Protect the WP Admin Directory

security to better protect the WP adminTo access the wp-admin directory (e.g. my Admin Dashboard) I have to login using my administrator username and my strong password. So, my admin directory is already protected. But I might want additional layers of security to better protect the WP admin directory from hackers. There are several ways to do this, and I can implement as many as I want. I should aim for a reasonable balance between convenience and security – each additional security layer will make it less convenient for me to login. In rough order of inconvenience, least to most:

Limiting login attempts is pretty much the only one of the above that most everyone seems to agree is a best practice. The others have their fans and detractors. I’m a fan of the first three.

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