It is said that the best defense is a good offense.

If you’re running WordPress this couldn’t be more true!

It is considered a WordPress best practice to proactively make it harder for hackers to breach the security of your WordPress website by changing the standard back-end login – the “admin” login page which is typically found at

You can do this easily with a plugin called WPS Hide Login.

Be careful setting it up and it’s probably a good idea to use something other than the default login link they suggest.

You’ll find this plugin in the WordPress plug-in repository at this link: