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Top Tips To Keep Your Wordpress Website


Use Complex long passwords Use complex and long passwords Simple and short passwords are vulnerable to be guessed by hackers. Use passwords that are difficult to guess instead. Include security questions as an additional barrier to login. Include 2-factor authentication In this technique, a password has to be entered plus an authorization code dispatched to your registered mobile phone. Install WordPress updates without fail WordPress updates are designed to fix security vulnerabilities. Installing the former bolsters the security of your website. Also, make sure you have upgraded to the latest version of WordPress for superior security. Regularly update WordPress themes and plugins. Take back up of your sites regularly This way even if the worst happens you can get back your site to a working condition.


Limit and restrict user access Limit and restrict user access It is better not to grant too many individuals access. Only give access to folks who absolutely require it. Also, just grant the minimum permissions possible to do their work. Use email id as username This is because email ids are unique. Then the username is more difficult to guess by hackers than other types of usernames. Also, you may forget usernames but will definitely remember your email id. Make brute attacks difficult If there are a certain number of failed login tries lockdown the website and immediately send a warning to the owner of the website. This stops hackers from a favourite technique to hack a website namely brute attacks.


Monitor the website for malware Limit access to admin panel Restrict the IP addresses permitted to access /wp-admin/ part of your WordPress site. Create alternative admin user Create a new user and grant him/her admin permission. Next login with the fresh admin username and remove the earlier admin account. Monitor the website for malware Make sure to implement a reliable and reputed malware tracking and removing the system. Now you have some useful information to protect your WordPress website from security threats. It is imperative to put knowledge into action and not waste any precious time to bolster your site.

Top tips to keep secure your wordpress website  

You have a WordPress site in operation. The site may be used for business purposes or just for blogging. Today we have many cyberattacks bri...

Top tips to keep secure your wordpress website  

You have a WordPress site in operation. The site may be used for business purposes or just for blogging. Today we have many cyberattacks bri...

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