How to Block IP Addresses in WordPress

How to Block IP Addresses in WordPress

In this guide, we will show you various ways to prevent certain brute force attacks on a WordPress site by blocking offending IP addresses. According to Wordfence report that a number of WordPress attacks have consistently been increasing from different IPs with an average of 4,000 attacks per day as of October 2017. The popularity of WordPress is one of the reasons it’s been on the top list of attacks to CMS (Content Management Systems).

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How to install WordPress on a CentOS 7 VPS in less than 2 minutes

This tutorial will show you how to setup and install WordPress on your CentOS 7 VPS in less than 2 minutes. While WordPress is already easy to setup and install, we’re going to make this process even easier. We’ve put together a script containing some commands which will help you set up and install WordPress on your CentOS 7 machine in no time.  Installing WordPress on a CentOS 7 VPS  is really an easy task and it can be done in less than 2 minutes.
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How to backup a WordPress site on your VPS

In this tutorial, we will show you how to manually backup your WordPress site on your VPS. It is highly recommended that you make regular backups of your WordPress site so you can easily restore it if something unexpected happens, for example, if your site breaks because of a faulty plugin, it gets infected with malicious files, you accidentally delete the contents of our database and so on. In order to fully make a backup of your WordPress site, we will need to make a backup of your WordPress files and your WordPress database.

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How to Fix 403 Forbidden Error in WordPress

Are you one of those website owners that are dealing with the 403 Forbidden error on your WordPress site? This error is one of the most dreadful ones that a WordPress beginner can come across. Everyone who spends some time online has come across an HTTP status error. Few of them can be frustrating, like getting a 403 Forbidden error on your own WordPress website. This error code is shown when your server permissions are not allowing access to a specific page.

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How to Install WordPress with Nginx and W3 Total Cache on Ubuntu 16.04

In this tutorial, we are going to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to install WordPress with Nginx and W3 Total Cache on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS.
WordPress is the most popular open source CMS written in PHP that allows web developers to create everything from simple websites to complex e-commerce web stores, news portals, magazines etc.
This tutorial was tested and written for an Ubuntu VPS, but it should work on any Debian based Linux distribution.
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