Websites need constant checking and reviewing in order to make sure that problems will not arise soon after it is launched. It isn’t a one-time investment, but is continuous.
Because a couple of issues such as system breakdowns and bugs may occur, building a website needs to be followed by consistent maintenance checks. And in doing so, your web hosting service provider should be well-informed on what aspects and elements they should pay attention to.
It is important to make a thorough inspection regularly to check for broken links, down pages and other minor irregularities such as mislabelled and malfunctioning buttons. It is also necessary to do updates in security, contents and even business information that needs to be changed. You also need to constantly check your website’s SEO to make sure that it follows updated SEO standards of different search engines.
Preparing your website in unexpected occurrences such as doing backups is also important. If the maintenance is not done properly, this could slow down your website, lessen your traffic and decrease customer satisfaction. The money that you invested would surely go to waste.
That’s why companies like HTTPSimple are there to help you in keeping your website secured, updated and well-maintained.
If you want a detailed guide on how to do proper website maintenance, you can check this article by Andrew Kucheriavy.
Your website is like a car: if you fail to get routine oil changes, the vehicle’s performance will continue to drop until the engine stalls. Don’t let this happen to your website after all the hard work you’ve invested in getting it up and running. You, your web developer and your hosting company should follow the maintenance checklist below.Andrew Kucheriavy, Business Collective
- Web Maintenance