May 26, 2015 — An introduction on how to configure your .htaccess file to do more than what WordPress provides by default. The talk will cover basics like setting up a preferred URL, and redirecting old page URLs for better SEO. How to optimize your site’s files using gzip will also be covered, as well as preventing image hot linking, and more. A sample .htaccess file will be provided to all attendees. A useful introduction to a very important file for any shared hosting environment.
May 25, 2015 — This is a discussion on understanding WordPress security, basic internet security and what you should be doing to practice “good basic security”.
May 23, 2015 — À l’époque où les dinosaures tel que Frontpage et Flash étaient rois du web, et que les plans d’hébergement se comptaient en mégabytes, installer WordPress était simple. Mais les temps ont beaucoup changé.
Cette présentation vous offrira 10 techniques pour améliorer la performance et la sécurité de votre site WordPress. Pour chacune, nous montrerons différentes approches (code, services, extensions) gratuites et commerciales. Que vous soyez sur un plan d’hébergement mutualisé, un VPS ou votre propre serveur dédié, les concepts discutés auront un impact majeur sur votre site.
Venez voir comment sortir votre site de la préhistoire !
March 20, 2015 — How you can secure your WordPress site against hackers
March 8, 2015 — This talk covers the basics of website hosting. It does not make recommendations as to who to host with, it will help yous understand the terms used and the concepts that are bandied about.
March 7, 2015 — Practical Guide to Securing WordPress
March 4, 2015 — This session talks about various large and small hosting companies, and how to look for the features you will need, including databases, domains, and bandwidth.
You still need to make sure your WordPress site is locked down and secure. There are a number of free and paid security plug-ins that help keep the bad guys out of your information.
January 16, 2015 — You have worked hard to establish your online presence. Whether a small business owner or a WordPress guru, security is important to all. The key to security is risk mitigation. In this talk, we will raise your risk awareness, share security practices, and provide tactics to help you secure your website. No matter your level of WordPress expertise, we will provide the top security risks and management approaches for your radar screen.
January 5, 2015 — This presentation explores the technical aspects of running a WordPress multisite network, such as scalability, security, user experience, and administrative challenges. We’ll share tips, lessons learned, and ongoing challenges.