5 minutes: (Weekly) Breaking away from work, freeing yourself from other distractions and logging into your website.
5 minutes: (Weekly) Backing up website prior to any changes.
5 minutes: (Weekly) Plug in updates, and testing site to ensure nothing has broken.
5 minutes: (Weekly) Any theme and WordPress framework updates.
20 minutes: Visual inspection of website.
30 minutes: (minimum!) Time you’ll spend addressing issues that you’ve discovered.
Total of 130 minutes=$302.40 of your time, per month! (assuming an hourly rate of $140 /hr.)
$16.00: Hosting (broken down monthly.)
$99.00: Real-time security monitoring.
$10.00: SSL Certificate (broken down monthly.)
$10.00: Website backup storage (broken down monthly.)
$42.00: 30 minutes of HPx included support time.
Total of $177.00 / month.
Don’t forget, not included in all of this, is the one-time website optimization, plus the time it would take you to source your desired backup, uptime monitoring and security plug-ins.
We estimate that is an annual savings of $4312.80!