Is Your Site Mobile-Friendly?
Google has been mentioning that webmasters should prepare for mobile users for a couple of years. The number of mobile Internet users has boomed, today, up to 70% of all searches on Google are now done on mobile devices, and Google wants the Google Search users to have the best experience possible. This is why mobile usability is and important ranking factor now, and it will be in the future as well.
What is Mobilegeddon?
Mobilegeddon is the name given to one of the many Google algorithm updates. Here is what Google recently said about the update: “Starting April, Google will be expanding to have mobile-friendliness count as an important ranking signal. This change will definitely affect mobile searches in all countries around the world and this will have a major impact in the search results.”
This is big news, right? As mentioned before…70% of all visits to sites are from mobile devices, and this is only increasing!
Here are some of the main benefits of having a website that is mobile-friendly:
- Your site will NOT be affected by any Google ranking loss when Mobilegeddon investigates your website
- Your website is likely to get better Google rankings (as mentioned by Google)
- Your website will appear with a ‘Mobile-friendly’ tag on Google Search and this will clearly improve your click-through-rate (CTR)
- Mobile users, who visit your website will have the best user experience of allThis is precisely what Google is looking for to be able to please the mobile users.
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