Website Maintenance Services by Internet Solutions For Less
Well, it is the New Year and if you are like most businesses we have worked with in the past 15 years, it is probably time to update your website. Many clients think they do not need maintenance because their business address, phone number or email has not changed so they do not think there is a need to update their site. There is a lot more to maintenance then just changing contact info on a site or adding new content like new employee bios. Our website maintenance services ensure it stays SEO friendly, mobile friendly and most importantly user friendly. Security is also an issue that will lead to maintenance needed on your site. To prevent getting hacked your site must be analyzed for security flaws and possible breaches at least once a year.
It may even be time to redesign your website as web design technology is much better and more SEO effective in 2017 than it was in 2014.
If your website is more than 3 years old, your site most likely is not mobile enabled. Over 50% of traffic comes to your site from a mobile device, that number will go up a lot in the next few years, it is imperative to have a mobile enabled site. In fact search engines will start to rank you lower and lower over time if you do not have a mobile enabled site.
Why Website Maintenance by Internet Solutions For Less?
We have over 15 years of industry experience and an extensive network of professionals with a wide range of programming knowledge? What does that mean for our clients? Well, we can work on just about any site no matter how old or what programming language it was built in. If you are a busy professional who doesn’t want to learn website coding or update their site them self in an overwhelming admin panel and just want to have updates and maintenance professionally done usually the same business day, we are the right company for you.
Our website maintenance services are a primary segment of our business, we maintain hundreds of sites monthly across the USA and Canada. We are hoping to expand our services to world wide in the near future. Our customer base is primarily small to medium sized businesses in the United States.
Website Maintenance FAQ’s
With a CMS like WordPress do I need to be techie to maintain my site?
Content Management Systems can be very difficult not only to navigate but also require you to be fairly techie to maintain your WordPress, Joomla, Drupal or any other CMS based site. The WordPress system alone is a lot ot learn, a lot to look at and will take an average person at least a year to fully master how to manage a WordPress site.
Typical WordPress Maintenance:
Updating versions of WordPress, updating plugins, performing regular backups, fixing bugs THAT WILL arise when plugins are updated as well as fixing theme issues all all part of WordPress maintenance even if you do need need actual content updates on your site. Fixing theme issues.WordPress can be overwhelming, just because you had a site built on the WordPress platform does not mean you will be able to successfully manage the site. There is a very large learning curve and a lot of responsibilities to ensure your site is secure.
What if I have a site 10+ years old, can you still maintain it?
We work with all platforms for website maintenance and have a large network with all types of programmers. You most likely have an HTML or PHP site that requires actually coding knowledge in order to make updates to the website. We can definitely help you with maintenance, but you really should have a new site designed if you want to stay competitive in the search engines and in your industry.
Do you maintain 3rd party sites like Wix, Web.com or Website Tonight?
Whether it is a Wix site that you need maintenance on or any other type of 3rd party build-it-yourself website, Internet Solutions For Less can help. We offer the first hour of work at no charge to NEW clients and after the first hour we charge $35/hour and can get a lot of work done in an hour. We can also do the work on your site with you right over the phone so you can ensure it gets done exactly to your like.
Do you do SEO as part of maintenance?
Yes, we can do on-site SEO to optimize the title tags, h1 & H2 tags, alt tags and meta description tags with your preferred keywords as well as cities you want to target prospective clients from.
Any other options besides $35/hour?
Glad you asked. We also offer affordable hosting packages, 2 of which include free maintenance to your website monthly. By hosting through us, you can save quite a bit of money over time on your website maintenance costs.
Can you train me on WordPress?
Yes, of course, we can set an appointment by phone at your convenience and teach at anything you need to learn to successfully keep your site up to date and secure. While on the phone with you, we can teach you how to maintain your WordPress site (or any other CMS) on your own, our customer services reps will walk you through things at your pace, won’t talk real techie and will make sure you training.