What is website maintenance?

Website maintenance is the act of regularly checking your website for irregularities and mistakes and keeping it relevant and updated. There are tasks that should be done on a weekly, monthly and yearly  basis in order to keep your website safe and growing, and to improve your SEO and Google rankings.


  • Check your website for errors and broken links (404 and 301)  
  • Check for updates for plugins and website software. 
  • Add content and/or blog posts to update your customers and improve your SEO traffic. 
  • Remove any spam comments from pages and posts


  • Analyze website statistics and security scans, resolve issues. 
  • Review your website and check if there’s room for improvement. 
  • Check your site’s content and remove outdated info. 
  • Make sure that the website is mobile-friendly and it displays nicely on all browsers. 
  • Test and update popups, forms, and calls to action. 
  • Check to see if anything needs to be changed or updated with your advertising and marketing campaigns. 
  • Check your backups

Annual tasks

  • Renew your website domain name. 
  • Consider updating your website design. 
  • Update your meta descriptions and meta titles. 

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