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The Definitive PHP 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2 & 7.3 Benchmarks (2019)

We tested the performance of 16 platforms/configurations (WordPress, Drupal, Joomla!) on 5 versions of PHP (5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3) and PHP 7.3 do...

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Laura Sacco

Check out our interview with Laura Sacco; a Support Engineer at Yoast, translation editor for the Italian WordPress.org community, and WordCamp org...

How to Display Dynamic Sidebars and Widgets to Reduce Bounce Rate

Are you using content-relevant WordPress sidebars? Check out how to create dynamic sidebars and widgets showing your visitors exactly what they wan...

What’s New in WordPress 5.0 (Hello Gutenberg)

WordPress 5.0 is the biggest release of the year! With it comes the new Gutenberg block editor and the Twenty Nineteen theme. Check out the changes.

How to Use WordPress Icon Fonts the Right Way (Better Performance)

A guide on the best methods for implementing WordPress icon fonts into your project, and how to improve your site's performance!

10 Ways to Integrate and Embed YouTube Videos in WordPress

YouTube has become a very successful outlet for marketers and business owners. Check out these 10 ways to integrate and embed YouTube videos in Wor...

Ecommerce Statistics for 2019 – Chatbots, Voice, Omni-Channel Marketing

Things are changing. Chatbots, voice/mobile, and omni-channel marketing is the future of ecommerce. Check out these shocking ecommerce statistics.

11 Best WordPress Booking Plugins to Fully Automate Your Business

Some of the best WordPress booking plugins are running on dentist, restaurant, and gym websites. Check out what they're using to automate their bus...

Locked out of Your WordPress Admin Dashboard? (Here’s What to Do)

Locked out of your WordPress admin dashboard? Don't panic, this is a fairly common problem. Follow these simple steps to quickly regain access.

Is PHP Dead? No! At Least Not According to PHP Usage Statistics

Is PHP dead? In this post, we try to answer that question by taking a look at some of the data on PHP usage statistics. Spoiler - PHP is not dead.

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Jean Galea & Mark Zahra of WP Mayor

Check out our interview with Jean Galea and Mark Zahra, the team behind WP Mayor, one of the largest and oldest WordPress resource sites on the web.

10 High-Converting WordPress Landing Page Plugins to Increase Sales

Landing pages help increase conversions by creating targeted content throughout your sales funnel. Check out these 10 WordPress landing page plugins!