Whitelisting in ModSecurity

Reading Time: 6 minutes Broken down into two parts our article’s first section hits on “how to whitelist IPs or URIs,” for people who are somewhat familiar with ModSecurity but want to know further about the process. Our second section examines why we configure ModSecurity and how to prevent the security of the server from getting in the way of [ Read More ]

The Best Ways to Secure WordPress

Reading Time: 5 minutes On our Managed WordPress hosting platform, we strive to ensure security with regularly scheduled patches and updates. By utilizing our intrusion prevention software, we mitigate malicious activity and block repeated failed logins for your WordPress admin portal. Furthermore, our web-application firewall, restricts unneeded ports along with custom rules to help protect you on the application [ Read More ]

Backup Your WordPress Database with WP-CLI

Reading Time: 2 minutes In this article you will learn how to backup your WordPress database using the wp-cli tool. Knowing how to backup your database is a critical skill to have when running a WordPress site. All your posts, pages, and more live in your database; keeping backups is critical. You should always take a backup before any [ Read More ]

Getting Started With WordPress Optimized Template

Reading Time: < 1 minute Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation for an older account management system. Liquid Web’s Managed WordPress product is a complete WordPress hosting solution, optimized for maximum performance and blazing speed, backed by our Heroic Support®. Liquid Web WordPress Optimized Template servers are designed from the ground up to provide: Exceptional performance [ Read More ]

How to Install WordPress in cPanel / WHM with Softaculous

Reading Time: 3 minutes WordPress is a very popular option for running a website or blog and can be used to get your content online quickly.  This guide will walk you through installing the WordPress server software via cPanel / WHM and Softaculous. Liquid Web makes WordPress hosting easy and painless, for every level of customer, especially since all of [ Read More ]

Managed Hosting vs VPS Hosting

Reading Time: 8 minutes In this article, we will discover what a Dedicated server platform, managed WordPress hosting and a VPS server hosting platform is, how they compare and differ from each other, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each. These two concepts aren’t mutually exclusive, and in this article, we hope to provide you a better [ Read More ]