Self hosting WordPress securely in 2018 on FreeBSD with nginx, PHP 7.2, ModSecurity, brotli, Let’s Encrypt SSL

Complete guide to hosting a secure WordPress site, powered by fast nginx web server with Web Application Firewall and brotli compression, on modern, secured PHP 7.2. There is a large volume of security-related WordPress plugins, but server-side security is even more important. If for any reasons you don’t want to use shared hosting for your WordPress needs and rather like to self-host it in a secure manner on a VPS or dedicated server – this howto is for you. If … Continue reading Self hosting WordPress securely in 2018 on FreeBSD with nginx, PHP 7.2, ModSecurity, brotli, Let’s Encrypt SSL