WordPress which we all know that is the most popular blogging platform today, which is been used by thousands of people in blogging arena, because of its popularity hackers pay more attentions to it than any other blogging platform. Although WordPress is a secured platform on its own, but there is no guarantee for that, all you need is to get more secured plugins for it.
There are some people who love coding, this problem will be very easy for them to handle, but for you that doesn’t know how to code the only way to survive this is using plugins, using plugins is an alternative for that. Most plugins are free and user-friendly. This post will assemble 5 best plugins to make your wordpress blog secured.
Akismet in short, which is also known as Automatic Kismet, is known to be the grandfather of spam comment and trackback holder. Once you have Automatic kismet on your blog feel free no spam can attack your blog.
As at today alone Akismet has held more than 42million+ spam comments and spam trackbacks.
2.) Stealth Login
Another awesome plugin by wordpress, this is a simple and complicated plugin, you will find out why I said it is simple and complicated after reading about it. With this plugin you can create your own personal custom Urls for logging in or logging out of your WP-admin panel. For example, others are using “site/wp-admin”, which you might no fancy, but with this plugin you can just change yours to “myblog/wp-admin” for an easier way to login to your blogs panel.
3.) Secure WordPress
This plugin provides little help in securing your wordpress blog installation. This plugin removes error information on login page, adds index.html to plugin directory, removes the wp-version, except in admin area
4.) TAC (Theme Authenticity Checker)
TAC which is also known as theme authenticity checker, searches for the file of every theme uploaded on your blog either by wordpress or by yourself for signs malicious code. Ones a malicious code is found, TAC displays the patch of the theme file, the line number, and a small snippet of the suspect code as of V1.3. TAC also searches for and displays static links.
This is a useful plugin that detect Viruses, Worms and Malwares that exist on your wordpress blog. You might not know that that viruses, worms, and malwares do exist on your blog, but they do. Anti-virus for wordpress monitors these bad viruses, worms, and malware, ones they attack your blog it will alert you or warn you. It also has a multilingual support.