Increasing Security & Configuring Theme and Plugin Files

WordPress 2015    |    Intermediate
  • 13 Videos | 51m 4s
  • Includes Assessment
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Keep your WordPress site performing well and secure! Here we look at administrative tasks for optimizing and securing your WordPress site, and how to configure both theme and plugin files.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • back up the database and files
    change the database table prefix
    describe what caching is and how it is used in WordPress
    configure secure logins
    recall why and how to remove the meta generator tag
    apply different file level permissions
    change file locations
  • recall how to monitor for security problems
    configure different theme and plugin files
    identify what the core files are and recall why they should not be altered
    work with hooks
    use the options and settings APIs
    write a secure theme and plugin

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Backing Up the Database and Files
    3m 14s
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    2. 
    Changing the Database Table Prefix
    3m 39s
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    3. 
    Exploring Caching
    5m 19s
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    4. 
    Securing Logins
    4m 50s
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    5. 
    Removing The Meta Generator Tag
    2m 13s
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    6. 
    Examining File Permissions
    3m 29s
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    7. 
    Changing File Locations
    3m 6s
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    8. 
    Monitoring Security Problems
    4m 33s
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    9. 
    Exploring Theme and Plugin Files
    3m 28s
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    10. 
    Examining the Core Files
    2m 57s
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    11. 
    Working with Hooks
    2m 23s
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    12. 
    Using the Options and Settings APIs
    2m 36s
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    13. 
    Writing Secure Themes and Plugins
    4m 18s

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