Website security maintenance is important to keep your website safe from getting hacked. In today’s world more and more Joomla/Wordpress websites are getting hacked. If your website gets hacked, then it may be beyond repair so you would have to pay for a new website to be built. Although, this has nothing to do with web hosting, the hackers target thousands of IP addresses at one time. If you’re on a shared hosting environment, there could be as many as 4000 websites sat on that server, if not more. You must remember the hackers are always one step ahead, so
If you are an author, you may have been specifically told by your publisher that you don’t need a website. Publishers seem to believe that if you have a social media presence, that is enough. It would appear that they would prefer authors to concentrate on writing their next book (which they have been contracted to do) and not spend their time on an inexpertly designed website. Then there is the time factor involved in keeping the site updated, so perhaps from a publisher’s point of view, websites for authors are not a good thing. Website design for Authors needs to