Today, it is easier for any internet user to buy a domain, set up hosting, and publish a website than it ever has been before. While this is great news for anyone wanting to establish an online presence for their business or even for their own personal use, this, on the otherhand, is also serious cause for alarm for those privy to online security and privacy concerns. In short, there are more ways for hackers to get to your personal information than there ever has been before due to these great online developments. So how do you protect yourself?
The number one and most effective way to prevent yourself from being a victim to online hacking through your personal or professional website is through proper and safe coding. While some people might want to just leave all the software coding jargon to the software developers, anyone who uses the internet with any amount of seriousness or frequency should at least know the basics about proper coding so that they could at least have a general understanding of what it entails. This infographic gives all of the basics that you need to know to prevent yourself from being a victim to website hacking.