Tip: Using Private/Icognito Windows To Test Your Site

All modern browsers support some sort of private or incognito mode that opens a new browser window and show you pages as if you are a user who has never been to the site before. You can use this to test your WordPress sites and pages without needing to log out of your account to see a completely new-user view of the pages.

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Hack: Hide Login Errors To Make Your Site More Secure

So when you try to login to your WordPress site, and you get the password wrong, you get a message that reads “ERROR: The password you entered for the username X is incorrect. Lost your password?” This can be bad because it gives up some information: that the user name is correct. Why give up that info to someone trying to break into your site?

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Tip: How to Easily Switch Between the Block and Classic Editors

After you update to WordPress 5.0, you get the new Block (Gutenberg) Editor by default. But you can still add the Classic Editor as a free official plugin. Once you do that, you get the option to assign one as the default editor. You can also allow individual writers to pick their default and easily switch between them while writing a post.

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