What is website maintenance?

Website maintenance refers to the continuous process of monitoring, updating, and optimizing a website to ensure its optimal performance, security, and relevance.

Website maintenance involves the following:

It involves a range of tasks including regular software updates, security checks, content updates, and performance optimization.

The primary goal of website maintenance is to ensure that the website remains functional, secure, and engaging for users.

Regular updates to the website’s software and plugins help protect against security vulnerabilities, reducing the risk of cyber attacks.

Performance optimization tasks, such as cleaning up unused files, optimizing images, and improving page load speeds, enhance the user experience and can improve search engine rankings.

What are the costs of website maintenance?

There is no industry standard and since it’s a task best performed by an experienced full-stack or website developer and fees can start anywhere from R550 per hour and up with a minimum of 2 hours at a time.

The price is proportional to the functionality and size of your website.

How to book and what to expect:

You can book maintenance by contacting us via the from below.

You can expect a response within 2 – 4 hours and we do a consultation with you before we perform any maintenance tasks.

After that we provide you with a quote on the maintenance and any repairs, license renewals or software replacements.

A 50% deposit on our quote secures our service and we start immediately.

You will be kept up to date on our progress and we will feedback once complete. 

What are the costs of website regular maintenance?

We have limited space available to take on retainer website maintenance. The fee is set at R450 per hour and there is a minimum of 3 hours per month.

What does that give me?

  1. Your website’s core and functionality software is up to date.
  2. Security software is installed to monitor,  quarantine and remove threats.
  3. Optimise the website for speed
  4. Clean up and remove un-used files, software and functionality and keep it clean.
  5. A short monthly feedback report on the status of you website
  6. Your website is priority and we answer your calls if you need assistant or see something that is wrong.

Book maintenance for your website today

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