google mobile popup penalty

Lowdown on Google Mobile Popup Penalty for WordPress Users

We realize that many of you don’t keep up with the latest Google trends and updates. How can you? Many of you are busy running businesses and there is only so much time in a day. Another large portion of you might outsource work on your website to an agency or WordPress maintenance company. But they […]

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stripe for wordpress

4 Simple Ways to Setup Stripe for WordPress

When it comes to choosing a payment gateway to use on your WordPress site, there are two popular ones that usually come to mind, PayPal and Stripe. Years ago PayPal used to be one of the only easy solutions for ecommerce sites, but that is no longer the case. Stripe provides lower transaction fees and is very […]

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Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Puneet Sahalot

You can find Puneet on LinkedIn or Twitter. This is our recent interview with him, as part of our Kinsta Kingpin series. Q1: What is your background, & how did you first get involved with WordPress? I started wrangling with web projects in my fifth grade (Year 2000) when Internet was still a big deal in India. […]

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wordpress caching

Kinsta Handles WordPress Caching So You Don’t Have To

When it comes to web performance, WordPress caching is just one of those things that every site owner has to deal with at one point or another. We love WordPress, but it’s definitely not the fastest platform, especially if you compare it to a completely static site. One reason for this is simply because it’s […]

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conversion tracking

Ultimate Conversion Tracking Guide for WordPress

We get asked this question all the time, and that is “How do I setup conversion tracking for my WordPress site?” When it comes to running a successful WordPress site, the first thing you need to ensure is that your site loads fast. The second is you should be tracking conversions for every action that […]

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amazon associates link builder plugin

A Look at the New Amazon Associates Link Builder for WordPress

Amazon Associates Link Builder is Amazon’s official plugin that provides an easy way to monetize content by linking items on Amazon’s websites

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wordpress push notifications

How to Setup Free WordPress Push Notifications

Push notifications, also referred to as web push notifications, have gained a lot of popularity among online businesses and marketers over the last couple years. These present another way to capture your audience, increase return visitors, and in most cases have shown drastically higher CTR and engagements vs that of your typical newsletter signups. Today we are […]

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2016 year in review

2016 Year in Review – Kinsta Insights

2016 has been an extremely busy and exciting year for us here at Kinsta. We first want to thank all of you for supporting us thus far and trusting us with hosting your businesses, blogs, and e-commerce WordPress sites. As the WordPress community continues to grow, 27% of the web as of November 2016, so will we. Check […]

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content marketing ninja

How To Be A Solo Content Marketing Ninja With WordPress

Content marketing is the rage. But with so many activities to take care of – from content writing and distribution to SEO and performance optimization – it gets really difficult to effectively execute and manage it. As a result, the market is being bombarded with content marketing automation tools from all directions. Whether it’s Hubspot, […]

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language spam google analytics

How to Block Language Spam in Google Analytics and WordPress

Nobody likes spam, and it can be a very frustrating for WordPress site owners as it typically involves taking time to setup filters and researching the best way to block it. Many by now are used to dealing with referrer spam, as it something that has plagued us for years. However, in the past couple months there […]

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david mosterd

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with David Mosterd

You can find David on LinkedIn or Twitter. This is our recent interview with him, as part of our Kinsta Kingpin series. Q1: What is your background, & how did you first get involved with WordPress? I have been fond of the web since I was 17. This was when 56K modems, Netscape and AltaVista were popular, long […]

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wordpress 4.7

What’s New In WordPress 4.7

The latest-and-greatest release of our favorite CMS, WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan,” was released a week ago on the 6th of December. It includes a brand new default theme, new customization options and a host of developer features. Let’s take a closer look! User Experience Our favorite features of WordPress 4.7 are the ones that improve the user […]

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