Website hosting might be a necessity for any organisation for the easy reach of their clients or sales leads. A website that is not updated on regular basis cannot lead to conversions with a stale and broken website. It is very important to keep website afresh that will help boost up sales, generate leads and strengthening brand authority.
The activities involved in website maintenance are maintaining updates, full site and database backup, SEO & Keyword Update Reports, SEO maintenance (ID/fix broken links, Internal link analysis and Update sitemap.xml & robots.txt), quarterly tune-ups such as Loading speed optimization, Broken Links, CMS/plug-in updates and Web form testing, Local search setup for Google+ and Bing local business page, setup and design custom headers for social “business” pages on facebook, linkedin, twitter and google+ accompanied with monthly website audits involving content, readability, usability, spelling and grammar (four pages/month) and advanced styling/layout (one page/month).
These support services provide website solutions and also includes maintaining photo galleries, calculators etc.
A Web Content Management System is an effective non-technical website maintenance tool that facilitates timeline management, control, auditing and editing. It helps in automated templates, access control, scalable expansion, easily editable content, scalable feature sets, web standards upgrades, workflow management, collaboration, delegation, document management, content virtualization, content syndication, multilingual and versioning.
There are three kinds of web CMS – offline processing, online processing, and hybrid systems.
Offline processing is termed as static site generators that pre-processes the entire content, generate web pages by application of templates before publication. It does not require a server to apply the templates at requisition time. They are real time design tools.
Online processing involves applying templates on demand. For generating HTML, the users either visit the page or pull it from the cache. Most WCMSs support add-ons providing extended capabilities including forums, blog, wiki, web stores, photo galleries, contact management, etc. This includes modules, nodes, widgets, add-ons, or extensions.