Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 2:03 AM
The Complete Website Maintenance Checklist is available here.
It's possible that your website is up and operating well right now.
However, there is no assurance that it will continue to function at its peak levels indefinitely.
Your website, like a car, needs regular maintenance to maintain it in peak operating shape. To help you do this, we've put up this comprehensive website maintenance checklist for your WordPress site.
In this article, we'll go over why regular maintenance is essential for maintaining a high-performing, secure, and lucrative online presence over time. After that, we'll go through a whopping 20 maintenance chores that you should do this year. We've divided the chores into groups depending on how often you'll need to perform them to maintain your site looking its best:
Website upkeep is performed on a weekly basis.
Website Upkeep on a monthly basis
Website Upkeep on a quarterly basis
Website Upkeep on an annual basis
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The Importance of Site Maintenance
Important maintenance chores should not be neglected since the repercussions may be catastrophic. During the first six months of the year 2021, the Wordfence Web Application Firewall prevented more than 4 billion malicious requests from reaching the server. A minor breach in security may put your WordPress website at significant danger, especially in light of the fact that individuals are actively attempting to hack into WordPress websites.
WordPress maintenance, on the other hand, isn't only about identifying and fixing major problems.
Small issues may have a cumulative effect on the performance and search engine rankings of your website over time. Early detection and correction of small mistakes may help you to minimize the negative effect that they might have on your website's performance.
In addition, site maintenance entails reviewing different elements of your site. This puts you in a good position to discover possibilities to improve your content and generate more conversions as a result of your research. In this manner, you can maintain your website one step ahead of the competition.