email authentication

Email Authentication – Don’t Let Your Emails End Up in Spam

The dreaded spam folder. One thing all businesses try to avoid when it comes to sending out emails. Winding up in the spam folder can drastically diminish your total number of email opens, which in turn affects the number of clicks back to your website. In a lot of email clients, such as Gmail, the […]

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

When it comes to WordPress performance we have a lot to say about plugins. Each plugin adds PHP code that has to be executed, can include scripts and styles, and some may execute additional queries against the database. This means that unnecessary plugins can affect page speed and may have a negative impact on user […]

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zero bs crm

Diving Into Zero BS CRM and Advantages of Going Self-Hosted

No matter what business you operate in, customers are your lifeline. Without them, you wouldn’t generate any sales, get referrals, or develop new relationships. True customer relationship management helps you better understand your customers and engage with them throughout the entire customer lifecycle. By analyzing data, you can determine what they need or want, and […]

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Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Ionut Neagu

vYou can find Ionut on LinkedIn or Twitter. This is our recent interview with him, as part of our Kinsta Kingpin series. Q1: What is your background, & how did you first get involved with WordPress? I have a software engineer background, however, I have learned along the way that I have other passions and skills, so […]

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wordpress white screen of death

WordPress White Screen Of Death – How To Fix It Fast

Have you ever installed a plugin or changed an option which resulted in the so called “WordPress White Screen Of Death”? No content, no admin, no way to fix things? If you’ve ever experienced the frustration of being completely powerless, this article is for you.

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mykinsta v2

MyKinsta v2 – Touring the New Dashboard

We are excited to officially announce the release of the MyKinsta v2. Our new dashboard has been redesigned from the ground up, based on user feedback and much-needed integrations with new features we have been adding to our hosting platform. The UI is now cleaner, faster, and more intuitive to use. Today we are going […]

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wordpress project management plugins

Top 6 WordPress Project Management Plugins

Project management involves planning, organization, and discipline to follow procedures and policies to ensure tasks meet their deadlines and stay within budget. This usually involves working with multiple members on a team to achieve pre-determined goals and objectives. Quality control checks by a project manager might also be involved to make sure things are up to […]

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wordpress svg

How to Safely Enable WordPress SVG Support

SVG is an XML-based vector image which is commonly used by websites and brands to display logos and icons on their websites. The main reason they are especially popular among developers and designers is because they are a scalable image format, generally smaller in file size (sometimes by quite a bit), and don’t pixelate on retina screens. […]

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Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with BobWP

You can find Bob on LinkedIn or Twitter. This is our recent interview with him, as part of our Kinsta Kingpin series. Q1: What is your background, & how did you first get involved with WordPress? Well, I guess that depends on how far back you want me to go. I started in freelance graphic design in the […]

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admin-ajax

How to Diagnose High Admin-Ajax Usage on Your WordPress Site

A very common scenario when dealing with WordPress is diagnosing high admin-ajax.php usage. If you have been working with WordPress for a while, you have most likely encountered this when running speed tests or checking your server access logs. This is generally caused by 3rd party plugins or from frequent un-cachable admin dashboard requests, due to the Heartbeat API, […]

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How Kinsta Helped DARTDrones Scale for the Shark Tank Effect

One of the exciting things we get to do here at Kinsta is work with all sorts of new cutting edge companies. Recently we had the pleasure of working with DARTDrones, who provide hands-on expert drone training and Part 107 drone pilot certification across 40 different cities in the United States. Today we’ll dive into how we […]

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wordpress shortcodes

An Introduction to WordPress Shortcodes for Developers

According to the WordPress.com definition, a shortcode is a WordPress-specific code that lets you do nifty things with very little effort. Shortcodes can embed files or create objects that would normally require lots of complicated, ugly code in just one line. In other words, thanks to WordPress shortcodes there’s no need for users to manually […]

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