If you customize the footer block with your own custom copyright, you lost the dynamically updated year; so what should you do if you need a customized copyright but you also want that year to be updated automatically? You have at least two methods that will work!
Method 1: Footer Block
In the custom copyright
In that box, you could input the following code, which uses PHP to display the year dynamically:
Both end up with the following displaying:
© Headway Themes 2015. All Rights Reserved.
So for PHP the important part is the
<?php echo date('Y');?> Put that wherever you want the year to display.
Method 2: Use a custom code block
But you can use the same code as above. Easy, right?