Running a website can be a time consuming exercise. It is a very important resource that your company owns for marketing and selling your services and products online. It is, therefore, very important that you make sure your website is accessible and working properly. This requires constant monitoring and also constant tweaks to remove errors, add content and make it run faster with content structured to best suite the search engines that you rely on so much.
The services that we offer can be loosely split into too camps:
Is your website running?
The thing about websites is that you don’t know if there always available to your customers unless you visit them. So to make sure your website is accessible we can monitor it for you, constantly and let you know when it’s down.
We can provide managed website updates
When you update your website CMS it can cause problems for your CMS theme or plugins. We can provide a managed update service, testing the update first on our development servers so that you can be sure there will be no problems.
We can detect and fix crawl errors
Search engines use bots/spiders to crawl your website for content. When a crawl error occurs the spider thinks there should be a page where a link points to but it gets an error response. Search engines see crawl errors and broken links as an indicator of poor user experience and so it is bad for SEO. We can search your site and fix these errors.
We can identify and fix sitemap errors
Sitemaps help search engines crawl and index your website. A properly working sitemap means that your pages will be indexed faster and more efficiently. Broken links in your sitemap can result in search engine spiders reporting bad user experience metrics and so can negatively impact your SEO strategy.
Search engines like fast loading websites
Slowly loading websites are a pain for your visitors and search engines know this. We can make improvements to your websites performance, optimizing images and improving file loading protocols.
HTML & CSS coding impacts site performance and SEO
How your website is built, the structure of the HTML used and the where styles are applied through CSS can have implications for your websites performance and also impact how search engines identify information on your site. We can perform an analysis of your websites build and make suggestions for improvements.
Set hr/pcm for us to update your website
Content is King as far as search engines are concerned but adding new content or updating old content can take time. Also you may want little tweaks to existing functionality or we could build you new functionality, it’s up to you. Our website maintenance packages can come with dedicated time by us to work on your website.
Do you have a cart or contacts form, we can test that they work
Your website performs a function, whether it is simply to allow visitors to contact you or if it is so people can buy products from your e-commerce store. If these don’t work your website is not working. We can monitor these for your so you don’t loose business.