What is a secure password?

A secure password usually is an 8 digit password that includes letters and numbers and special characters. This sometimes can cause it to be difficult to remember when typing in but there are a couple of tricks that can be used to make it easier.


The Plugin Method

This method involves substituting different letters with numbers and characters that look like these letters. Take a word such as computer it can easily be substituted to look like something like this (0Mputer. Substituting in numbers and characters in place of letters will help you to be able to remember passwords easier.

The Reversal Method

This method can be used with other methods to make your password even more secure. Let’s take the password that we just created (0Mputer. We can take this password and reverse it to make it nearly impossible for someone to guess. retupM0(.


The Phrase Method

For those of you who learned the cleff in reading sheet music know that phrases can be very easily created to remember random strings of letter. EGBDF. Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge. This can also be used for creating a password ALW@T$T “Aunt Lucy Was At The Bank Today.


Creating and remembering good passwords does not need to be as difficult as it seems. Keep yourself secure and  get creative.