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 […]
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.
Configuring WordPress automatic updates
This WordPress tutorials explains how you can configure the WordPress automatic update to ensure that your websites and blogs always run on the latest, most stable and secure WordPress version. It also explains how to enable automatic updating of WordPress plugins and theme.
How to Grant Remote Access Privileges to a WordPress MySQL Database
This document explains how to grant remote access to a WordPress or any other MySQL database. Remote access might be needed if you need to extract or read data from the WordPress database from a remote location, for example to read the WordPress security alerts generated by WP Activity Log plugin and store them in a centralized logging and monitoring system.
All You Need To Know On the WordPress Unique Authentication Keys and Salts
WordPress security keys are used to encrypt the WordPress login details stored in user’s cookies once they login to WordPress. By configuring the WordPress security keys you also improve the security of your WordPress. This article explains what are the WordPress security keys and how you can configure them in the wp-config.php file.
Site-Specific WordPress Plugin for Code Snippets
This WordPress tutorial explains what is a site-specific code snippets plugin and what are the advantages of using it. The tutorial also explains how to create the site-specific WordPress plugin to store code snippets specific to your WordPress blog or website.
How to Manually Add a WordPress Administrator to the Database using SQL Queries
This WordPress tutorial explains how to manually create a WordPress administrator account directly in the database using SQL queries or phpMyAdmin. This operation is useful to regain access to a hacked WordPress blog or website.
Disable Theme and Plugin Editors in WordPress to Improve WordPress Security
This WordPress security blog post explains how to disable the WordPress theme and plugin editors from the WordPress admin panel to improve the security of your WordPress.
How to Enumerate WordPress Users with WPScan
A WordPress security article that explains how to use the popular WordPress security scanner WPScan to enumerate WordPress users or plugins for reporting purposes or WordPress security audits.
WordPress Backups Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
If you are not familiar with all the operations and tasks needed to maintain a successful WordPress blog or website, you will find it very difficult to plan and choose the right WordPress backup solution for your WordPress. In this WordPress FAQ tutorial we try to address all WordPress backup frequently asked questions.