Mobile Friendly websites and Google SEO

You may or may not have noticed that Google listings have changed…

Do you have a Mobile Friendly website?

If you search from a mobile device, Google now informs you which sites are optimised for mobile browsing. On the left hand side, just under the title of the website being listed, you will see ‘Mobile Friendly’. Those sites that are not optimised will be easier to avoid!

Here’s how it looks when viewed from a mobile device (in this case an iPhone 6+):

Mobile Friendly website and Google SEO

Mobile Friendly Website’s are given new priority in Google’s page listings.

50% of Google searches are now made using mobile devices. This is why they are updating their system to reduce the value of sites that don’t display well on mobiles.

Many consider Yoast to be the authority on all things SEO and Google and I would highly recommend reading his article here: https://yoast.com/mobile-friendly-sites-seo/

Here’s Yoast’s tweet about Google’s latest update:

How do I make my site a Mobile Friendly Website?

You talk to us. We’ll advise the best way forward for your site. If it’s wordPress, we can simply choose a ‘Responsive’ theme or install an app that makes your site show correctly when viewed on a mobile device.

There are other ways to achieve this and we’re aware of all the options. We’ll advise you the best solution for your site and your business. Of course, we can get you listed on Google Page 1 – guaranteed. Yes, I did say GUARANTEED GOOGLE PAGE 1.

All Medway SEO sites can be made into mobile friendly websites. AT NO EXTRA CHARGE.

If you’re serious about your SEO, you’ll be wanting to make sure your site is mobile friendly pretty soon. Google is changing. The way we browse is changing. Don’t get left behind!

Make your site a Mobile Friendly Website. Contact us today.