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Capitalizing on Exponential Traffic Spikes and Surges

Kinsta offers an exponential traffic spikes and surges upgrade. It's specifically designed to address massive traffic events before they happen.

WordPress Google Cloud Storage – How to Offload Your Media

In this tutorial, we'll walk you through how to offload media in WordPress to Google Cloud Storage to save on disk space at your hosting provider....

How to Use Elasticsearch to Speed Up WordPress Search

Elasticsearch can be used to speed up querying of the WordPress database. If your site has queries that run unacceptably slow, or if you believe th...

How to Use Redis as a Persistent Object Cache for WordPress

In the context of WordPress, Redis can be used to store the values generated by WordPress' native object cache in a persistent manner so that cache...

How to Enable the Kinsta CDN on Your WordPress Site

The performance of your sites has and always will remain one of the top priorities for us. Check out how to enable the Kinsta CDN on your WordPress...

What Are PHP Workers and How Many Do You Need?

PHP workers determine how many simultaneous requests your WordPress site can handle at a given time. Check out these tips on how many PHP workers y...

How to Clean up Your wp_options Table and Autoloaded Data

Plugins and themes can amass large amounts of autoloaded data in the wp_options table, which slows down your site. Find out how to clean up your da...

How to Optimally Offload PDF, DOCX, MP4, and MP3 Hosting

Hosting will always have limitations, even if they aren't advertised. Follow this tutorial on how to optimally offload PDF, DOCX, MP4, and MP3 host...

How to Fix the “Specify a Cache Validator” Warning

Find out how to fix the "Specify a Cache Validator" warning on your WordPress site that you see in Pingdom, GTmetrix, and PageSpeed Insights.

How to Enable GZIP Compression in WordPress

Check out this tutorial on how to check and enable GZIP compression on your WordPress site. This helps reduce your overall page size and speed up y...

How to Fix “Specify a Vary: Accept-Encoding Header” Warning

Find out how to fix the "Specify a Vary: Accept-Encoding Header" warning on your WordPress site that you see in Pingdom, GTmetrix, and PageSpeed In...

How to Optimize WordPress Revisions for Faster Performance

The number of revisions in your database add up fast. Check out these steps on how to delete, limit, and disable WordPress revisions for faster per...