How to Add a Favicon to Your WordPress Site

Favicon is the tiny image that appear next to your website title in the browser. It helps your users identify your website and more frequent visitors of your site will build an instant recognition for that tiny image. This increases your brand recognition and helps you build trust among your audiences. Continue reading

Securing Your WordPress

WordPress is open source which means that everyone, including hackers with a malicious intent, can scour the source code looking for holes in its security. That is why I’m going to show you some good precautionary steps to take to protect you, your WordPress and most importantly, your users. Continue reading

Hardening WordPress

If you are running a WordPress-powered website, its security should be your primary concern. In
most cases, WordPress blogs are compromised because their core files and/or plugin are outdated;
outdated files are traceable and it’s an open invitation to hackers. Continue reading

Best WordPress Security Plugin

Best WordPress Security Plugin

WordPress sites are attacked by hackers every day. Many sites fall prey to hackers simply because they’re not secure enough. They don’t have enough to protect them. Some only have simple protection that hackers have little trouble getting around. Many sites have weak passwords, obsolete software with security holes, and plugin vulnerabilities. According to iThemes, an average of 30,000 new sites are hacked per day.

Website security is not something you want to play around with. A website with weak security can do a lot of damage to your business, reputation, and your readers and customers. To protect your site from hackers, it’s best to plug up the holes, strengthen your site against specific types of attacks, and strengthen user credentials. iThemes Security plugin does that and more. In fact, it’s one of the most comprehensive and feature-rich security plugins available. It’s available in both a free and premium edition. Let’s take a look, shall we? Continue reading