WordPress is a web software that allows you to easily update and maintain your website. As software it has to be kept up to date to keep your site safe and secure. CedarWaters can keep your site up to date. We have a monthly retainer package that includes the following:
- Hosting of your website and website content on a network of servers so there is no single point of failure.
- Automatic Speed Optimization on a CDN (Content Delivery Network) that keeps your site running fast all over the world.
- Unlimited Data Transfer
- Daily Full Site Backups & Free Restoration from Backups if anything goes wrong with site.
- Regular updates to WordPress to keep it safe and secure.
- Server level malware & spam protection. Free cleanup if the site is ever compromised from attacks.
- Integrated “Sandbox” environment where you can duplicate your site to play around and test plugins and changes without breaking the main site.
- FTP Accounts (If Requested) so you can log in and manage your website.
- Free Site Migration to our Hosting
- SSL Certificate is included for free on all hosting accounts to keep it safe and secure. This is also an important indicator for SEO rankings.
Q: How often are your sites updated?
A: If there is a critical security vulnerability that is discovered in the WordPress community we update immediately. Otherwise we update about once a week on Friday’s
Q: Do you provide email hosting?
A: We do not provide email hosting, but we will set up and maintain a Google Apps account for you for $10/month.
Q: How much space and bandwidth do you get
A: We do not track space on the site for any of our clients. That being said if you have a social site that we host that takes off we will discuss hosting fees with you as they become needed. Out of the hundreds of websites we maintain for our clients not one of them is anywhere near needing to have that discussion.
Q: Can you host ______ type of site?
A: We only host WordPress sites as a rule, but you can add php and html file folders to your sites.
Q: How do I get my site if I want to leave?
A: Submit a help request and we will make a current backup and send you a link where you can download all your content and your database.