Blocking xml-rpc Access

I’ve heard that I should disable xml-rpc on a WordPress website. Why should I disable it and how? XML-RPC What is it? And how to Disable. What is xml-rpc? This is the connection for the WordPress API interface. It allows apps such as the WordPress app on an iPhone or […]

WordPress Redirect to https

Your WordPress website was running as a traditional unsecured site. Now to meet the search engine guidelines you have added a certificate and encrypted the website. But the old unencrypted website address is still accessible. This isn’t good for SEO with effectively two websites with the same content. How to […]

Exclude Page from 404 Redirect

A page or directory can be excluded from the WordPress redirect with an amendment of the .htaccess file. By default pages WordPress owns the directories and files of a website instance. If a page or directory is not known to it then a redirect is given to a 404 page. […]