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8 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 Upcoming 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 …

How to Diagnose Decline in Rankings (Craziest SEO Issue We’ve Seen)

Nobody ever wants to experience that dreaded feeling you get when you realize your site is no longer ranking or you’re suddenly seeing a dip in …

Top 9 WordPress Forum Plugins for Discussing Hot Topics

From chat rooms to forums, and social networks to email, being online allows people to remain connected with each other and find like-minded individuals who want …

Debugging WordPress Performance Issues – Stuff Happens Checklist

We all love WordPress. Many of us here at Kinsta have different ways we contribute to the WordPress community outside of work. Myself, I run a …

How to Reduce Bounce Rate on Your WordPress Site (18 Tips)

Bounce rate is believed by many to be an influential search engine ranking factor that tells Google a lot about your WordPress site’s quality. Maintain a …

The Definitive PHP 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2 & HHVM Benchmarks (2018)

Each year we try and take a deep dive into performance benchmarks across various platforms and see how different versions of PHP and HHVM stack up …

How To Use Yoast SEO On WordPress: Complete Tutorial

Every WordPress site needs an SEO plugin. And when it comes to SEO plugins, Yoast SEO is far and away the most popular option. WordPress SEO …

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with David Vongries

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

Wix vs WordPress: Which One Should You Choose To Build A Website?

When it comes to building a website, we’re pretty strong proponents of WordPress (the fact that we specialize in WordPress hosting might give that away). But …

How to Change Your WordPress Domain (Keeping SEO Benefits)

Changing domains can seem like quite a daunting task at first, but it doesn’t have to be. Typically this involves routing traffic to go from your …