugins seller which has created the popular WP Astra Pro theme.
Have a look at their log in page, they have design it pretty well to match with their brand colour and design.
On the header you can see, they are showing their primary navigation with the logo even on the login page.
How To Create a Custom WordPress Login Page?
For this whole process, you just need a Plugin called Custom Login Page Customizer. You need to download this plugin. If you don’t Know How to Install a WordPress Plugin so Must Read:
I hope you’ve successfully installed this plugin. Now you can go to customize your WordPress Admin plugin. Go to Appearance>Login Customizer.
Now you will see the plugin setting page which is not complicated, very simple and very easy to understand.
There is one single button which is named Start Customizing. Click on it to customize your Login Page.
After clicking that button you will be land on the Customization page of your theme. There you can easily find the Login Customizer tab…
This is the screen which you have to take care of. Here you can see the Logo, Background, Form Background, Form Styling, Feild Styling, Button Styling and other tabs.
First Tab: Click on the Logo tab to change the default WordPress logo to any your custom logo. Here you can use your website logo. It will show above the Login form.
Choose a login logo from your file manager by clicking the select image button. Then change the Logo width, height, and Padding button. if you don’t have any knowledge about it you can leave it to defaults value.
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Second Tab: Now its time for the second tab which is Background. Here you have to select a background image which will be the background of your WordPress Login page.
If you don’t want any image as your background so you can choose and colour.
And the last field is for the background-size. I recommend to leave it blank.
Third Tab: In the third tab, you can change the form background. You can choose an image to show as the background of the form, it won’t be shown in full screen, it will be shown as form background.
Forth & Fifth Tab: Forth tab is all about the form styling where you can choose the width, height, padding, and the border of the Login form.
And Fifth tab is about fields styling where you can customize your fields. You can change Input Field Width, margin field background colour, field colour, and label colour.
Sixth Tab: This tab is for customizing Log in button. In this tab, you can change button background, border, hover background, hover border, and box-shadow.
Seventh Tab: Seventh Tab is containing some other function. You have seen the link to Register, Lost Password, and back to your site. In this tab, you can change the colour and hover colour of these links. And in the last box, you can add custom CSS. Use this if you know otherwise leave it blank.
This is how you can customize your WordPress login page. This is the easiest method you can use to customize the WordPress login page of your website.
There is some more plugins you can use to create a custom WordPress login page. And one of them is Theme My Login which can help you to customize your WordPress login page.
You can learn more about it here: Creating a WordPress Login Page using Theme My Login
I hope you liked this tutorial and found it useful for you if you did then must share it with others via social media. And if you have any query related to the tutorial then drop a comment…