Originally Posted by thesyndicate
I don't understand what you mean here.
I do not give out Database access to freelancers i give away FTP or Wordpress Admin they can edit the theme from there.
If they can edit the theme, they can insert this code in there:
echo get_site_option( 'appthemes_api_key' );
which will show the key in plain text, so they don't need to access the database directly.
But really it is not my script theme i am just giving you advice.
Yes, I appreciate that, and I'm trying to make you understand why it's not effective advice.