How to Change Your WordPress Admin Username and Login URL

As part of our desire to assist clients in their security needs, I have begun to produce tutorial videos on some of the common practices that can help secure your WordPress and Joomla websites. The first two videos in the series demonstrate how to change the default “admin” username for WordPress– both manually and via a popular plugin.

Both of these procedures will help to further improve the security of your website and prevent brute force attacks from successfully compromising your WordPress site.