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Naman Rastogi

Naman is a Digital Marketer & Growth Hacker at Astra. A technology enthusiast with focused interest in website security.

11 Comments

  1. Very Interesting reading and tips! Thanks
    I do have a question. How do I hide the contents of my website, like Theme, Wp-content, plugin folders from being view thru the source code like Developer Tools?
    Thank you once again.

  2. Thanks for this great information I really love it

  3. Hi There,
    Just a query. Does hiding wp from URLs affect The YSLOW Score on GTMetrix.

    • Naman Rastogi

      Hi Jaspreet,

      In my knowledge it should not. The main issues in site speed are Javascripts, Images, Server response time, Caching etc.
      Also, changing/hiding your URL is quite important for security. If infected/hacked it might cause you much more on the SEO front (SEO spam/blacklisting)

  4. Hey, thanks. I used the other option combined with this and it worked.

  5. This tutorial really help to understand WordPress Security is essential for every website. Hi i have an question and that how can i hide my cms information using htaccess. Please help me to do this.

    Thanks a lot.

  6. How to Hide WP-content/uploads?
    I have pasted the code in .htaccess under /wp-content/uploads, but now structure of my site broken. Also i cant see any images.
    Removing the code bring back my site to the original one.

  7. Thanks a lot, sir. That was exactly what I was looking for. How do I find the IP address of my network? Since I usually change my network a lot.

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