People who are familiar with Modmacro and the work we do most likely think of us as a boutique marketing and web design firm that specializes in working with small businesses in Temecula. And while that is not inaccurate, we also have a good amount of experience working with Christian organizations on website design and marketing, including local Temecula churches. Continue reading “Website Design for Churches and Christian Organizations in Temecula is Part of our Brand!” »
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WordPress, a web platform used by more than 25% of the websites online, is a powerful tool for creating websites. For small businesses, it is often the best solution, since it is easy to manage (even for novices), search engine friendly, and can grow with the business. Continue reading “Modmacro Employees Collaborate to Produce WordPress E-book” »
CSSReel.com, a prominent, international web design gallery and contest resource, named Sunridge Community Church the October 19, 2015 Winner of the Day. The team at CSSReel reviews hundreds of websites each day, so to be nominated and ultimately chosen as the Winner of the Day is an accomplishment that we’re proud of. Read more about our website redesign project for Sunridge.
When WordPress is installed it defaults the username to “admin”. Everyone knows that, including the hackers who want to exploit your website. Using the default admin username makes brute force attacks easier by cutting the hacker’s challenge in half.
What are brute force attacks on WordPress?
Simply put, brute force attacks use a forceful program to guess and check every combination of username and password in order to gain access to your website. So if they already know the username, then breaking in to your website is much easier. Brute force attacks are by no means elegant, but they are effective and brute force attacks on WordPress websites are the most common type. In fact, brute force attacks are on the rise worldwide. Continue reading “WordPress Security: Don’t Use the Default Admin Username” »
We just published our latest guide to aid new WordPress users. It’s called Getting Started with WordPress and it’s intended for clients who want to manage their WordPress website and want a quick start guide. The document covers basic topics including logging in to the WordPress dashboard, navigating the dashboard, creating and editing pages and working with widgets. Keep in mind that each WP site we build is unique and usually highly customized for your project. If you have any questions or need assistance please contact us anytime. Download the guide…