Getting to Know Robert Abela, Founder of WP Security Audit Log

This week we have an interview with Robert Abela. He is a fellow Maltese, like myself and Jean, and also the founder of a great WordPress plugin, WP Security Audit Log.
Robert has grown the plugin to over 80,000 active installs and an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars on That’s no mean feat, so we decided to ask him a few questions about where he came from, how he grew the business, and what’s to come of Robert and WP Security Audit Log in the future.
Read on to learn about Robert’s journey and take inspiration from the lessons he has learnt over the years.

Hey Robert, tell us a bit about yourself and how you got into WordPress.
Hello and thank you for having me on this interview. I am the founder and CEO of WP White Security, the developers of the most comprehensive WordPress activity log plugin WP Security Audit Log, and Password Policy Manager for WordPress, a plugin we launched in late 2018.
I started working in IT when I dropped out of school.  » Read More