Mobile device web browsing has been steadily growing over the years and continues to trend upwards. According to Statista, Q1 in 2021 saw 54.8% of all web traffic coming from mobile devices, with that number even excluding tablets. As mobile use continues to grow, websites have started to adopt a “mobile-first” design approach in order to produce optimal user experiences for those customers using their mobile device.
Did you know that when Google crawls a website for content and to determine where it will fall in its search rankings, it scans the mobile version of the site first now? Google utilizes mobile-first indexing and has stated that all sites moving forward will be indexed this way as of March 2021. So now, more than ever, it’s critical that your sites are optimized for mobile and deliver an enjoyable user experience for your mobile customers.
Here are some tips to optimize your website for mobile:
Mobile responsive web design isn’t going anywhere and mobile use continues to grow as technology continues to advance each year. Keep your company ahead of the game by creating a mobile-first design or utilizing these tips to make your site more mobile-friendly for your customers. Are you not sure if your web design is cutting it? Check out my last post on my tips to assess your web design.