Starting on April 21, 2015, Google launched their new MOBILE FIRST algorithm – It is being called
Google announced this change back in February, on it’s Webmasters Blog.
“Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results. Consequently, users will find it easier to get relevant, high quality search results that are optimized for their devices.
Is your website Mobile Ready? You can check it here.
If your Website doesn’t pass the Google Mobile Friendly test, help is available!
Choose a Responsive Website Redesign
If any of your content does not pass the ‘Mobile First” test, you should take steps as soon as possible to avoid losing your rank and potential customers.
Please note: You need to test each page!
Responsive Web Design is by far the most favorable solution.
This website was developed using responsive design, and here are some of the advantages:
Website visitors like it.
Whether a visitor is viewing your website on a Laptop or cell phone, when you have used responsive design everything resizes to just the perfect size. You get a consistent experience no matter what technology your website is viewed on.
Google likes it.
When Google crawls a responsive website – it saves resources because it does not have to crawl duplicate pages. It is also faster for Google to assign indexing properties to a piece of content. It’s smooth operations for Google.