security

3 things you need to do when Google suspects “This site may be hacked”

If Google ever suspects that your website has been hacked they will begin to warn potential visitors in the search results. Needless to say, if Google search results label your website as hacked — it is very bad for business. When Google thinks your website has been hacked you need to do 3 things: Determine if the site… Read more 3 things you need to do when Google suspects “This site may be hacked”

WordPress Hosting | No more hosting nightmares

Choosing a website hosting company isn’t easy. There are many hosting companies with quite a range in both pricing and the service they offer. And it can be such a pain to make the wrong choice and have to move your website. I’ve dealt with many different hosting companies from bad to fair to good.… Read more WordPress Hosting | No more hosting nightmares

Brute Force Attack on my WordPress website

For the past two weeks I’ve been receiving notifications from my web host that my website, dandelionwebdesign.com is under brute force attack! I’m not alone. According to HostGator, “there is an on-going and highly-distributed, global attack on WordPress installations across virtually every web host in existence”. How can we protect our WordPress sites from intruders?… Read more Brute Force Attack on my WordPress website