Keep Your Website Thriving with Our Expert Maintenance Services
Now you have a website, your work doesn’t stop there! It is important to ensure that your website is kept up-to-date with news and other relevent information for your visitors and prospective clients – this is not only good practice to keep people interested in your brand but also essential for SEO as the search engines (Google) love fresh original content and will potentially reward you with higher rankings.
The Importance of Website Management and Maintenance
Your website is often the first point of contact between you and your potential customers, and it is, therefore, essential that it is always running smoothly. Website downtime or slow loading times can quickly turn away potential customers, resulting in lost revenue and a damaged reputation.
Ensure that your website is always kept up-to-date and any software and plugins are updated to the latest versions too. By doing this, it will ensure your site remains secure and not vulnerable to hacking or viruses, this is especially critical if you are taking payments from your customers online.
Proactive website management and maintenance can help you avoid these issues by identifying and resolving potential problems before they become serious.
The Benefits of Professional Website Management and Maintenance
While it may be tempting to handle website management and maintenance in-house, hiring a professional can provide you with several benefits, including:
- Time-Saving: Hiring a professional to manage your website frees up your time to focus on other important aspects of your business.
- Expertise: Professionals have the knowledge and expertise to ensure that your website is operating at its best and can quickly identify and resolve any issues that may arise.
- Security: Professional website management includes regular security checks and updates to ensure that your website is protected from potential cyber threats.
- Increased Performance: Regular maintenance can help to optimise your website’s performance, resulting in faster loading times, improved user experience and increased conversion rates.
A website needs to give the right impression. From the moment someone lands on your page they create an opinion and you want that to be the right one! If your website is either dated, slow to load or full of errors and broken links this will quickly have them closing your site and looking for your competitors.
WHY DO I NEED A WEBSITE CARE PACKAGE?
A website is an investment and it is important to take care of your investment. That is why we offer care packages: to ensure your website stays up to date, protected and accessible to your visitors 24/7/365. Monthly retainer packages are available or alternatively ad hoc work can be carried out on request.
DIY – DO IT YOURSELF WEBSITE MAINTENANCE
Have a website designed and developed by us and we can provide you with a custom, step-by-step PDF manual showing you how to maintain your own website.
Prices start from as little as £90, based on your website at launch.
So your new website is built, it’s launched, now what?
There are 4 options to choose from:
|1. We provide the login details to the backend of your website only.||
No updates to plugins, the web platform or themes will be carried out by us.
|2. Ask for CMS Guide which will show you step-by-step how to maintain your website based on how it is at launch.||
You will be responsible for any updates to plugins, web platform or themes along with any updates to the website you wish to make.
|3. Leave the maintenance to us with a Website Care Package.||
We’ll maintain your website to ensure it operates to optimum performance including basic SEO* and carry out any updates to content required for up to 2 hours per month.
*Please note; this is not our SEO service, just some basic good practice with website maintenance. Click here for our SEO Services.
4. Don’t want to commit to regular updates? Then our Adhoc Service is for you.
£45/hour. Min charge is 1 hour and then every 15 minutes pro rata.
If you do not need regular updates to content or software this option is for you.
If advice or guidance on how to maintain your website is required, this will fall into this option.
Note: All options above are purely for maintanance of the website. Should the website and/or emails associated with that website experience hosting issues these will be resolved under our hosting contract which applies with all our hosted websites.
We understand that maintaining a website can be daunting, and with so much to consider, it’s easy to overlook certain elements that could hinder its performance. That’s why many of our clients use our Monthly Health Check service!
For just £10 a month our team will thoroughly check your website, identifying any potential issues impacting your online presence.
Here are just a few of the key benefits you’ll receive from our Monthly Health Check service:
- Update all plugins to ensure the latest versions are installed and compatible with the newest version of your website.
- Update your website theme to the latest version; this ensures any technical or security issues are covered.
- Check and update WordPress to ensure your website is using the latest version.
Our Monthly Health Check service is an affordable and convenient way to ensure your website runs smoothly and effectively. Let us take the stress out of this regular maintenance task so you can focus on running your business.
Don’t let your website’s performance suffer any longer.
If you need advice or guidance or would like us to update something on a one-off basis.
Priced per hour at £45.
Min charge is 1 hour then every 15 minutes pro rata.
Website care packages (Levels 1-4) have a minimum term of 3 months after which a 30 day notice period for any upgrades or downgrades will be required.
If you want to stand out from the crowd then contact us today.
All enquiries and quotes carry no obligation.
Whichever of our services you are looking to potentially use we’d be happy to help!
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