Should you pay for WordPress security? That’s probably a question a lot of website owners ask themselves. After all, much of the allure of the WordPress platform is its price tag: zero. It’s one of its many benefits and probably among the main factors WordPress has become the most popular content management system in the world.
Yet, in some areas, it does make sense to invest money. For example, there are a number of premium plugins that are worth their price. Hosting is another one of those areas where you pretty much get what you pay for. Is WordPress security another one of those areas? Let’s find out.
The following post will examine this topic from several angles. It will first examine reasons why many users don’t pay for WordPress security and go over the possible costs of having your site hacked. Finally, it will look at how much it costs to put a premium WordPress security solution in place.
Let’s get going.