How To Delete WordPress Account Connected To Jetpack

How To Articles

If you’ve made the decision to delete your Jetpack-linked WordPress account, I completely understand. Whether it’s for a fresh beginning or a switch to a different platform, sometimes a change is necessary. This article will walk you through the steps of deleting your WordPress account and disconnecting it from Jetpack.

Before we begin, it’s important to note that deleting your WordPress account will permanently remove your website, its content, and any associated data. Make sure to back up any important files or content before proceeding.

Step 1: Log in to your WordPress Account

To start the process, log in to your WordPress account using your username and password. Once logged in, you will be redirected to the WordPress dashboard.

Step 2: Navigate to the Jetpack Settings

Once you are on the WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Jetpack settings. You can find the Jetpack option in the left-hand sidebar, usually towards the bottom of the list of options. Click on it to access the Jetpack settings.

Step 3: Disconnect Jetpack

On the Jetpack settings page, you will see a list of features and modules that are enabled for your website. Scroll down until you find the option to disconnect Jetpack. It is usually located at the bottom of the page.

Click on the “Disconnect Jetpack” button to initiate the disconnection process. You will be asked to confirm your action. Once you confirm, Jetpack will be disconnected from your WordPress account.

Step 4: Delete Your WordPress Account

Now that Jetpack is disconnected, it’s time to delete your WordPress account. To do this, navigate to the “My Profile” or “Account Settings” section of your WordPress dashboard. Look for the option to delete your account, which is usually located under the “Security” or “Privacy” tab.

Click on the “Delete Account” button and follow the prompts to confirm the deletion. Keep in mind that this action is irreversible, and all your website data will be permanently deleted.


Deleting your WordPress account connected to Jetpack is a definitive step, so be sure that it’s what you truly want. Remember to back up any important files or content before proceeding. If you are ready to move on, following the steps outlined in this article will guide you through the process.

As always, if you have any questions or run into any issues, don’t hesitate to reach out to the WordPress support team for assistance.