How to view Live Traffic for your WordPress site using Wordfence

As we continue our series on the Wordfence security plugin, we will now show you how to view live traffic to your WordPress site using Wordfence. Viewing your live traffic can provide insights into the people visiting your website. This is helpful when targeting ad campaigns, or trying to troubleshoot a change in your traffic Read More >

How to View a WordPress Diagnostics Report using Wordfence

As we continue our series on the the Wordfence plugin, we will now show you how to view a WordPress diagnostics report using Wordfence. There you can see information about your server environment and installation of WordPress. This can be a helpful tool when troubleshooting WordPress or server issues. Viewing WordPress Diagnostics Report Log into Read More >

How to do a Whois lookup in WordPress using Wordfence

As we continue our series on the Wordfence plugin for WordPress, we will now show you how to do a WHOIS lookup in WordPress using the Wordfence plugin. The Whois record lets you view publicly displayed information about domains or IP addresses. This is helpful when trying to view details about the registrar, owner, nameservers, Read More >

How to Filter Comment Spam in Wordfence

Wordfence includes built in tools for fighting comments that include spam messages. As we continue our series on the Wordfence security plugin, we will now show you know how to filter comment spam in WordPress. This can greatly reduce the amount of spam comments you receive on your WordPress site. Filter Comment Spam Log into Read More >

How to scan your WordPress site for Malware with Wordfence

As we continue our series on the Wordfence plugin, we will now show you how to scan your WordPress site for malware with Wordfence. With Wordfence you can easily scan your site for malicious URLs, weak passwords, unauthorized DNS changes, trojans, and out-of-date plugins/themes among many other things. Keep in mind some of the options Read More >

Wordfence Security Plugin Options

As we continue our series on the Wordfence Security plugin for WordPress, we will now go over the Wordfence Security options. Wordfence Security has the ability to scan your files, block IP’s, automate scanning, filter spam, and more. Below are the features available in Wordfence. Note: Not all Wordfence features are free. For example, Country Read More >

How to Install WP-reCAPTCHA in WordPress

In this tutorial: Install WP-reCAPTCHA Setup re-CAPTCHA API Keys The WP-reCAPTCHA plugin is a good tool for fighting spam in WordPress. It can prevent spammers from posting unwanted comments in your WordPress blog. A CAPTCHA is an image made up of letters and numbers, and a user is required to type those same letters and Read More >

Seting up the WangGaurd plugin for WordPress

To secure your WordPress website from attackers and those who can compromise the site, you ca install the WangGaurd Security plugin for WordPress. Below are the steps to install and activate the WangGaurd security plugin. Installing and Activating the WangGaurd plugin Log into the WordPress Dashboard. Go to plugin’s and click Add New. Search for Read More >