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How can I Secure my Website from Hacking?

You can secure and protect your website from hacking by proceeding with the tips given below.

Keep all the softwares up-to-date

The foremost thing you need to do is to ensure that all the scripts, platforms and softwares such as WordPress, Joomla that you are running on the websites are kept up-to-date.

Switch to HTTPS
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure, shortly referred as HTTPS. It is a communication protocol to transfer informations between the website and web server. Switching to HTTPS will create encryption layer of TLS (Transport Layer Security) or SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)over your HTTP. This will keep your users and also website data secured.

Set Strong Passwords and Change it Frequently
Set strong passwords to your server and website admin area. Ensure that your password contains alphanumeric characters, symbols, upper and lower case character. Change your passwords on regular basis and make user to save your user passwords in encrypted form.

Install Security Plugins
You can enhance the security feature of your website by installing plugins. This will prevent your website from the hackers attacks.

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