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Protect and Speed Up WordPress websites

In this video, I’ll show you how to protect and speed up a WordPress website. We’ll be using a service called CloudFlare. CloudFlare can protect and optimize any website but in this video we will focus on CloudFlare configuration specific to WordPress. I will walk through 3 steps on configuring CloudFlare. There are several other steps you can further configure in CloudFlare, those are outlined below:

  1. Create Account with CloudFlare.
  2. Setup 301 for HTTP to HTTPS
  3. Secure WP-Admin & wp-login.php with Security Level
  4. Edge Cache TTL & Browser Cache TTL
  5. 301 for xmlrpc.php file

Links for more information on the setup

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