If we talk about our online accounts on Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter then you should know that it is very much important to keep them secure as it may contain your personal information and media that you would not like to go public. And to secure your information you should use a strong password to protect these accounts from unauthorized access.
In this post we will guide about how to choose a strong password and things to avoid when choosing your password.
What to avoid when choosing a strong password?
It should not be your name, email, date of birth, phone no., pet’s name or any other easily guessable things.
It should not be a default password like admin, root, 12345, and etc.
How to choose a strong password?
A strong password should be as lengthy as possible and will be at least 8 characters long.
It should be a mixture of Capital Letters, Small Letters, Special Characters, and Numbers.
Good Practices about Password
It is a good practice to not store or write down your password in an insecure place.
Rather, you can write a hint about your password that you can only understand.
Also, it is a good practice to use different passwords for each online accounts you manage.