How WordPress Exposes Your Admin Username & How to Fix It!

by Lisa Irby
I received an alarming DM from one of my e-buddies, Darren of Small Biz Geek. This is what it said… Say whaaaaaaaaat? Now, I will say this… I know not to ever use “admin” for my username, and I’m aware of the nickname issue. What’s the nickname issue, you ask? Always change your admin nickname to something else, otherwise the name shown with your comments will be your username.Read the full article

WordPress Author Admin Security Patch Using phpMyAdmin

How to use phpMyAdmin in the backend of youe WordPress to site to plug a common security hole revealed in the author archive URL slug