Course Last Updated 23 January 2016
Added a new lecture titled: Extra Added Security
FREE Web Hosting Account to Students
Starting December, I have started to give my students enrolled in my WordPress Security course free web hosting account in order to test what they have learnt. This is a great way to try different plugin's and methods without having to try it on your live website. I will also show you an easy way to copy your live site into the testing environment.
WordPress 'The Ultimate Security Guide' is designed for any WordPress novice and professional alike. Anyone that is actively using or thinking of using WordPress as a platform in terms of a website or a blogging platform needs this course to empower them to take control over their site and hosting platform
The aim of this WordPress course is to take a complex and frustrating subject for most and turn it into easy and an enjoyable task.
Securing your WordPress website is not easy and can be a very daunting experience so I am going to try and make it as easy and as simple as possible.
So if you have a website powered by WordPress or thinking of building one any time soon, then this is a must have course for sure.
In this course, I will go through free and paid tools to secure your WordPress website, it is you that can determine what to use based on your need, budget and required functionality. Over all, it is how much you care about your site and its success over time.
I will demonstrate a live hacking attempts into a WordPress website to show you how easy it is to hack.
I will also be at hand to help you in the student forum section of my course to give you a helping hand if you get stuck, as well as share resources and ideas with you and answer any question you may have.
As we progress in the course, if you need further verification or additional video's to cover a particular topic, just shout. This course is designed to be interactive and an evolving course.
** No Technical Knowledge Required **
START this course TODAY and SECURE your FUTURE tomorrow
Installing WordPress the correct way by avoiding default settings if possible
Control your Least privilege users
Useful Tricks & Techniques to protecting your WordPress Admin area
Avoid Free Premiums Themes & Plugin’s unless it is from a reliable source
Binning The Readme File & Hide WordPress Version Reporting
Assign the right user Permissions
Using Two-Factor Authentication
Chose a reputable hosting provider for your site
Removing unwanted or unused WordPress Plugin
Using SFTP to transfer files over
Disable file editing via the dashboard
True or false questions
Allow Google, Bing and Yandex to detect issues on your site
Block Multi-Login Attempts by users
Backing Up the Backup, is this Paranoia or plain common sense??
Better be safe than SORRY!!
Restoring your backup Manually & Automatically
Manually changing passwords
Using common sense is the ultimate way of securing your site
Experienced business professional with the technical and business knowledge to act as a business strategist and enabler in the new E-revolution era. Extremely capable individual, with a broad background in many technologies and business activities.
Keen to advance personal knowledge and career. Motivated by the challenge of new technologies and their application in the business. The ability to learn new tasks is one of many talents gained by working in diverse international environments.