wordpress htaccess

Useful WordPress htaccess Rules And Snippets

The aim of the blog post is to provide you with some useful WordPress .htaccess rules and snippets which can help to secure and speed up your website. .htaccess rules included in this blog post are for use with Apache and WordPress they are not designed to be used with NGINX or other content management systems. What Is a .htaccess File .htaccess a is a configuration file that is used on servers running the Apache Web Server software which is a very popular web server platform used by a large number of web hosting companies around the world. When a .htaccess file is placed in a directory which is in turn ‘loaded via the Apache Web Server’, then the .htaccess file is read and executed by the Apache Web Server software. The .htaccess file can be used to alter the configuration of the Apache Web Server software to enable/disable additional functionality and features the Apache Web Server software has to offer. The .htaccess file is especially useful for WordPress websites as it allows you to improve the performance/speed of the website and also make it more secure using a couple of lines of code included in the .htacess file. Default… Read More »Useful WordPress htaccess Rules And Snippets