My future is bright, but my present is dreadful. Aside from usual life problems, which I can’t do anything about, I’ve got a bunch I’m capable of resolving, and that turned out to be a challenge I could not cast away.
A bit of background
I’ve started helping my father’s small company of 13 people plus three contractors working on the site and its content when I’ve heard enough silly stories about problems with the company site. Three particular which enraged me the most were:
sitemap.xmlnot renewed for two months after migration to the new platform causing massive search engines traffic decrease
robots.txtfor regional subdomains having
Hostnamedirective pointing to the main site, effectively causing three sites to merge into a single one in the eyes of the search engines
- the cherry on the cake, the Google Lighthouse website performance benchmark reliably shows 25-30 points out of 100