Developers when create site must to be attention about important moments in security of website.
Password.Don’t forget that make strong password! Yes , it is so much important that your password will be strong . Don’t worry if you forget it you can return it easily by WordPress admin via email that you set . Most of attacks to WordPress site is from your bad and weak password!
And don’t forget that every month must to change your password and users passwords.
User roles. Of course that if you want to be successfull must to have several users and we know that WordPress is blog. So what we can do? In WordPress we have roles that can limit users. In picture you can see roles of different users and decide who and why must to have witch roles! This is your decision.
In WordPress we have super administrator too who can manage the network of sites, network users and network themes & options.
Plugin. This is several ways that you can choice one good secure plugin but we cannot say to you that it is good way because most of plugins have secure problem that bad boy and robots use this bag. But we can advise to you that if you need one plugin must to have attention to this items:
- Active development;
- Trusted authors;
Removing. Why we need unnecessary file in our WordPress site? The entire bad program, hacker … at first searches this information in your site such as: licence.txt, readme.html, wp-config-sample.php …, so think deeply why you must to give information about your plugin, themes, and your WordPress? Answer is clear. We do not need some files and must to delete this file or folder:
- Unnecessary file and folder;
- Unnecessary plugin;
- Unnecessary themes.
All of the process can do by hosting account and FTP. IF YOU DON’T WANT PROBLEM THIS IS EASY DELETE UNNECESSARY AND UNUSEFUL FILE AND FOLDER IN YOUR SITE.
Password. If your site was highjack or you lost your password in WordPress by 3 ways you can update it:
- When you are in admin can easy change it.
- When you are not in admin and logout by click in “ I forget my password and write your email “ you can get new password.
- You can change password in database directory: wp-users “change password“. Do not forget that change function mode to MD5 and save then go to your admin and enjoy!
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In next article we will speak about some recommendations that developers of WordPress say about it.