10 Tips To Protect WordPress Websites From Being Hacked?

Friends, as you all know that websites are with everyone today, but we do not pay much attention to their security because when our website is new, there is no threat to its security and as soon as our website is popular And if it gets old, then its security remains at risk.

So friends, in such a situation, the biggest challenge that comes in front of you is how can you protect your WordPress website from being hacked because most WordPress websites are Self Hosted and Hackers attack more on Self Hosted Websites only.



PROTECT WORDPRESS WEBSITES FROM BEING HACKED

If your website is also self-hosted on WordPress and you have not done any work on the security of your website yet, then your website may be hacked, how do we protect your WordPress website from being hacked? Will, we read in this article? And I will share some Tips % Tricks with you.


HOW TO PROTECT WORDPRESS WEBSITES FROM BEING HACKED?


Friends, you have to take special care of the security of your WordPress website, if you do not take care of the security of your WordPress website, then your website can be hacked because at this time there is no such website that cannot be hacked.


1. TAKE REGULAR BACKUP OF WORDPRESS WEBSITE


Friends, you should do the work of taking BackUp of your WordPress website first because no one knows what goes wrong with the website, so you should take BackUp of your WordPress website first and daily so that if something goes wrong, you can restore your website. 


There are many ways to take BackUp of WordPress website, with the help of which you can easily take BackUp of your WordPress website, by downloading the file from Hosting Database, File Manager and you can take BackUp of WordPress website with the help of Updraft Plus Plugin.


2. CHANGE WORDPRESS LOGIN URL 


Friends, as you all know that the default login URL of WordPress is https://Yoursitename .com/wp-admin, if you change the default URL of this WordPress, then the security of your WordPress website increases to a great extent.


To change the URL of the login page of the WordPress website, by installing a plugin named WPS Hide Login, you can easily change the URL of the login page by going to General Settings in Settings.


3. NEVER MAKE ADMIN TO UNKNOWN PERSONS


New bloggers always hire someone to write blogs for their website with high-quality content in starting and they make them an admin and the unknown person change password of your account and make them selfs as one admin...So you have to avoid these types of things.


4.CHANGE WORDPRESS DATABASE PREFIX


Friends, the Default Database Prefix is ​​used in WordPress, due to which it is very easy for Hackers to guess the Table Name, we would suggest that you change it.


5. DISABLE FILE EDITING?


Friends, if Hacker somehow accesses the files of your WordPress website, then he can easily edit your files, to avoid this, you can disable File Editing by going to Appearance > Editor.


But to disable File Editing, you have to open the wp-Config Php file in the WordPress file and add a code to it, for you can use FTP or you can open the File Manager in your C-Panel by opening it.


6. ALWAYS KEEP WORDPRESS UPDATED 


Friends, if any kind of update comes to your WordPress website, then you should update it because the latest version is better than the old version because the shortcomings of the old version are met in the latest version, so you should update your WordPress website.


7.USE A STRONG PASSWORD 


Friends, you know that the stronger the password of your WordPress website, the more secure your WordPress website will be, you should choose the password of your WordPress website very strongly, for this you can also use WordPress Password Generator.


8.USE A SECURE USERNAME 


Most people choose their password strongly but choose their UserName very simply, which increases the chances of their WordPress website being hacked, most bloggers keep their UserName Admin or the name of their blog.


With this, you do half the work of Hacker and he does the rest half work himself Freinds You should keep the UserName of your WordPress website in such a way that no one can even guess, you can use UserName Generator with the help of the Internet.


9. DO NOT SHARE THE DETAILS OF THE BLOG WITH ANYONE 


Friends, you should never share the details of your blog with anyone, there are many bloggers who give their login details to someone else to optimize their theme database and other things.


10 . USE LOGIN LIMIT ATTEMPTS 


Login Limit Attempts is also a good way to protect your WordPress website from being hacked, it prevents Brute Force Attack from happening on your website. To avoid Brute 

Force Attack, you should install the Login Lockdown Plugin and set it up.


CONCLUSION:-


So in this way, with the help of the above-mentioned methods, you can protect your WordPress website from the hack.


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