Why website maintenance?
Regular Website Maintenance
Why website maintenance?
Website maintenance refers to the tasks required to keep your website functioning properly and up to date. It involves regularly checking your website for issues, correcting any issues, and making updates. A website maintenance plan is crucial for your business.
Before making a purchase online, 87% of people conduct online research. If people who visit your site decide they want to buy something from you, then chances are good that they’ll find their way back to your website. But if your website doesn’t give visitors an accurate picture of who you are, then chances are good they won’t be interested in visiting again.
When your website isn’t working well for visitors or looks outmoded, they’ll quickly leave. Your business might be negatively perceived by potential clients if their experience at your site was poor. Your website should look professional if you want people to trust your business.
Keeping a website well maintained and attractive is important to companies big and small in order to engage and retain customers. Website maintenance can easily become one of those things as it doesn’t always present immediate issues. Your website could suffer from various issues if not regularly checked up for maintenance.
Websites aren’t something you create once and then you’re done. You need to continue caring for them and do ongoing website maintenance to ensure they continue to do the job you need them to do.
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Regular Website Maintenance
Weekly: Our website maintenance company should cover the following tasks in a week ideally:
Check if all the pages of your website load smoothly without any errors
Back up your website data
Update your website core and software
Delete spam comments from your website’s pages and blogs
Check if all the forms on your websites are running correctly without issues
Check out if there are any broken links on your website’s pages
Search your website pages for 404 errors
Update your existing content or write personal blog posts to improve your website’s organic traffic and engage with your audience
Monthly: Our website maintenance company should cover the following tasks in a month ideally:
Check the load time of your website pages
Removing cached data can significantly improve your website’s overall speed
Run security updates on your website to find out any possible security threats
Analyze the previous month’s statistics on the website
The more content updates you publish on your website, the better it is for driving traffic
Quarterly: Our website maintenance company should cover the following tasks quarterly:
Review the structure and design of your website for potential improvements
Test all forms, CTAs (Call to Action), and popups on your website
Check if you can update any graphics and images on your website
Try to optimize product images and videos on your website to improve the loading speeds
Test your website on all kinds of devices and browsers to see if everything displays correctly
Improve your Search Engine Optimization
Carry out necessary improvements and regular updates on your advertising and marketing campaigns
Thoroughly review your workload
Check out your backup health by restoring the previous version of your website
Yearly: Our website maintenance company should cover the following tasks yearly:
Update all the references on your website pages to the current year
Review each page of your website to see any content with grammatical issues, irrelevancy, or typos
Make sure that you have a domain name renewal
If there are any website design updates due, consider getting them done
Review the top-performing blog post articles on your website and update them with new and fresh content
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Business startups with new websites usually have an excess amount of things to look at and work on. With so many workarounds, website maintenance, which is an essential task, is often neglected. There are several downsides to that.
While the initial setup cost of your website is a one-time concern, it’s the ongoing maintenance costs that will add up over time. In order to cut maintenance costs for your website, start by identifying what recurring costs you’re paying on your site (both annual and monthly). Once you’ve got a list of all of your recurring website-related costs, go down the list and ask yourself if they’re 100% necessary. For larger sites, higher maintenance costs are unavoidable, but many smaller blogs and e-commerce sites can get by perfectly fine with free or built-in tools. If you’re just beginning to build your website, use free or low-cost options wherever possible – it’s usually much quicker and easier to upgrade to more expensive and feature-rich tools in the future than it is to downgrade if you’re overpaying.
Some people make the mistake of ignoring website maintenance to cut costs. While it may save you money at first, not maintaining your website can lead to more expensive problems.
If you don’t want to do the work of maintaining your website yourself, you can hire someone to do it for you. Their role and responsibilities will vary. Some webmasters will take on all roles related to your website, from design to maintenance, while some will focus on more specific tasks. When hiring a webmaster, make sure to set specific expectations for what will fall under their responsibilities.
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