The primary objective of this course is to learn about WordPress Security and security measures that can be applied to protect the websites from possible attacks or hack. The course will guide through the basic protections to advanced; you will also learn to hide the whole WordPress making it difficult for attackers to analyze on which platform the site has been built.
Backup WordPress: The safest way to protect websites is by backing it up regularly. Backups will safeguard and protect your site in any catastrophic situation, thus you will learn to backup and restore your WordPress website, understanding which files are required and which are not.
Restrict wp-admin or wp-login page: You will learn to protect your wp-admin or wp-login page by country (the login page can be accessed only from specific countries) or by IP address (it can be accessed (or restricted) for particular IP addresses).
Protect wp-config, Disable PHP Error Reporting, Hotlinking, Disable XML - RPC, manually approve comments: We will quickly go through all of these and learn how to protect them in few easy steps.
File Permission: Know about the recommended file permission for your WordPress files and directories and apply the settings as accordingly.
Protect Your Database: The default table prefix of WordPress may not be secure, thus learn how you can easily change the prefix in few clicks and secure your database.
Hide Login Page: We will change the default WordPress login page i.e. wp-admin and wp-login page to something unique. Additionally, we will also create a recovery link in case you are locked and couldn’t access the login page.
Hide WordPress: We will hide the basic WordPress information so that it cannot be easily detected by the WordPress analyzing websites (such as wpthemedetector). This will make it difficult for bots or attackers to hack your WordPress website.
Some basic precautions measure: And finally we’ll run through some important cautious majors so that you can safeguard your WordPress websites.
13 sections • 20 lectures • 1h 18m total length
Save your important WordPress files for Backup
While changing password is easy - learn how you can change the Login name
Give access or deny to WordPress Login page only from specific IP
Control Access to login page via Country
Protect your Database
Disable PHP Error Reporting
Prevent Image Hotlinking
Disable File Editor
Protect wp-config file
Know about File Permission
Hide WordPress default login page by changing the login URL
Hide your WordPress from bots, attackers and also theme detector sites
Get insights on how you should process the Comments
Login URL and use of Nulled themes and plugins
A WordPress Website, cPanel or FTP access
I often get asked by the WordPress website owners – IS WORDPRESS SECURE? Well the simple answer is yes, but you will need to take some basic security measures, or else the stats of WordPress websites getting hacked is quite high but that’s for other websites too. Hence, with this course, we will learn to protect your WordPress websites.
Many popular websites use WordPress – nearly 35% of the market uses WordPress to build their sites. So the platform itself is very strong, the only flaw is when we expose the websites to security vulnerabilities unknowingly and forget to take the basic security measures. But don’t worry, this course will guide you on protecting your WordPress website.
The tutorial is short and to the point, with very little yet precise explanations. Please feel free to get back to me for any confusion.
I really hope you will learn something valuable from this course and protect your WordPress website.
Who this course is for:
Beginners, Intermediates & Freelancers basically everyone willing to protect their WordPress website
I am a WordPress Developer, Graphic Designer and a Social Media Marketing Expert with more than 8 years of experiences in Designing & Marketing.
I have been working as a WordPress Developer for more than 5 years now. I have worked for both back-end and front –end development including WordPress themes and plugins. I do themes customization, designs and many more.
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