There’s no doubt that outsourcing WordPress website maintenance will save your business time and money. Employing specialist service providers who have experience with all aspects of WordPress and WordPress website maintenance saves you time, money, and frustration.
For most businesses today, your website is one of your business’ most valuable assets. Many have invested heavily in their website, and many are on the WordPress platform. Maintaining that investment is critical for continual growth and success.
Neglecting a WordPress website can lead to catastrophic results.
What is WordPress Website Maintenance?
WordPress website maintenance involves a wide range of management activities and tasks, including:
- Installing updates for WordPress core files
- Installing updates for WordPress plugins and themes
- Performing backups and ensuring they are working correctly
- Managing plugins
- Disusing stale plugins that present security risks
- Optimizing your website’s database
Most WordPress Website Maintenance goes further and may include:
- Website hosting
- Emergency support services
- Basic development
Why outsource WordPress Maintenance services?
If you have the expertise in-house to manage WordPress, that is fantastic. The truth is, most don’t. Managing a website on WordPress involves the technical role of an IT manager and the creative role of a marketing manager. This intersection is unlikely with most SMBs today.
Outsourcing the role of website maintenance allows your business to focus on what it does well. It prevents you from worrying about the security or vulnerability of your website. It ensures your asset is safe from attackers. It ensures your business continues to grow and thrive. These numbers are difficult to calculate, but we can all agree that’s some serious savings.