Website Maintenance Simplified
Website maintenance can be complex to think about, especially if you are trying to understand why you need it. We hope to answer some of your questions right here
The process starts when you subscribe to a maintenance plan. The following processes will highlight how you reap the vital benefits from this plan to ensure that you run a secure, stable and reliable website.
When you subscribe to a maintenance plan above the Essential plan at Sitepact you get to request unlimited updates to your website content. For example, You wrote a blog you want to be posted, or you want us to change some text or images on your website homepage. We’ve even incorporated CSS changes which are changes to website design that does not involve advanced coding.
All of this within a single plan for a flat fee, but that is just about the changes you request. Let’s look at ongoing maintenance which is what truly keeps a site running.
Like a car, a WordPress website needs to be constantly maintained; cleaned, repaired, insured. These are the highlights of a maintenance plan.
Core, Theme & Plugin Updates
Your website is run on codes that a human wrote. If your website is to remain secure and available then changes must be made constantly that reflects new security procedures and policies.
By implementing these code changes, we ensure that you stay abreast of the web industry, which means you will have a reliable and secure website with high availability. Read More
Websites break every day for reasons we sometimes cannot control. How do you secure yourself against this issue? The first rule of developers is always backup. But website owners don't always have the technical know-how for performing secure backups, even some developers don't!
A maintenance plan takes care of that for you. Secure backups are made every day and uploaded to the cloud on Amazon Secure servers. We keep those backups for up to 30 days at a time, so should something go wrong we have a whole 30 days to restore and apply an easy fix. Read More
Website speed is a big factor in website Search Engine Optimization. A fast website will rank higher in the search engines because it tells Google that your website is reliable.
Furthermore, most website visitors abandon a website that does not load in at least 3 seconds.
Speed optimization is a continuous process and a website needs to be tuned constantly. You can only get that from two sources, a personal website developer or an agency that has all the tools ( we provide over $2000 in tools) and can provide this service, usually for a lot less. That's us! Read More
All websites need 24/7 security monitoring, no exceptions. Sadly, most website owners learn the hard way by getting hacked and spending hundreds of dollars recovering lost data or losing everything completely.
This is one of the main reasons our clients love us. We really provide 24/7 monitoring with real-time scanning and security hardening techniques to keep you secure. Read More
This is what every website owner should have, an urgent and reliable contact whenever help is needed. Most website owners get a different developer for every new issue that pops up. Bad choice!
As your tech team, we are your reliable emergency contact. You always know where to find us and we are always there. Plus, you avoid the big bills and fluctuating fees since most things are included in a maintenance contract for a flat fee. Read More
As we say here, “that’s just the tip of the berg”. Many more activities are carried out weekly including and not limited to
Uptime Monitoring, Link Monitoring, Keyword Tracking, Analytics, and even Competitor Watching. All of which are included in the Weekly Reports!
Finally, at the end of every week, you get a report detailing everything that was done on your website for that work week. The reports are transparent and have even been tweaked to include the custom changes made by our site caregivers; either requested by you or was performed during updates.
You always know how you are spending your buck and the value will be reflected in your reports. Enjoy peace of mind!