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Articles by Carlo Daniele

Carlo is a passionate lover of webdesign and front-end development. He has been playing with WordPress for more than 20 years, also in collaboration with Italian and European universities and educational institutions. He has written hundreds of articles and guides about WordPress, published both on Italian and international websites, as well as on printed magazines. You can find him on LinkedIn.

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Enrico Battocchi

Check out our interview with Enrico Battocchi, developer of one of the most downloaded and best-rated plugins in the WordPress.org directory.
Reading time
7 min read
Updated date
September 18, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
Kinsta Kingpin

Introducing WordPress 5.4 (Blocks, Features, New APIs)

WordPress 5.4 is the latest WordPress release which mostly focuses on the block editor. Check out all the new features and improvements in WordPres…
Reading time
20 min read
Updated date
September 11, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Updates

What’s New in WordPress 5.3 (New Blocks, New APIs, Improved Admin UI)

WordPress 5.3 includes lots of great new features, enhancements, bug fixes! Improved blocks, new Site Health Tool, Twenty Twenty theme, new APIs an…
Reading time
23 min read
Updated date
December 1, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Updates

WordPress get_posts: How to Use This Useful PHP Function to Build Lists of Posts

Need to create lists of posts, pages, or custom post types? Learn how to do it with the WordPress get_posts function in this extended tutorial!
Reading time
17 min read
Updated date
December 15, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
Learn PHP
Topic
PHP Function

Twenty Twenty: An Introduction to the New Default WordPress Theme

WordPress 5.3 introduced Twenty Twenty, a theme focused on the the Block Editor Gutenberg. Learn all the key features of the Twenty Twenty theme!
Reading time
13 min read
Updated date
September 11, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Themes

What’s New in PHP 7.4 (Features, Deprecations, Speed)

PHP 7.4 is coming with new features, deprecations, and a boost in performance. Check this in-depth overview of what's new in PHP 7.4!
Reading time
18 min read
Updated date
November 29, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
PHP Updates

How to Disable WordPress Plugins From Loading on Specific Pages and Posts

Check out how to disable WordPress plugins on specific pages and posts. This helps increase the speed of your site and provides a better user exper…
Reading time
14 min read
Updated date
September 18, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Development
Topic
WordPress Plugins

Introduction to the Twenty Nineteen Theme (Theming for Gutenberg)

Twenty Nineteen is the brand new WordPress 5.0 default theme and it's all about Gutenberg. Check out what's new in theme development with Gutenberg.
Reading time
11 min read
Updated date
October 14, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Themes

What’s New in PHP 7.3 (Now Available at Kinsta)

PHP 7.3 is here and with it comes new features, deprecations, bug fixes, and a boost in performance. Check this in-depth overview of what's new in…
Reading time
19 min read
Updated date
December 15, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
PHP Updates

What’s New in PHP 7.2 (Now Available)

PHP 7.2 is now available at Kinsta with new features, functions, and improvements that will allow us to write better code. Check out the changes.
Reading time
9 min read
Updated date
February 24, 2021
Post type
Blog
Topic
PHP Updates

How to Optimize the Critical Rendering Path in WordPress

The Critical Rendering Path is the sequence of tasks the browser performs to render a page to the screen. Why is it critical and how can we optimiz…
Reading time
15 min read
Updated date
June 17, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Development
Topic
WordPress Performance

What’s New in WordPress 4.9

WordPress 4.9 marks a step toward a more user-centric way to customize your site, including customizer improvements, code editing, and new widget f…
Reading time
8 min read
Updated date
December 12, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Updates