WordPress Security Overview

WordPress Security Overview

"If you're new to WordPress, this can stand on its own as a training course and will stay with you as you progress from beginner to advanced and even guru status." - Bruce (Columbus, Ohio)

WordPress Security Overview

The tutorials in this section of the WordPress Security Tutorials module provide an overview of WordPress security and the importance of keeping your WordPress site safe, secure, and protected from malicious users.

Disclaimer

Some tutorials in this module may require editing your WordPress template or server files. If you need help modifying template or server files please contact a professional or experienced WordPress user for assistance (learn where to get help with WordPress).

Important: Always do a backup of your WordPress site (files and data) before modifying any files. If you don’t want to perform your own site backups, then use the services of a professional WordPress provider, or use a WordPress backup plugin.

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Click below to view tutorials on the importance of WordPress security:

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WordPress Security Explained

Learn why WordPress is a secure web platform for building and running your business online ...
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WordPress Security Guide For Beginners

WordPress Security Guide For Beginners

The WordPress security guide for beginners provides an overview of the security components that help keep your WordPress site secure and protected ...
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Understanding The Mindset Of Hackers

Understanding The Mindset Of Hackers

This tutorial explores reasons why individuals are motivated to hack into computer networks, computers, and websites ...
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What To Do If Your WordPress Site Has Been Hacked

Learn what to do if your WordPress site has been hacked or compromised ...
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Computer {Security - A Guide|Guide} For WordPress Users

Computer Security Guide For WordPress Users

In this tutorial, we look at ways to tighten computer security as part of your WordPress security and overall web security plan ...
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Software Security Guide For WordPress Users

Software Security Guide For WordPress Users

In this tutorial, we look at ways to tighten software security as part of your WordPress security and overall web security plan ...
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User Security

In this tutorial, we look at ways to improve user security as part of your overall web security plan ...
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Online Password Security

In this tutorial, we look at basic security practices that contribute to overall web security, like password security ...
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WordPress Security – Password Management Software

In this tutorial, we look at password management software that can help to improve online password security ...
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Web Browser Security

In this tutorial module, we look at web browser security as part of your overall web security plan ...
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How To Protect Your WordPress Site From A Brute-Force Attack

Learn how to protect your WordPress site from being brute-force attacked, or having its security compromised by hackers or bots ...
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Backup Creator – WordPress Backup Plugin

Backup Creator is an easy-to-use plugin that allows you to backup your WordPress data, clone your websites, and protect your sites against data loss ...
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WordPress Security Plugins

WordPress Security Plugins

In this tutorial, we explore different types of WordPress security plugins that help to protect and keep your digital presence secure ...
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WordPress Brute-Force Attack Prevention Plugins

In this tutorial, we explore WordPress plugins that can help prevent your WordPress website from brute-force attacks ...
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WordPress Security Checklist

WordPress Security Checklist

Use this free WordPress Security Checklist to ensure that your WordPress site remains protected and secure at all times ...
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WordPress Security Video Tutorials

Learn how to access our library of WordPress security video tutorials ...
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Originally published as WordPress Security Overview.