Did you know that Linkedin ranks you? There are different levels of users and your ranking is based on several criteria. Your goal is to become an All-Star. Your rank is actually a profile strength meter. Your profile strength meter is on the right side of your profile and gauges how robust your profile is. Your strength will increase as you add more content. Here are a few tips to becoming an All-Star. Read More
This is reprinted post from Wordfence, a vendor that we use on all of our sites. Search Traffic Now requires security plugins because of the nature of wordpress, being open source, and the fact that both humans and bots are trying to hack wordpress site approximately every 5 minutes. Moreover, when we host and manage your site, we do not stop with security plugins, our servers all have special software designed to restrict malicious traffic, software to prevent server and website side intrusion and we also use 3rd party platforms like Cloudflare that offer another layer of security between the server, browser, and website. This is an interesting article – please enjoy.
Do You Need a WordPress Security Plugin?
This entry was posted in General Security, Wordfence, WordPress Security on January 25, 2017 by Mark Maunder.
This blog is about WordPress security. While WordPress is the world’s most popular software for websites – as open source software it’s prone to hacks and attacks. Sadly, we, as web hosting and development companies spend far too much time worrying and working on being vigilant on behalf of our clients who rely on us. For clie Read More
How does a hacked website impact SEO
Websites can be hacked in many ways – most customers don’t even know they’ve been hacked until someone or some service tells them. Google has gotten better a not only finding hacke Read More
One of the set backs for using open source software like WordPress is exposure to potential hacking. That said, every software is vulnerable so WordPress is really no different. The difference is that because WordPress is open source it’s essentially a giant template system with plugins. The plugins are used Read More