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Articles by Salman Ravoof

Salman Ravoof is the Technical Editor at Kinsta. He's a self-taught web developer, writer, creator, and a huge admirer of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). Apart from tech, he's excited by science, philosophy, arts, cats, and food. Learn more about him on his website, and connect with Salman on Twitter.

The Best in Open Source Database Software: Top 10 Picks

A dynamic website needs to store data. In this post, we'll round up ten of the best open source database software around!
Reading time
17 min read
Publish date
January 20, 2022
Topic
MySQL Database
Topic
Web Development Tools

Lossy vs Lossless Compression: A Beginner’s Guide to Both Formats

Images need to look their best. Compression methods — like lossy vs lossless — are one way to keep quality high and file sizes low.
Reading time
13 min read
Publish date
January 15, 2022
Topic
Image Optimization

An Introduction to IP Spoofing (and How to Prevent It)

Your IP address is your home address on the web. Here, we discuss how to spot IP spoofing and how to stop others from stealing your IPs.
Reading time
12 min read
Publish date
January 13, 2022
Topic
Web Development Tools

How to Migrate From Shopify to WooCommerce (in 8 Steps)

Are you ready to move your ecommerce store? Learn how to migrate from Shopify to WooCommerce in this detailed, easy to follow guide.
Reading time
17 min read
Publish date
January 10, 2022
Topic
Move to WordPress

How to Migrate From Drupal to WordPress (in 10 Steps)

There are certain things you need to do to properly move your site from Drupal to WordPress. This guide shows you exactly how to get it done.
Reading time
17 min read
Publish date
January 8, 2022
Topic
Move to WordPress

Blog Name Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Picking an Effective Blog Name

Having a good blog name can hep your site stand out from the rest. Here are some effective strategies for blog name ideas.
Reading time
15 min read
Publish date
January 6, 2022
Topic
Website Branding

Everything You’ll Need to Be a DevOps Engineer

Are you interested in becoming a DevOps Engineer? Learn about what you need to know and where you need to start to begin this career.
Reading time
15 min read
Publish date
January 1, 2022
Topic
Cloud Hosting

23 Best Webinar Platforms in 2022 for Startups, Enterprises, and Freelancers

Webinars are a huge part of businesses, both big and small. Here are 23 of the very best webinar platforms available today.
Reading time
14 min read
Publish date
December 31, 2021
Topic
Business Tools
Topic
Tech Tips

Image Search Engines: What They Are and How to Use Them

Learn everything you need to know about using an image search engine to find the perfect image for your next post, page, or website project.
Reading time
14 min read
Publish date
December 28, 2021
Topic
Tech Tips

Want to Be a Laravel Developer? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Are you interested in becoming a Laravel Developer? Here is a guide that shows you where to start and what you need to accomplish.
Reading time
16 min read
Publish date
December 27, 2021
Topic
PHP Laravel

12 Best Firefox Extensions and Add-Ons in 2022

Firefox is a great browser that offer a lot of functionality for user. Here are some of the very best Firefox extensions available now.
Reading time
16 min read
Publish date
December 25, 2021
Topic
Firefox
Topic
Tech Tips