Website Maintenance Archives

How to Maintain a Website

Owning a website or blog has it’s responsibilities. You can’t just upload it and forget it. Regular website maintenance is a must if you want your site to be successful. Why is Website Maintenance Important? With regular website maintenance your site will run smoothly. No disgruntled visitors because something on the site didn’t work or […]

SiteUp Website Monitoring

As part of your website maintenance plan monitoring whether your site is up (working) should be an ongoing task. One way to conduct website monitoring is to use a piece of software on your own computer (opposed to using a service). Website Monitoring with SiteUp SiteUp is a freeware website availability monitoring program. Just install […]

Find Broken Links

How often have you gone to a website, clicked a link and it is broken? There various tools available to find broken links on your own website. Some are free, some are browser plugins and some are part of a paid software package. What are Broken Links? Broken links are hyperlinks in a web page […]

Backing up Your Website

I have noticed that some of you are working "live" all or most of the time when working on your website. This is a dangerous situation. What if the server isn’t backed up properly on the hosting end of things? What if you are working "live" and do something to break your site? Having a […]