The final talk of the evening was some sage advice on methods of securing your WordPress site. Russ went through several plugins that can be used, both free and paid, as well as the functions of each. Other good tips were shared as well.
In the world of information technology, security is a paramount concern and to be taken seriously. Last year, EnableSecurity found that 73% of the 40,000 most popular WordPress sites were vulnerable to attack. WordPress is the most popular content management package, which makes it an attractive target to hackers. In this session I will cover steps to make your WordPress site secure and safe.
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