WordPress Security: change admin username

WordPress Security: change admin username

In 2012, my site was exploited, along with many other wordpress sites using outdated versions of TimThumb, a popular PHP-based image resizer. Apparently, their main goal was to use our sites as launch pads to go after major U.S. banks. After clearing out all the junk, I tried using a WordPress plugin called BulletProof Security, and everything seemed … Read More

WordPress 3.5 issue

Since upgrading to WordPress 3.5, I had trouble on one of my sites where I couldn’t add links, media or edit in text mode. I found a fix by adding this in the wp-config.php (above ‘stop editing here’): define(‘CONCATENATE_SCRIPTS’, false); From the WordPress Codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#Disable_Javascript_Concatenation