This article of Geeabo teaches you how to Change WordPress Login URL To Enhance Admin Security.
Friends, when you create your own self-hosted website or blog on WordPress for the first time then you definitely want to know that how to Change WordPress Login URL of Admin Dashboard.
Because by default the WordPress Login URL is very simple (“yourdomain.com/wp-admin/” or “yourdomain.com/wp-login/”) and anybody can easily access your site login page.
Friends, the Domain name is not the name that you want to save from the public.
Everybody in this world wants to make their domain name popular.
Means if anyone knows your domain name then they can also easily access to your WordPress login page too.
And due to this your dashboard will be hacked by the hacker.
So, the default login URL is not secure in my opinion.
But I have an easy solution to this problem.
And you can secure your WordPress admin login URL page by yourself in just two minutes.
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Why should you Change WordPress Login URL?
There are some major reasons behind changing the URL.
- It is very easy to access your login page.
- If you do not change your URL then a hacker can hack your dashboard.
- Default URL is not looking safe in terms of security.
Now without wasting any more time let’s started.
Change WordPress Login URL To Enhance Admin Security
So, there are a lot of plugins available on the web to secure your WordPress admin dashboard.
You can use any one of them to secure the login page.
But here I’m going to mention my personal method by which I secure my websites.
So, follow the few easy steps to get rid of this problem.
Step 1. Login to your WordPress Dashboard.
Step 2. Go to Plugins and click on Add New button.
Step 3. Now search for WPS Hide Login.
Step 4. Now click on Install button and then click on Activate.
Step 5. After the Plugin activated, simply click on Settings and then click on the General option.
Step 6. Now scroll down and go to the bottom of the page.
Step 7. Here you can see the heading, WPS Hide Login.
Step 8. Now you have to add some word after your domain name.
Step 9. Simply write a word in the Login URL blank area and it will change the URL “yourdomain.com/wp-admin/” to “yourdomain.com/abc-def/”.
You can use any other word in place of “abc-def”.
Step 10. Now click on Save Changes button.
And hurry you have done. 🙂
By using this plugin you can become a safe blogger and a better website owner.
As you can see that this is very easy to do.
I recommend you to follow these easy steps to secure your website’s login page.
Let’s think that when this is too easy then why not do the same procedure to save your own website from hackers.
This plugin is freely available on the web.
So, don’t be late.
Install this plugin and became safer blogger than other.
And last, I want to say that please ask me if you have any problem.
So, this was the process to Change WordPress Login URL To Enhance Admin Security.
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