How to avoid being hacked.

Some tips on how to avoid being hacked:

10. Choose a good Webhost.

9. Do regular backups that you control or have done for you. Make sure you can restore the backup,

8. Scan your site regularly with a tool like the free one from Sucuri.

7. Do not use the word Admin as the name for the administrative account login.

6. Use a plugin like BackupBuddy to do backups for you.

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5. Update the software on your website on a regular basis. That includes all plugins and WordPress software.

4. Change the admin password every 3 days.

3. Use the Wordfence security plugin.

2. Use a comment system like Disqus to help deal with comment spam.

1. If you are not going to maintain your security, pay someone to do it for you.

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Other Comments:

Stay away from any web hosts run by Endurance(EIG). Click here for a list – there are lots! .

Hosts that we recommend:

  1. Siteground
  2. Inmotion.

Remember web hosts always discount the first year.

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