3 ways to ensure your website fits into Google's new mobility rules.
Mobile friendly sites get top spots in Google Search Rankings.
Now Google includes more mobile friendly sites in the organic search results. Google is making these changes in order for users to find it easier to get relevant, high-quality search results that are optimized for their devices.”
These changes are for all Google results no matter where in the world and in what language.
The announcement doesn’t come as a surprise. Google is making an effort to return results that give a better experience to the searcher.
Your website needs to be mobile friendly. Is it?
Here are three steps that Google recommends you take to prepare yourself for the changes that are coming.
Start with Google’s guide to mobile friendly websites to help customize your content management software like Wordpress or Joomla with updates. You will also find information on SEO best practices in the guide.
This mobile friendly developer test is included in the guide. At the very minimum you want to run your website address through this test. Just so you know.
Then usability errors can be quickly checked with this mobile usability report in the Webmaster’s section.
With the incredible increase in the use of smart phones and tablets in the last couple years, it won’t be long until more users are accessing the internet through these devices than traditional desktops and laptops.
Publicita has been watching these developments carefully. That’s why all our websites are mobile friendly and adhere to SEO best practices. Always have been, always will.
For more information about your online marketing ideas, strategies and results, contact:
Dan Willis, Director Sales and Media PUBLICITA Online Marketing Avenue House, St. Catharines, ON L2R 2N2