Articles by Brian Jackson

Brian is the Chief Marketing Officer at Kinsta. He focuses on everything from developing new online growth strategies, content creation, technical SEO, and outreach within the community. He has a huge passion for WordPress, has been using it for 8+ years, and even develops a couple premium plugins. Brian enjoys blogging, movies, and hiking. Connect with Brian on Twitter.

The Lowdown on GDPR Compliance for WordPress Users

You might have heard of the term “GDPR” being discussed around the web. It’s a pretty hot topic right now, especially with all that is going …

How Much Disk Space Does Your Hosting Plan Really Need?

When looking for a WordPress hosting plan it can be difficult to judge how much disk space you think you need vs how much you really need. …

How to Create a PayPal Donate Button for Your WordPress Site

From non-profit organizations to churches, and political campaigns to bloggers who need early support, several situations warrant asking for donations. Several WordPress plugins are available for …

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with James Laws

You can find James on Twitter or LinkedIn. This is our recent interview with him, as part of our Kinsta Kingpin series. Q1: What is your background, & …

Kinsta and WP Rocket: Now Speeding up WordPress Together

We are always looking for new and innovative ways to further speed up and optimize your WordPress sites. ? For the past couple months, our team has …

WordPress vs Static HTML: How Should You Build Your Site?

In the past, we’ve talked about how WordPress squares up with other popular content management systems like Drupal, Joomla, and even Squarespace. But what if you’re …

10 Best WordPress Directory Plugins to Organize Your Listings

A directory is a vague term based on how they’re used. However, all online directories typically have the same functionality, where it delivers business or personal …

How to Import Tumblr to WordPress (Quick and Easy)

Have you been blogging on Tumblr? While it’s no doubt a great platform for microblogging, it’s somewhat limited, especially when you compare it to most other …

How to Fix “The Page May Not Render Properly Due to Resources Blocked” Error

Working with WordPress on a 24×7 basis the team here at Kinsta sees all sorts of different errors and warnings that clients experience. Trust us, we’ve …

9 Best WordPress LMS Plugins to Create and Sell Courses Online

Whether it’s learning how to swing a golf club properly or take your web design skills to the next level, online courses have become a popular …

Preparing Your WordPress Site for the Google Mobile-First Index

In 2016, mobile traffic historically surpassed desktop traffic for the first time. And if you’ve been keeping up with Google’s algorithm changes over the past few …

Joomla vs WordPress – Which One is Better? (Pros and Cons)

Trying to decide between Joomla vs WordPress for your next website? While there are tons of good reasons to use WordPress, we recognize that WordPress isn’t …