WordPress Releases Security Vulnerability Update | Nerd of fortune

WordPress Releases New Security Vulnerability Update

Almost like they read our article about WordPress Malicious Plugins. WordPress Releases New Security Vulnerability Update containing bug fixes and security patches to address three vulnerabilities rated as severe to medium severity. The updates may have been downloaded and installed automatically, so it’s essential to check if the website has indeed updated to 6.02 and […]

Malicious Plugins On Tens Of Thousands Of WordPress Websites | Nerd of Fortune

Malicious Plugins On Tens Of Thousands Of WordPress Websites

Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have identified malicious plugins on tens of thousands of WordPress websites. Have you updated your WordPress this week? I have mentioned SO many times, UPDATES are the first leg of your defense against malware and other malicious online attacks in WordPress and ANY other CMS. The results of an […]

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How do I change the permalink structure?

A permalink – short for ‘permanent link’ – is the full URL for a page on a website. It could include your domain name, plus a slug (the part of the URL that follows the domain name). As we explain in this article on permalinks, it’s very important to make sure your permalinks are SEO-friendly. […]

SEO Basics: What is a permalink?

The permalink is the full URL you see – and use – for any given post, page or other pieces of content on your site. It’s a permanent link, hence the name permalink. It could include your domain name (www.nerdoffortune.org) plus what’s called a slug, the piece of the URL that comes after the domain […]

best plugins for 2022

Best WordPress plugins for 2022

Best WordPress plugins for 2022? And what’s WordPress anyway? Well, if you’re a website owner or developer, you’re bound to have come across WordPress, the most popular content management system (CMS) on the planet. Launched in 2003, early creators Mike Little and Matt Mullenweg introduced WordPress as a successor to former blogging platform b2/cafelog. Written […]

Gravatar Data Leak Exposed 167 Million Profiles

In October 2020, a security researcher named Carlo Di Dato discovered a technique to exploit a vulnerability of the Gravatar online avatar service to collect data about its users. Although the available data was theoretically public, as Di Dato warned the community that “it’s unlikely users know their data can be accessed by querying Gravatar […]

90 essential tools for WordPress web designers and developers

Here are 90 WordPress Essential Tools to make your WordPress-ing a whole lot easier! WordPress powers just over half of the websites on the internet, making WordPress design and development lucrative niches for web pros. And because WordPress is an open-source platform, skilled developers can do just about anything they like with it. But that […]