The Proper Care & Feeding of Your

WooCommerce Store

 

 

Thank you to iThemes Training

& the whole iThemes crew!

Gordon Seirup

@coppergordon

gordon@woobetter.com

What is our responsibility to our clients?

BACKUPS

Every site needs PROACTIVE maintenance,

WooCommerce especially.

 

"Reactive Maintenance" isn't maintenance

it's repair

What does PROACTIVE need to include?

  • Backups
  • Communication
  • Updates
  • Testing
  • Monitoring
  • Peace of Mind
  • Risk Mitigation

WordPress Core, 'Regular' Plugins, Themes,

and WooCommerce Updates

  • Security Patches ASAP
    • Subscribe to Developers' updates
    • Automatic Updates? 
    • Managed WordPress Hosting
  • Feature Releases - stay off the "bleeding edge"
  • STAGING environment
  • Order/data continuity

Post-Updates Testing

Post-Updates Testing - CHECKLISTS

  • Checklists
  • Checklists
  • LIVING Checklists
  • The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

Monitoring

  • Uptime
  • Page Speed
  • Active Security Scans

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

  • One point of contact
  • Support

YOUR Peace of Mind - Risk Mitigation

That was Proper Care, for "Feeding"

Thank you again to iThemes Training

& the whole iThemes crew!

Gordon Seirup

@coppergordon

gordon@woobetter.com

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