Week in Review: Episode 5

We’re jamming out to a new beat for the next 4 episodes. We’ve got Funky Butts by texasradiofish. It’s a jam-packed week that started off with a couple of WordPress meltdowns and getting topped off with almost running out of fuel in the middle of nowhere.

Business

We go over the results of my small Facebook Ad. I set a budget of $35 on an ad that ran for a week. It looks like the reach was good with a few people clicking on the ad. Using the Monster Insights plugin, I can see that there has been significant web traffic on the Event Elves website.

The Mainline – Online Personal Security

Password Managers

Bitwarden
https://bitwarden.com

Lastpass
https://www.lastpass.com

KeepassXC
https://keepassxc.org

Using a passphrase instead of a password
https://www.xkcd.com/936/

2-Factor Authentication

Authy
https://authy.com

Google Authenticator
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/1066447?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en

Setup Second Layer Security with your mobile provider

Call up your mobile phone service provider and add a second PIN or additional password that is required when making changes to your account. This will help prevent sim-swapping hacks.
https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/zm8a9y/how-to-protect-yourself-from-sim-swapping-hacks

Credits

Music
Funky Butts – Texasradiofish
(c) copyright 2019 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/texasradiofish/48710

Kdenlive
https://kdenlive.org/


Disclaimer: The views expressed in this post are simply my own. This is not professional, financial or legal advice. Please do your own research. I’ve done my best to credit rightful authors to their work used or featured. Any uncredited work is unintentional. 

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