Setup SMTP Server for Trellis Using Sendgrid

When using Trellis, you have to setup your own SMTP server to send outgoing email for you. For example, if someone submits a contact form on your site and you want WordPress to send an email notifying them, you’ll need an SMTP server setup. I’m using Sendgrid for now. They’re a little more technical, but … Continued

Roots (Trellis) Security

Use letsencrypt (or another non-blacklisted SSL cert) Enable 2-factor authentication on all payment gateways Keep regular DB backups Monitor your website (updown.io) Keep WordPress up to date Keep Trellis up to date Keep WooCommerce (and extensions) up to date Keep all plugins up to date   Setting Up Ansible Vault   Create .vault_pass file in … Continued