10 STEPS TOHACK PROOFWORDPRESSWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
1. DON’T INSTALL UNTRUSTED PLUGINSwww.codecanyon.netwww.woothemes.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwww.wordpress.org1. 2. 3.
2. BE FAMILIAR WITH YOUR ADMIN/FTP/MYSQLWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
3. USE STRONG PASSWORDSwww.strongpasswordgenerator.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
4. BACKUP YOUR BLOG REGULARLY1.www.wpb2d.com2.cPanel at your Host3.www.vaultpress.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
5. INSTALL SECURITY PLUGINSWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordpress-file-monitor-plus/wordpress.org/ex...
6. UPDATE WORDPRESS AND PLUGINS1. Notification 2. Updatehttp://codex.wordpress.org/Updating_WordPress
7. USE A REPUTABLE HOSTWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwww.godaddy.comwww.bluehost.comwww.hostgator.comwww.mediatemple.net
8. CLEAN YOUR SITE FILESWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMhttp://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Files
9. REMOVE THE ADMIN LOGINChange your usernameWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMhttp://www.yoursite.com/wp-admin/
10. STAY VIGILANTWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
Q U E S T I O N S ?F O L L O W M E O N L I N EWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM@BRANDBUILDSELL
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Ten Easy Steps to Hackproof Your WordPress Install (Blogging While Brown 2013)

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Presentation given by Arsha Jones during the Blogging While Brown Conference 2013 (Harlem, NY). The session was named Ten Easy Steps to Hackproof Your WordPress Installation and Back Up Your Site.

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Ten Easy Steps to Hackproof Your WordPress Install (Blogging While Brown 2013)

  1. 1. 10 STEPS TOHACK PROOFWORDPRESSWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
  2. 2. 1. DON’T INSTALL UNTRUSTED PLUGINSwww.codecanyon.netwww.woothemes.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwww.wordpress.org1. 2. 3.
  3. 3. 2. BE FAMILIAR WITH YOUR ADMIN/FTP/MYSQLWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
  4. 4. 3. USE STRONG PASSWORDSwww.strongpasswordgenerator.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
  5. 5. 4. BACKUP YOUR BLOG REGULARLY1.www.wpb2d.com2.cPanel at your Host3.www.vaultpress.comWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
  6. 6. 5. INSTALL SECURITY PLUGINSWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordpress-file-monitor-plus/wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordfence/wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-security-scan/
  7. 7. 6. UPDATE WORDPRESS AND PLUGINS1. Notification 2. Updatehttp://codex.wordpress.org/Updating_WordPress
  8. 8. 7. USE A REPUTABLE HOSTWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMwww.godaddy.comwww.bluehost.comwww.hostgator.comwww.mediatemple.net
  9. 9. 8. CLEAN YOUR SITE FILESWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMhttp://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Files
  10. 10. 9. REMOVE THE ADMIN LOGINChange your usernameWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COMhttp://www.yoursite.com/wp-admin/
  11. 11. 10. STAY VIGILANTWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM
  12. 12. Q U E S T I O N S ?F O L L O W M E O N L I N EWWW.BRANDBUILDSELL.COM@BRANDBUILDSELL

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