Website Maintenance Costs in Kenya: What to Expect and How to Reduce Expenses
Website maintenance costs In Kenya
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Francis Thige

Kanatech Systems - Website Design & SEO in Nairobi

Welcome to our guide on website maintenance costs in Kenya. In this article, we’ll explore how much you can expect to pay for maintaining your website and strategies to reduce these costs.

What Does Website Maintenance Cost Include?

Website maintenance costs can vary from one company to another, but generally, they include the following key aspects:

  1. Content Updates: Periodically, you may need to make changes or updates to the content on your website. This includes updating information, adding or removing images, or creating new pages.
  2. Security Enhancements: It’s crucial to ensure your website is protected against online threats such as cyberattacks or viruses. These costs may include fees for website security services and regular security testing.
  3. Plugin/module upgrades and system upgrades: Technology evolves rapidly, and it may be necessary to make adjustments or upgrades to your website’s plugins and systems to ensure they keep pace with these changes.

Examples of costs (as of May 2024):

Let’s take a look at some real-world examples of website maintenance costs in Kenya:

Personal Package:

Our personal package is designed for small businesses or individuals that only require one update per month.
  • Best for Beginners
  • 1-10 pages
  • 1 Monthly Updates
  • Content Updates
  • Unlimited online support
  • Half year rate: Kshs. 15,000

Business Package:

Our business package is ideal for small to medium sized businesses (SME’s) that require weekly updates to their website.
  • Starter: 10–20 pages
  • 4 Monthly Updates
  • Content/Pages Updates
  • Structure Updates up to 20%, Plugins and Module Upgrades
  • Unlimited online support
  • Half year rate: Kshs. 30,000

Corporate Package:

Our corporate website maintenance package is perfect for larger organizations where frequent updates are required.
  • Corporate: 20–50 pages
  • 10 Monthly Updates
  • Fresh content, blogs, and menu updates
  • Structure Updates upto 50%, plugin and module upgrades
  • Unlimited online support
  • Half year rate: Kshs. 60,000

Maintaining a website is essential for keeping it relevant and secure. By understanding the components of website maintenance costs and exploring strategies to reduce expenses, you can ensure that your website remains effective without breaking the bank. Thank you for reading, and we wish you success in managing your website!

About the Author

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Francis Thige

Francis Thige is the Managing Director at Kanatech Systems. We improve your business by designing and developing a Website, Logo, Search Engine Optimization, Digital Marketing and Branding Services .

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