security

Secure WordPress Blog – How to Achieve it?

Enhancing the WordPress security is an essential step in the creation of your secure WordPress blog. First of all you should know that 100% secure WordPress Blog or 100% security does not exist on the Internet nor in any field. Often when these problems occur we tend to think that the host is responsible, but its not. The host is a bit like the owner of a building who rents apartments. It will ensure that the amenities of bases related to the proper functioning of all are respected, but it can not be held responsible if you lose your keys or if you do not have a alarm system.

You still need to know that WordPress is very safe content management software but even this system can be hacked so thats why you need to secure WordPress blog. The problem of hacking is endless and unfortunately I found that on hard way because few weeks ago, my blog was hacked. And because no one is safe I’ll give you some tips which you can apply in order to have secure WordPress blog against attacks. This will also involve some plugins installation, but don’t worry all of them are free except the last two which are with good reasons payable options. Now, let’s begin with this list.

1. Password management

WordPress installation need 3 types of passwords: one for FTP, one for database, and one to connect to the WordPress admin section. It is obvious that most of these passwords are transferred between many people and with that the risks of getting hacked because of lost password are incresed. Tip: If one of your colleagues, employees, vendors terminates its relationship with your project, change these passwords. Also in order to secure WordPress blog, make sure you use strong passwords which include uppercase, lowercase, numbers, special characters…