10 Foolproof Security Tips For WordPress

Security tips for Wordpress

Foolproof security tips for WordPress Website security is often an afterthought for most business owners with everything else you have to manage between advertising, accounting, sales and more. It is however still one of the most vital aspects of running a website and especially eCommerce businesses. So what contributes to poor WordPress security? First time WordPress designers or Business Owners going at it themselves Http instead of https Poor security practises – reusing passwords across multiple websites, writing down passwords and failing to store them securely. Website owners connecting to their admin in public areas / public wi-fi. Failing to set up malware/firewalls on servers Using poorly secured website servers/web hosts Failing to take precautions against BruteForce attacks Not maintaining a blacklist Debatable – Leaving the WordPress admin URL as the default. What are the consequences of poor security? Website databases including customer information will be at risk Website risks being …