Certain words should be avoided in all passwords.
Many people use familiar people, places, or things in passwords because it makes their passwords easy to remember. This also makes your passwords easy for hackers to guess.
According to a study conducted by Google, passwords that contain the following information are considered insecure because they're easy to figure out. You can find much of this info after reviewing someone's social media profiles.
A notable date, such as a wedding anniversary
A family member's birthday
Your child's name (grandchild)
Another family member's name
A favorite holiday
Something related to your favorite sports team
The name of a significant other
The word "Password”