Ever wondered how to configure the <span id="urn:enhancement-23b7003a-7ee8-e163-4ee9-4a96665e3190" class="textannotation disambiguated wl-thing wl-no-link" itemid="http://data.wordlift.io/wl0226/entity/performance">performance</span> of WordFence in <span id="urn:enhancement-0f9fc19a-3732-8876-7bef-7146a061c279" class="textannotation disambiguated wl-thing wl-no-link" itemid="http://data.wordlift.io/wl0226/entity/wordpress_2">WordPress</span>? If so, the wondering can stop, as here's a short, easy to follow, step by step guide.
Installing WordFence Security
First things first, you will need to be logged into your WordPress. Unsure how? Here’s a guide How To To .
Now successfully logged into, Scroll down “ “until you find the “ ” .
Next, you will need to hover over “” then click the “Add new” button.
Once on the “” page, in the bar, for “WordFence“, then hit enter.
Now you will need to install “WordFence“, simply click install.
Once the installer has finished installing WordFence click “Activate”
Now WordFence isto wordpress, it’s time to set it up.
Setting up WordFence Security
Once, go to your Wordfence options in the side .
Once on WordFence options, your next task will be to type your preferredwhere you would like the alerts to be sent, to do this, simply type the desired into “Where to email alerts”
Uncheck Enable Live Traffic. Live Traffic is a nice that lets you see the real time activity of your site, but it causes a slow down in page , particularly on a high traffic site.
Finally, uncheck “Alert when someone is locked out from”
Setting up WordFence Performance
Find WordFence security in your WordPress.
Hover over it and select “Performance Setup”
Change the “Caching” to Enable WordFence Falcon Engine, 30 to 50 times speed enhancement.
You will the be forced toa backup of your .htaccess, once , simply click the “Click to enable Falcon Engine”