Limit Login Attempts in WordPress with a Must-Use Plugin

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As a WordPress developer, I quite frequently deal with clients who have had their WordPress installations hacked. The number one cause that I have seen from these hacks are short/insecure passwords. I actually dealt with so many of these issues that I wrote a small ebook called The Concise Guide to Securing WordPress and Repairing[Continue Reading…]

The Concise Guide to Securing WordPress and Repairing Hacks – Now Available

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The Concise Guide to Securing WordPress and Repairing Hacks is available today on Amazon Kindle for 99 cents. You can also “borrow” it for five days from your Kindle for free. I have been developing WordPress themes and plugins for over five years now and have dealt with my share of clients whose sites have[Continue Reading…]

SSL Certificate Scam – Yay or Nay?

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Let me preface this post by saying that I could be completely wrong… I just want to rant and say those expensive Extended Validation SSL certificates are a big scam! All certificate authorities offer some sort of Extended Validation Certificate, it usually cost two to three or even ten times a normal certificate. So, these[Continue Reading…]