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Kinsta Kingpin: Interview with Joe Howard

Check out our interview with Joe Howard; head buff at WP Buffs, a WordPress maintenance company with care plans for serious website owners.
Reading time
8 min read
Updated date
January 9, 2024
Post type
Blog
Topic
Kinsta Kingpin

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.
Reading time
14 min read
Updated date
April 12, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
WordPress Performance

10 Best WordPress PDF Viewer Plugins

WordPress has plenty of features, but a PDF viewer isn’t one of them. Check out these 10 best WordPress PDF viewer plugins to enhance your site.
Reading time
12 min read
Updated date
September 22, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Plugins

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.
Reading time
12 min read
Updated date
June 12, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Development
Topic
WordPress Performance

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…
Reading time
15 min read
Updated date
April 6, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Security

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.
Reading time
15 min read
Updated date
November 29, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
SEO Strategy
Topic
WordPress SEO

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.
Reading time
12 min read
Updated date
October 27, 2021
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Development
Topic
WordPress Plugins

How to Download Older Versions of WordPress Plugins

Run into an issue with a plugin update or conflict on your site? Check out these four simple ways on how to download older versions of WordPress pl…
Reading time
5 min read
Updated date
September 19, 2023
Post type
Knowledge Base
Topic
WordPress Plugins
Topic
WordPress Tips

Analyzing Third-Party Performance on Your WordPress Site

In today's post, we are going to show you how to better analyze third-party performance on your WordPress site, and what you can do to make it faster.
Reading time
21 min read
Updated date
March 21, 2024
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Performance

What’s New In WordPress 4.8

WordPress 4.8 includes some brand new widgets, as well as a fix for an annoying link editing issue in the visual editor. Take a closer look!
Reading time
8 min read
Updated date
September 7, 2022
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Updates

Where and How to Hire a WordPress Developer

Finding and hiring a WordPress developer can be a daunting task. This post covers great sources for hiring and steps to sensibly assess candidates.
Reading time
15 min read
Updated date
December 8, 2023
Post type
Blog
Topic
WordPress Development

A Deep Dive Into the GTmetrix Speed Test Tool

In this post we take a deep dive into the GTmetrix speed test tool, including a waterfall analysis and tips to improve the speed of your WordPress…
Reading time
24 min read
Updated date
April 30, 2024
Post type
Blog
Topic
Web Development Tools
Topic
Website Speed