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8 Tips on How to Reduce DNS Lookups and Speed Them Up

DNS speed is often overlooked. Check out these 8 recommendations on how to reduce DNS lookups and speed them up on your WordPress site.

12 Best WordPress PDF Viewer Plugins

WordPress has plenty of features, but a PDF viewer isn’t one of them. Check out these 12 best WordPress PDF viewer plugins to enhance your site.

A Deep Dive Into WordPress User Roles and Capabilities

A deep dive into the concepts of WordPress user roles and capabilities from both developer's and user's perspectives. Check out these concrete exam...

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Charlie Livingston

Check out our interview with Charlie Livingston; founder of aThemes, where they develop free and premium WordPress themes to help grow your business.

Network Latency – Comparing the Impact on Your WordPress Site

Network latency is not something to ignore. Check out how it impacts your WordPress site and some tips on choosing a strategic server location.

5 Years of Selling on ThemeForest – Pros and Cons

Check out our interview with Henry Rise, CEO of ThemeREX, a Power Elite Author. He shares with us some pros and cons of selling on ThemeForest.

WordPress CDN – Why You Should Be Using One in 2019

Content delivery networks will help you supercharge your website's performance. Let's find out what a WordPress CDN is and how you can benefit from...

How to Uninstall a WordPress Plugin (the Proper Way)

A majority of plugins leave behind tables and rows in your database after you delete them. Check out how to uninstall a WordPress plugin the proper...

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Ryan Sullivan

Check out our interview with Ryan Sullivan; founder of WP Site Care, a WordPress support & maintenance company to help move your business forward.

How to Stop a DDoS Attack in Its Tracks (Case Study)

Check out these tips on how to stop a DDoS attack on your site. We took a site which was hit with 5,110,00 requests in 7 days and brought it back t...

Negative SEO (Case Study) – Cleaning up an Attack With Ahrefs

Negative SEO can come in all shapes and forms. Check out how we easily cleaned up a negative SEO attack on Kinsta.com with the Ahrefs tool.

6 WordPress Age Verification Plugins to Help You Add an Age Gate

While age gates aren't always required, they can be good for sites in age-sensitive industries. Check out these 6 WordPress age verification plugins.