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WordPress Upkeep & Maintenance
Supercharge your website with the WordPress Upkeep & Maintenance Subscription.
It’s like having a professional pit-crew for your WordPress website; keep it running at peak performance.
INCLUDED WITH SUBSCRIPTION
Backups are the cornerstone of WordPress website management. If an update fails, or your website crashes, it’s imperative to have an up-to-date backup of your website. Virtually(Creative) takes a load off your mind by running scheduled backups and making sure that up-to-date backups are always ready.
Since our backups are incremental and run off-site, it will successfully back up even the most problematic websites.
Incremental, reliable, comes with off-site storage, and capable of running on an hourly cycle. Everything you need for professional level data redundancy without the price!
How often is my website backed up?
By default, we always have monthly backups enabled. On top of that, we work with you to set a duration that works with your business goals, up to 1h-apart if required.
Can I get a download version of my backup?
Yes, just place a support request for a downloadable backup and the file can be safely shared via Google Drive with your preferred email contact.
You no longer have to separately find, monitor and record your keywords. The SEO ranking report gives you all of the key metrics in one place for your website.
Not only that but it shows you your main competitors, saving you going out there and looking by yourself. It also gives you a timeline of how you rank, better or worse, and tracks your ranking position for you.
How many keywords can I monitor?
The SEO monitoring service can keep track of 100 keywords you provide to see how well your site ranks for each keyword.
Do I provide my competition's websites?
Nope, using the keywords you’re trying to focus on we use those same keywords to identify competition websites competing for the same keywords. This lets you focus in on, or find out new competition that might not have been known before.
Knowing your audience and what they want is an important success factor for any website. The best way to know your audience is through your traffic stats and this is exactly what Google Analytics provide for FREE. There are plenty of stats software and plugins, but we believe that Google Analytics is a must have for all WordPress websites.
This Analytics Reporting takes the most important data points and provides them to you in an easy to read format so you understand what’s impacting your website the most, quickly.
Is this compatible with other Analytics platforms?
At the moment, we only support Google Analytics.
But, we are working on integrating Piwik v3 and HEAP Analytics platforms soon!
What if I don't have Google Analytics?
By default, we sync with Google Analytics, a free marketing analytics platform by Google, which is free for use.
If not installed on your website, we will auto-setup Analytics tracking for your website.
If you do have Google Analytics, you can follow the steps here to provide Virtually(Creative) with safe access to your analytics account.
The Performance Check gives you insight into what is happening with your website and how it’s performing. It’s the first step to solving your problems, the Performance Check tells you what they are. It gives you a breakdown of the factors that are affecting your website. You can see each individual factor and its grade, as well as giving you recommendations on how to improve your website performance. You can also follow your website performance over time, marked on a timeline.
Also available are scheduled Performance Checks. This means you request when you want your checks to take place, and immediately get notified if your website is underperforming.
How does the Performance Scan grade my website?
It runs analysis with Google PageSpeed and Yahoo! YSlow rulesets.
The Security Check makes it easy for you to make sure that your website is clean, and if any files become infected you will be able to spot them. In 1-click you can scan websites and receive valuable security information, as well as have an overview of all of the past security scans. Stop being in the dark when it comes to your security.
Receive valuable security information, as well as have an overview of all of the past security scans. It detects malware and if your website is blacklisted. It’s perfect for all of your websites, especially for those that contain less sensitive information.
It’s perfect for small to medium-sized websites, especially for those that contain less sensitive information.
Who do you check if my site is blacklisted?
Google Safe Browsing, Norton Safe Web, ESET.
If you find infected files, do you also clean them?
No, this service only identifies threats or potential threats. You will require a more complex security service to clean/repair a website identified as infected.
Uptime Monitor saves you time worrying about if your website are up, it instantaneously notifies us if a website goes down, giving us a chance to fix the problem before it becomes serious. When your WordPress website is down, you’re losing visitors and with that revenue, Uptime Monitor makes sure that this doesn’t happen to you.
How long does it take to recover a website?
From receiving a website down notification to a full backup restore typically can take from 30 minutes to a couple of hours depending on the size of your website.
WordPress is a fantastic website content management platform, and with it powering your website you need it running it’s best to make sure you don’t miss a sale, or lead or new followers.
With so many plugins, themes and customizations available, we take the hassle of keeping everything up to date, synced and secure for you.
With WordPress’s popularity also comes security concerns. Being the most used platform it can also be easily exploited if you’re not careful about how your server and website is set up.
We also implement all our security recommendations for you based upon our Website Security report, helping to keep your WordPress running at its best.
Why does WordPress require maintenance?
Out of the box, WordPress provides a solid platform to build your website. But, like a car, it requires servicing over time to keep it running at peak performance.
While WordPress itself doesn’t “degrade” like a car would, there are regular updates, patches and fixes to WordPress itself, to the plugins you pick, and the themes you use.
We make sure everything is safe to update, and will properly configure any advanced plugins or system settings to make sure everything plays nicely together as well as make sure any security recommendations from our Security Checks are implemented.
Can't I do all this upkeep myself?
Yes, technically you could do all this upkeep and maintenance work yourself, but us being WordPress professionals can save you valuable time and effort by knowing what and how to do things to help keep WordPress running at peak performance.
This lets you put your focus on what you do best, your work, personal life, or whatever you’re using WordPress for in the first place!
Dealing with technical support sucks. We get it.
Being developers, we handle website hosting support issues for you. We become the point of contact when dealing with Hosting Support specialists so our technical knowledge can be used to your advantage.
This means solving website issues faster and you worrying less why your site isn’t magically working after that new thing you did.
Do I open support requests with my hosting company?
With this service, all you need to do is send us the support ticket of what your issue is.
We use this and info about your website to start a support request with your hosting company keeping you updated in plain English along the way.
If you are hosted with GoDaddy, you can approve access safely to allow Virtually(Creative) to manage your GoDaddy products for you without providing your account details.
We also can open support requests with Media Temple, Digital Ocean, and Rackspace if you provide your hosting account details to us.