Five must-have tools for 360 WordPress administration monitoring

One can very easily argue that for any WordPress website to be successful, it must deliver on three things – value, security, and experience. These three tenets are foundational blocks that any WordPress owner undoubtedly works on. Without either, a website is sure to meet its demise sooner or later. However, value, security, and user […]

Log Management Systems: What are they, and should you use one?

Logs have a reputation for being something that only someone with multiple computer degrees can read and use. While this may have been true in the past, developments in technology and usability have made logs an invaluable tool that anyone can use. From improving security and management of applications such as WordPress to increasing accountability […]

How to monitor WooCommerce product and store changes

WooCommerce-powered websites are hubs of activity where even a small, innocuous change can severely impact your business. Hence, it is crucial to keep a log of the changes you and your team make to the store, products, orders, and other essential variables that make your web store work. Keeping logs can help you improve user […]

Does the WordPress activity log affect the performance of my website?

Many WordPress website owners tend to be wary of installing any plugin that might affect the performance of their website. After all, a slow website can negatively affect visitor experience and SEO, among other things. Looking at the WordPress Activity Log plugin and whether it impacts performance, the short answer is that the plugin does […]

How to record a history of failed login attempts on WordPress?

One of the most common methods that hackers use to gain access to a WordPress site is a brute force attack. The best defense against such attacks is to keep a record of failed logins so you can limit them. This article explains how the WP Activity Log plugin keeps a log of failed logins, […]

Introducing the new WP Activity Log video series

Today, we’re excited to launch our new WP Activity Log short video series. Its main focus is to provide step-by-step video tutorials and insights about the WordPress activity log by highlighting the features of the plugin and how to use them based on your needs. In this series, we’ll cover topics ranging from how to […]

How to keep a log of Yoast SEO changes on your website

Most site owners are well-aware of the impact of both good and bad Search Engine Optimization (SEO). As such, monitoring how SEO affects your site is vital. In fact, there’s a simple way to keep a log of Yoast SEO changes across your entire site. We develop an activity log extension with which you can […]

How to know which users are online with a WordPress plugin

For those running a multi-user website, not being able to see which users are online can present problems. Multiple authors, ecommerce managers, and editors all making simultaneous alterations make it difficult to pinpoint when adverse actions on your WordPress site took place. Fortunately, webmasters have a solution in the form of a WordPress plugin that […]

How to log user activity on your website while employees are remote working

With the pandemic still very much a feature of working lives globally, the number of employees working remotely has dramatically surpassed pre-virus levels. Even after normality is hopefully restored at some point during 2021. It’s expected that at least 25-30% of employees will be working from home multiple days a week. Which begs the question, […]

Activity logs size, database & storage: busting the most common misconceptions

If you operate a WordPress website, you’ll be well aware that there can be a lot happening at once. Even more on a multisite network! For that reason, you need an activity log plugin to track all website users activity. Everyone agrees that activity logs are necessary to successfully manage and run a multi user […]