I had been a long time user of the Wordfence security plugin until I discovered a free and light plugin called Malcare. Malcare is the new kid on the block for WordPress security. There may be many security plugins available ...

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In today’s post, I reveal the plugin I have been using for the past three months for getting rid of spam comments, spam contact form submissions and newsletter opt-in forms. Previously I dealt with this kind of spam by adding ...

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I can understand perfectly why changing the WordPress username would be a common question because it is not very obvious in WordPress. Unfortunately, it’s not a case of merely updating your user profile. You can’t simply pop over to your ...

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Hackers aren’t necessarily people, but more commonly small programs called bots that scour the internet for vulnerable sites. These vulnerable sites might not have the latest version of WordPress installed or have an administrator account named ‘admin’, or they might ...

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Did you know how important it is to keep your WordPress blog updated? Not keeping my site update caused it to be hacked once, and the extra work it took to it back to life far outweighed the time it ...

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If you were to lose every single article you ever published on your WordPress blog would it be a disaster? I am guessing the answer is likely to be a resounding ‘yes’! There are several reasons why you must keep ...

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