Kinsta Blog - WordPress Tutorials and Resources

WordPress CDN – Why You Should Be Using One in 2020

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.

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Scott Bolinger

Check out our interview with Scott Bolinger; co-founder of AppPresser, a tool that lets you convert your WordPress website into iOS and Android mob...

How to Fix the Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress

Check out these 5 quick ways to fix the error establishing a database connection in WordPress and get your site back up and running.

Why and How to Publish a Plugin to the WordPress Plugin Directory

Launching a new and exciting WordPress plugin? Check out this in-depth tutorial on why and how to publish a plugin to the WordPress plugin directory.

Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Michael Hebenstreit

Check out our interview with Michael Hebenstreit; owner and developer at MH Themes, a premium WordPress theme shop popular for its magazine themes.

How to Easily Create Tables in WordPress with TablePress

Using tables in WordPress doesn't have to be hard. Here's a complete guide on how to easily creates tables in WordPress with the free TablePress pl...

Diving Into the New Gutenberg WordPress Editor (Pros and Cons)

WordPress might soon get a refresh for publishers! Check out our deep dive into the new Gutenberg WordPress editor, as well as some pros and cons.