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Maintaining your web site

Some sites are not intended to be visited frequently, so they can remain unchanged for some time. If yours is one of them, don't put a date on the site, and don't put anything there that can get obviously out of date (like pointers to upcoming events).

Most sites are looking for repeat visitors, or need to include information that does become dated, so they need to be changed more often. To attract repeat visitors, you need to have something new to offer at regular -- and relatively short -- intervals.

Some maintenance ideas: