What to change when installing WordPress to improve security

Change installing WordPress improve security

When installing WordPress you should change the default database prefix and username for security reasons.

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PHP versions 5.6 and 7.0 will soon not have security support

Update PHP 5.6 before December 31 2018

PHP version 5.6 will not be supported from the 1st of January 2019 and onwards. PHP 7.0 will likewise lose its security support on December 3 2018. Please update your PHP version to 7.1 or 7.2 if you haven’t done so already. Read more about the topic and what actions you should take on the […]

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Why you should have a staging version of your WordPress site

why staging version WordPress

What should you use your staging site for? Perform all theme, plugin or code updates Test out new plugins or themes Test out new styling or features Perform tests on after updates Security and stability Updates, upgrades and testing A staging site is where you should perform all updates and changes before applying them to […]

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Why you should not use the Admin username in WordPress?

Not use admin username WordPress

The reason why you should not use Admin as your username on any WordPress installation is very simple; it’s the default username WordPress gives you unless you change it. Hackers are of course well aware of this, and the admin username is likely the first one they will try out to be able to gain […]

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