5 Easy Tips to improve the Security of WordPress

Did your WordPress blog ever hacked?

Here are the some of the best tips to improve the Security of your WordPress Blog. I collected by internet. Enjoy!

1.Login with your email address

Don’t use the default user. The default user is the first user and called ‘admin’. You can create a user(hard to guess) again and then remove the ‘admin’ user or change the role.

If you are a WordPress beginner, you can also use the plugin. The plugin is called ‘WP-Email-Login’.

2.To delete your WordPress version

Why we need to delete WordPress version? Where to detele it?

Because if the hacker see it, your WordPress Blog is dargerous. It is easy to remove the WordPress version from page.

You only delete the readme.html file from your WordPress installation directory.

3.Change your WordPress tables prefix

You know, default WordPress tables is called ‘(wp_post)’ or ‘(wp_user). To change it. I suggest you a plugin that it called ‘Change DB Prefix’.

It is easy to let you rename your blog table prefix.

4.Use WordPress Security Plugin

WordPress is a great tool. It provides a few good security related plugins in WordPress.com. Here is a list of plugin that I would recommend.

5.Backup your WordPress DataBase

This is important. Your website’s data is your everything. To pretect your data is the most important thing. You can use WordPress DataBase Backup plugin, it is very easy to use.

Here are the essential ones that I would recommend.

  • VaultPress
  • BackWPup
  • WordPress Backup to Dropbox
  • WPBackItUp
  • UpdraftPlus Backup and Restoration

If you want to read more, you can read this actrcle. I hope this information is helpful. Good luck!

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