What are WordPress plugins?
If you are new to WordPress, you might be wondering what are WordPress plugins and what’s their purpose. It’s a reasonably common question to ask because plugins are an important part of the WordPress ecosystem. They are essential if you want to build a website with WordPress. In this article, we explain what WordPress plugins […]
WP 2FA 1.5: Fully responsive wizard & performance updates
Today we are excited to announce update 1.5 of the WP 2FA plugin. The highlight of this update is the new fully responsive 2FA wizard and a much improved and efficient code. In this update we have also improved a lot of under the hood things. Let’s dive right in for a highlight of what’s […]
5 best WordPress security plugins for complete site security
Your WordPress site’s security should be one of your top concerns as a webmaster. However, there’s no such thing as a ‘set and forget’ approach with security. In actual fact, your security arrangements should form part of a never-ending process. You need to continually harden, monitor, improve, and test your WordPress security arrangements. When it […]
Why WordPress admin notices matter (and how to manage them effectively)
Every time you log into the WordPress dashboard, you are probably greeted with a few message at the top of your screen. These messages are called WordPress admin notices. Contrary to what many WordPress users might think – that they’re an annoyance without an ‘off’ switch – they can be incredibly useful. At least, that […]
WordPress debug: how to enable it & debugging options
Sometimes we are unable to reproduce a problem that a user is encountering when using one of our WordPress plugins. When this happens, we ask the user to send us more information about their website’s and plugin’s setup. Such information is typically found in a log file, more specifically, the WordPress debug log file. This […]
Tools for remote team accountability, communication & security WordPress businesses should use
The global pandemic has turned the world of work upside down. Commuting to the workplace is no longer a daily habit for up to 40%1 of the workforce. What’s more, it’s a trend set to stay in place long after the scientific community has found an effective treatment or vaccine for the virus. Online and […]
Statistics highlight the biggest source of WordPress vulnerabilities
WordPress vulnerabilities statistics show that the main source of WordPress vulnerabilities are in WordPress plugins. These vulnerabilities statistics also show how important it is to always run the latest version of WordPress core, plugins and themes.
Admin Notices Manager – announcing the new plugin
The WordPress Admin Area can be packed with lots of popups, reminders, and advertisements. Even though some of these notices might not be that useful, there are many other admin notices that are helpful and need your attention. It’s easy to imagine that all WordPress users enjoy the same clean, well-organized Admin experience. We all […]
What are WordPress admin notices (and how do they work)?
Even if you’re new to WordPress, you’ll be familiar with admin notices. They’re the messages that show up on your dashboard to let you know about updates, errors, changes and more. Admin notices give you critical information about your site, which enables you to take timely action. Moreover, if you’re a theme or plugin developer, […]
How to use WordPress user roles for improved WordPress security
Learn more about WordPress user roles and what capabilities users have when assigned to a specific WordPress user role. With WordPress user roles, the WordPress owner can have control of what the users can and cannot do on the WordPress installation.