WordPress Maintenance services
If you are struggling to maintain your WordPress website on your own, don’t worry – you’re not alone. Running a business at the same time as maintaining a WordPress website for your business should be easy, right?
Although think of all the free time you’re committing to a task that doesn’t come naturally to you, not to mention that one time your website broke completely while you were updating a single plugin. Luckily you had a backup and you were able to get a previous version of your website back online after just a few very frustrating hours.
And there was that time you updated the WordPress theme only to discover days later, from a customer who contacted you and just happened to mention it, that the formatting of several pages was out of line with where it should have been, making your polished and professional website look like an amateur’s. Not great for customer reputation that one, was it?
Any of this sounding familiar? Or are you reading this and thinking it’s a cautionary tale you should really take heed of?
Leave the maintenance of your website to a professional
If you’re not a competent mechanic you’ll have your car serviced by a qualified professional. It costs you money but at least you know you’re safe on the road. You want to protect yourself and those who are dear to you, so it’s worth it.
In just the same way, your business website needs to be looked after if it’s to be safe online for you and your customers. We all know how dangerous a place the information super highway is after all. There are so many hackers and unscrupulous individuals (some working for criminal gangs – or countries) who will take advantage of any tiny vulnerability, given the chance. That can put you as an individual, your business and your reputation at risk, not to mention any clients who may have visited your website and made contact with you via a Contact Form, for example.
What’s the solution?
So why would you allow yourself to be struggling to maintain your WordPress website on your own when there’s help out there? Got no idea where to start? We are here to help.
There are a wide assortment of WordPress Maintenance Plans out there, provided by companies, agencies and freelancers who are experts in all things WordPress. By handing the reins over to someone who knows what they are doing, not only do you get some of your life back, you can relax knowing your website is safe, is constantly available to your customers and working hard for you.
There are obviously many different options, but for the majority of businesses who are looking to have an online presence, a basic package is perfectly adequate, costing less than many will think.
What if I need more than just regular website maintenance?
A website that was last updated 3 years ago isn’t any good. We all know if we land on a website that looks dated or out of touch we notice this straight away and it doesn’t leave a good impression. Did you realise that most WordPress maintenance plans come with bundled resource to make minor updates? If your website is presenting information that’s not right or out of date, and your customers are seeing this when they visit, you want that updated ASAP. Most changes can even be made the same day you ask for them. Check out the packages on offer from WPMaint to see how much time you get as part of each package..
If you need more than just a few tweaks or updates and are considering a revamp of your WordPress website, we are partnered with a leading freelance WordPress developer who we can confidently refer you to. And once your website is relaunched, WPMaint can help you maintain and support it – of course!