10 Proven Ways to Protect Your WordPress Blog

Knowing how to best protect your WordPress blog is an important aspect of maintaining a blog. It seems that almost on a regular basis a WordPress blog gets compromised by a malicious visitor, who installs malware, deletes files, or simply defaces the blog. As I read about how blogs get hacked I also realize that many of these hacks could have been prevented with regular maintenance, or by following stricter security protocols.

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How I Backup Data Files Automatically So I Won’t Worry About Losing Files

Protecting your data files with a good data backup plan is one of the most important tasks you can perform to keep your data safe from hard drive failure, malicious software, or just accidental file changes or deletions. For me, I have been talking about various data backup plans since I started this blog, and with over 600GB of personal photos and videos stored on an external hard drive, I also take data backup very seriously.

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4 Ways to Protect Your Smartphone from Being Hacked

You already know that you need to protect your laptop and desktop computers from hackers. A lot of people, however, never stop to wonder whether their mobile devices are also susceptible to these threats. Since your smartphone is essentially a small computer, there is a possibility that someone will try to hack into it to steal your private information. You can protect yourself by following these four tips.

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3 Tips to Boost your Newsletter Open-Rate

Despite being regarded as a drab and unimaginative form of online marketing, email marketing remains one of the most important channels of communication with customers and is an effective way of boosting sales. Although many of us instantly breeze through mail from companies, the click-through rate of those that do read these emails is remarkably high. There are enough of the latter for most companies to judge email marketing worth pursuing.

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5 Video Camera Filters and When to Use Them

Most people don’t realize that shooting a video isn’t as easy as writing a script and having it acted out. A lot of thought goes into video angle, filters, lighting, and more. Video camera filters are an essential tool needed to make people and scenery look good in videos. Here are five you need to own, and when to use them.

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How I do More with My Plex Media Server by Keeping it Simple

When I was looking at setting up my Plex Server, the one thing that I really wanted to make sure was that I kept the entire setup simple. I wanted to set up and manage a server that could stream media files to my devices, and not much beyond that idea. This meant I didn’t need a high-end and powerful computer to accomplish the goal, but I did have to make sure the system could handle at least three media transcoding operations at a time.

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Create Your Personal Health Record and Take Charge of Your Health

It’s not always easy to manage your own healthcare or that of a loved one. Between doctors’ appointments, lab and test results, and keeping track of prescription medications new and old, caring for your own health or that of a loved one can become overwhelming. But, just as technology is making all other aspects of our modern lives easier, it’s making this aspect of our lives easier too.

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