January 6th, 2015
If you don’t support and maintain your website it will eventually break, get hacked or be infected by malware, it’s inevitable, your site may be working ok now, but it’s just a matter of time before something happens.
For many businesses your website is an important part of your online presence and your brand, it is the hub for all your online marketing, and a major funnel for your web leads. If your website were to go down for even a few hours, it could prove to be very costly to your business, both in lost sales and revenue and also time required to find a provider to fix the problem.
At Circle Business Consulting we believe that prevention is better than cure, and undertake routine maintenance activities on our clients websites to ensure that they are up to date and in good working order. Website Maintenance is especially important if your website is built using an open source content management such as WordPress or Joomla, it is essential to keep themes and plugins up to date, this will improve site performance and plug any security flaws that might pop up.
CircleBC are experts in recovering websites that have been hacked or are infected by malware, we can also provide 24/7 ongoing protection and monitoring, after we have recovered your website from the initial hack.
The number one cause of CMS based websites getting hacked, is vulnerabilities being exploited in plugins and software being out of date, generally patches and latest versions of software go a long way to solving these problems. Ensuring that your website security is kept up to date will also cut down on malware and spam.
Ensuring that your content is updated regularly, performing occasional design modifications, security checks and website maintenance are all part of a comprehensive online web strategy. Google and many other search engines reward sites that are active and updated with higher organic search rankings. If you do not have the time or experience to perform this work, let CircleBC help you:
CircleBC offer a range of ongoing website maintenance and security services including:
CircleBC is a Sydney based digital agency located in Parramatta, we provide website maintenance and security services throughout Australia, including Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra and Hobart.