You are about to launch your new Ziber website. Are there any other things to consider before putting the new site online?
The findability of your website (maintain)
Your old (not Ziber) website has probably built up some value with Google. Google knows your site and has indexed the URLs of the different pages within your website. When your site is refreshed, your website will have a new structure and URL structure. We recommend that you set at least the following 2 things:
- Create '301 redirects' from the old to the new URLs
Check out our tutorial on creating URL links
- Submit the new site to Google Search console and upload your (new) sitemap.xml
Check out our tutorial on how to sign in to Google Search console
Statistics history (Google Analytics)
Then it is important to also convert the Google Analytics and all the history you have built up in it to your new website. If you don't use Google Analytics yet, now is a good time to start using it!
You can take your current Google Analytics account with you to your new Ziber website. You can do this by using the UA code as you already had it in our environment.
Learn how to set up Google Analytics here .
Set up Google custom search
It is also advisable to activate the handy search function within your website. To do this, you need to register your website with Google Custom Search once.
See here how to activate the search function within your website .
In addition to the above matters, there are of course more things that you can pay attention to, such as;