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How to Enable the WordPress Web Application Firewall

To enable the WordPress Web Application Firewall (WAF), first install the HeatShield WordPress plugin on your WordPress site and then follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to your HeatShield account and add a credit/debit card if you haven't already.
  2. Click the WordPress navigation link at the top of the page and then click on the name of the site where you want to enable the WordPress Firewall.
  3. Click on the Enable Web Application Firewall button.
  4. Click on the Upgrade WordPress button to purchase a license and enable the WAF.

Your WordPress site is now protected by the industry-leading WAF engine.

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