Protect Your WordPress Admin with .htaccess

Protect Your WordPress Admin with .htaccess

How to protect my WordPress Admin using the .htaccess file. In my previous article I discussed WHERE IS THE .HTACCESS FILE LOCATED – if you not familiar with where the .htaccess file is located on your server I suggest you go and read this article first. If you are using WordPress in Multisite Network setup and […]

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Where is the .htaccess file located

Where is the .htaccess file located

Finding and Editing the .htaccess file. At some time during your webmaster career you will come across the “.htaccess” file. Like anything new I had no idea what to do with it – normally by default  the .htaccess file is hidden – so until you unhide the file you will never even know that it […]

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What is .htaccess?

What is .htaccess?

.htaccess is a configuration file for use on web servers running the Apache Web Server software. When a .htaccess file is placed in a directory which is in turn ‘loaded via the Apache Web Server’, then the .htaccess file is detected and executed by the Apache Web Server software.

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No more going slow – disable xmlrpc in wordpress

No more going slow – disable xmlrpc in wordpress

Stop xmlrpc attacks for good! Don’t let your wordpress website be bogged down by ping-backs and xml request.  If you are the only one accessing your website , there should be no reason for xmlrpc to be active. WordPress sets it as default on installation but it is real easy to disable. Step 1. Blocking XML-RPC […]

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