Your Server – Web Hosting Security

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Your Server – Web Hosting Security

This section of the WordPress Security Tutorials module includes tutorials on web hosting security.

Important

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 back up your site manually, then consider using professional support services, or use backup plugins.

Learn about a great WordPress backup plugin that can automate your site backups here:

Click below to view tutorials about 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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How To Set Up {Web Hosting|Webhosting} For Your WordPress Site

How To Set Up Web Hosting For Your WordPress Site

Learn how to set up a web hosting account for your WordPress website or blog ...
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How To Configure File Permission Settings On Your Server

How To Configure Server File Permission Settings

Learn how to configure permission settings for files and directories on your server ...
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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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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|How To Secure And Protect WordPress} Video Tutorials

WordPress Security Video Tutorials

Learn how to access our library of WordPress security video tutorials ...
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Originally published as Your Server – Web Hosting Security.