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 over a decade, and even develops a couple of premium plugins. Brian enjoys blogging, movies, and hiking. Connect with Brian on Twitter.

What Is a Chatbot – Should You Add One to Your WordPress Site?

A chatbot can be used for all sorts of tasks, from collecting leads on your website and answering questions. Start using one with WordPress today!

Kinsta Affiliate Kingpin: Interview with Matthew Woodward

Check out our interview with Matthew Woodward, a successful UK affiliate marketer, and award-winning blogger that uses WordPress to earn a living o...

WordPress Google Maps Guide: Embed With or Without a Plugin

Check out these different ways you can embed WordPress Google Maps content, use the Google Maps API, and how to keep it from slowing down your site.

How to Fix a 403 Forbidden Error on Your WordPress Site

Struggling with the 403 Forbidden error on WordPress? Here's how to fix it. Detailed, step-by-step instructions with tons of screenshots to help yo...

How to A/B Test with Google Optimize in WordPress for Free

It's vital that you never stop A/B testing! Check out how to start running experiments on your WordPress for free with Google Optimize.

What Is Ad Retargeting – Complete Guide to Get Started

Learn how ad retargeting works, what platforms are available, and how to set up a successful retargeting campaign for cheaper clicks and higher con...

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Tom McFarlin

Check out our interview with Tom Mcfarlin, owner of Pressware; which delivers high-quality, custom WordPress solutions for small businesses and ind...

Looking Back at an Incredible 2018 – Kinsta Year in Review

2018 has been an extremely exciting and busy year here at Kinsta. Check out our year in review post to see our progress and what's in store for 2019.

Affiliate Link Cloaking – How to Do It in WordPress (2 Different Ways)

Learn how to do affiliate link cloaking in WordPress, both with a freemium plugin or without a plugin using some simple code snippets.

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...

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!