Articles by Brian Jackson

Brian 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.

WordPress Developer Salary: The Average, Plus How to Increase Yours

Learn the average WordPress developer salary for full-time and freelance, plus tips on how you can improve your own earning power as a WordPress de...

Pingdom Speed Test Tool: Ultimate Guide for 2020

In this post we take a deep dive into the Pingdom speed test tool, including a waterfall analysis and tips to improve the speed of your WordPress s...

How to Build an Email List Fast and Effectively (Proven Strategies)

Email lists are your bread-and-butter for successful marketing and have great ROI. Check out these tips on how to build an email list fast and effe...

Ultimate WordPress Multilingual Guide – How We Launched 10 Languages

Setting up a WordPress multilingual site can confusing. Check out our in-depth guide and how we launched 10 languages to increase website traffic b...

How to Disable the Gutenberg WordPress Editor (Need More Time)

Whether it's time, compatibility, or preference, restoring the Classic Editor is an option. Check out how to easily disable the Gutenberg WordPress...

How to Choose a Domain Name (8 Tips to Stand Out)

Choosing a domain name can be hard. But it's one of the most important decisions your business will ever make. Check out these eight tips to stand...

4 Best Incremental WordPress Backup Plugins (Save Space and Speed)

Kinsta provides automatic backups for all clients. But, if you're looking for the best WordPress backup plugin, check these out. All are incremental!

Welcome Tom Sepper as Kinsta’s New Director of Support

We're excited to welcome Tom Sepper as Kinsta's Director of Support. 16+ years of experience and an obsession with customer experience, he's a perf...

Join Kinsta’s Make Money with WordPress Facebook Group

Learn affiliate marketing techniques, chat with other successful site owners, and get applicable tips to higher earnings. Join Kinsta's Facebook gr...

5 Tips for Unbelievably Awesome Customer Retention

If customer retention isn’t one of your key goals, it should be. It’s cheaper than acquiring new ones! Check out these tips to keep your customers....

WordPress Activity Log – 7 Things You Should Be Tracking

A WordPress activity log is important, regardless of your website's size, to know what is happening at all times. Check out 7 things you should be...

Why You Should Stop Using Nulled WordPress Plugins and Themes

Nulled WordPress plugins and themes might not be breaking any laws, but there are still important reasons why you shouldn't use them on your sites.