Website hosting is real estate on the internet. All websites must have a hosting package of some sort to be available online. Many web hosts use a volume based business model which is both good and bad for website owners. The good thing is that it keeps cost relatively low for web hosting. The bad thing is that some companies cram so many websites on the same server that you can experience load time issues on your site. We know how frustrating websites that load slow can be!
Don’t be that website!
We host all of our websites on servers that are not crammed!
True Managed WordPress Website Hosting
Most other companies claiming to have managed WordPress programs simply auto update your website. Since most WordPress websites are made with third party themes and plugins these auto updates will eventually break your website. This is why it is important to have a web design company like ours truly manage your updates and website in general to ensure peak performance so your business does not suffer.
Here are some of the things we do when we host your website under our pro active maintenance plan:
Maintenance & Security Tasks:
- WordPress Updates
- Plugin Updates
- Check Links
- Virus Scans
- Check for Malware
- Check Contact Forms
- Website Backups Tested
- Scan and Check All Pages For Errors/Issues
Performance & Optimization Task List
- Load Times Check
- Browser Checks
- Check images links
- Mobile Compatibility Checks
- Recommendations for Improvement
- Website Stats Report and Summary
- Google Analytics Analysis
- One Hour of General Updating
Pricing for WordPress Hosting (With Ongoing Scheduled Maintenance)
- Monthly management: $150 per month
- Quarterly management: $225 per quarter
- Biannual management: $300 per maintenance run
- Once per year: $400
These prices apply to most WordPress sites we manage but they could fluctuate depending on what kind of features your website has. For example, e-commerce websites require a bit more time on each run because the plugins that run them have a lot of moving parts and elements. That being said, it is still very affordable and you get a true partner to work with on your web presence on a scheduled bases. Please call us at 617-539-6528 or email [email protected] to learn more and get on our schedule!
*Note: The prices above include the costs of basic web hosting.