Last Updated: 19 Jan 2016 | 5 min read
There are no shortcuts for anything and so as for the developers with the code. WordPress developers need to know all the basic fundamentals. All the technical aspects should well learned by the developers in depth. WordPress is a well known CMS(content management system) that is widely optimized blogging platform that offers wide range of features.
Developers have to keep an alert eye on each IT technology tool updates and their security. There are always some risk factors for any platform we work on. Lets check out what can be the risk factors that developers has to face while involved into WordPress blogging.
Some factors that comes across the way of developers are below:-
- Bugs/Errors in WordPress Plugins:– Developer can extend the plugin or its functionality to ease other developers with customized operations, but it may happen if developer use malicious plug-ins that it can create many problems.
- Software update:- Updates keep coming and with that the new versions of software load with other new and extended features, bug fixations, security vulnerabilities and more. With all this if the site goes down with the update, then it must not be compatible with the upgraded version. Hence, developer must research on each Plug-in and ensure to integrate the plugins or themes those are supported by author.
- Access rights and passwords:- Every user need access control for different features to fulfill their task. There requires an admin account for handling task to add or remove or edit things. It fully means to provide limited login access to their users and when we come to passwords, experts says that put long phrased passwords which is different of each different logins and also makes it secure from hackers to crack your password.
- Remove unused stuff:- Extra lines of codes or says codes kept for testing purpose and in the end developers forget to remove it which makes attackers ease to hack your code. So remove unwanted code or plugins from the site while in deployment stage.
At any cost WordPress web developers has to minimize the risk factors and move on coding with the updates. With professional wordpress developers working in Moon technolabs you can build bug free website from their developers who are skilled to work on custom wordpress development. For more info, visit their website.