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WP Activity Log 4.1: Introducing the new role based users sessions policies

The WordPress users sessions management feature in WP Activity Log is  one of the most used features. Many use it to see who is logged in to their websites, and what they are doing in real time. Others, especially subscription and membership site owners use it to limit or block multiple users sessions. That’s why […]

WP Security Audit Log renamed to WP Activity Log

Today’s announcement is very different from all the previous ones. We are renaming WP Security Audit Log to WP Activity Log. The plugin’s name change reflects the vision we have for the plugin, as explained in this post. A bit of history When we started WP White Security and released the first version of WP […]

Activity Log for MainWP 1.5: New search module & better UX

Searching through the activity logs of multiple websites from one central place should be an easy thing to do. After all, you install an activity log plugin on all the child sites you manage via MainWP so you can know exactly what is happening when you need to. That is why we are really excited […]

How to track & monitor WordPress database changes?

Did you know that you can track and monitor changes that occur within your WordPress’ site database? This post explains how you can do just that, as well as learn more about the benefits of monitoring WordPress databases and the types of alerts you can receive whenever something has changed within your database. What are […]

WSAL 4.0.3: Support for WooCommerce 4.0 & new bbPress add-on

Today we are excited to announce WP Activity Log 4.0.3. It features an improved WooCommerce activity log sensor with broader coverage, support for the new WooCommerce 4.0 and the new admin tool, an activity log add-on for bbPress, and many other plugin updates. Let’s dive right in for more details on what is new and […]

WordPress activity logs for newbies

WordPress activity logs help site administrators better manage their WordPress websites and users, and keep them secure. Activity logs are also very helpful in a post hack scenario, to identify the source of the attack. If you are new to WordPress activity logs, this article is for you. We will explain what activity logs are, […]

Announcing activity logs for WPForms & add-ons in 4.0.1

Today we are really excited because we have two announcements! We are releasing WP Activity Log 4.0.1, and the new activity logs add-on for WPForms.  Find out more about activity logs for WPForms, and what else is new in today’s updates in this post. Activity logs for WPForms In my opinion, WPForms is the most […]

6 key tips for evaluating WordPress activity log plugins

A WordPress activity log is a must have tool in every website’s security suite. However, determining which plugin is best for incorporating this feature can be tricky, given there are quite a few activity log plugins available. In order to make an informed decision, there are a few key features to look for when evaluating […]

The benefits of segregating the WordPress activity logs from the website database

WordPress activity logs are a website administrator must have. The are helpful when troubleshooting a technical issue, trying to identify a hack attack or during forensic work. They also allow business owners to monitor users productivity and improve user accountability. Logs are an important security and admin tool that allow you to know exactly what […]