Hardening WordPress

Here are some recommendations for hardening your WordPress website. These are essential: Ensure that you keep your WordPress, Themes and PlugIns regularly up to date (take a backup before your run major updates). Only use unique usernames (do not use ‘admin’) and strong passwords. Install a WordPress Security PlugIn, such Read more…

Should I use IMAP or POP3?

IMAP email access coordinates between the server and your mail application. Messages that have been read/deleted/replied to will show up as such, both on the server and in the mail application. POP3 does not coordinate with the server. Messages marked as read/deleted/replied to in the mail application will not show Read more…