7 Essential WordPress Security Tips

7 Essential WordPress Security Tips

WordPress being popular but security vulnerable platform, it's important for us to keep our WordPress blog secure. Here I'm sharing some essential WordPress security tips, which will help you to keep your blog safe and secure. When I was 21, I hacked our university’s web-portal to get the semester final questions draft by entering into teachers area. I needed the questions of ‘network security’ course, so I attempted to login as sazzad (the respective teacher) and I succeeded in a few attempts to get his password as it was his girlfriend’s name (18 comments)

5 Ways To Stay Safe on The Internet (It’s not what you think)

5 Ways To Stay Safe on The Internet (It’s not what you think)

We wrote many articles about anti-virus softwares on Shoutmeloud. The main reason for making you aware about these anti-virus softwares was to make your online surfing secure. But just downloading Anti-virus software on your system is not enough, you need to secure your system by other threats which can easily hack your personal details or confidential documents from your system. If you are connected to internet, there are chances that you might face hacking problem. Ways to be safe on the internet: Web safety tips Avoid using same passwords Many of (29 comments)

7 Security Tips to keep your Gmail account secure

7 Security Tips to keep your Gmail account secure

We have already written a tutorial on How to check if your Gmail is hacked. Recently Gmail added security level by adding mobile number verification for Google account. One thing which is common with Gmail account is , it is linked with several accounts like blogspot, Orkut Analytic, Webmaster tools and so on. This is good but a disadvantage of this is chances of security leak from user side. Specially Orkut is one of the most targeted way to hack people account.  Here I have note down few tips which will help you to keep your Gmail account secure and (24 comments)

How to Create a Strong and Smart Password

How to Create a Strong and Smart Password

When we talk about online security the most common problem faced by people are hacked account. Hacked websites and hacked online life. The common problem for such issue is lack of an efficient antivirus, or if you believe you have the best antivirus try and check effectiveness of your password. Google released a post on password safety tips. I will quickly summarize the post and you can read more about it on official page. How to Make a Strong password for better security: Using Dictionary password Most common password we use are dictionary words (10 comments)

How To Avoid Spam Comments on WordPress Using .htaccess method

How To Avoid Spam Comments on WordPress Using .htaccess method

One of the biggest challenge which you will face while running a blog is combating spam in various form. One of the most common form of spam is comment spam and when it comes to WordPress we have various ways to battle comment spam. One of the best way is by using Akismet WordPress plugin and you can watch below embedded  video (Direct link ) to learn how to use the plugin. http://youtu.be/01tGKPx_URg You can get the Akismet Wordpress plugin from here and check this guide to learn how to get free API key for Akismet plugin. Though at times (1 comments)