Google Update – Mobile Friendly Sites
Its the afterward of the year when Google is launching an additional sturdy update for mobile friendly internet sites on the 21th of April.
In 2013 2014, has actually been the break point of mobile net individuals as revealed on the graph below. It generally shows that we came into the stage when the cellphones are dominating the marketplace on the web, implying that if your site is not mobile friendly you are loosing over the half of the possible market.
And not only that. Considering that the Google decided to present the update for mobile ready sites, you will certainly be penalized as well as out-ranked if your website is not receptive.
There’s been a bunch of talk in the last number of years concerning mobile friendly sites, yet at the time it really did not seem to be any type of large worry of the site proprietors as well as internet developers. Perhaps, since nothing much was occurring until now (discussing the Google and also its updates).
Interesting User Experience Statistics
We understand that its essential to have a responsive web site which is flawlessly readable and showed on both, the desktop and mobile phone such as iPhone, Smartphone and so on. Simply the innovation is going forward, so should we.
According to the current research study, the 80 % of the internet individuals have a Smartphone. Which is a huge number.
Mainly 3 reserched areas of mobile phone users are vehicle, apparel & beauty, finance and surprisingly residence and garden.
Among the very ineteresting points is that the add-to-cart conversions made through smartphones are much lower than desktop computer conversions, meanings that that people are more probable to do the online purchase using desktop as opposed to smartphone.
How to Prevent Your Websites Against Google Mobile Update
Now, the largest concern and concern is, the best ways to prevent your websites from being penalized and also de-indexed by Google.
First of all, go on and check if your site is mobile ready or not. You can do so on the Google developers site by adhering to the web link listed below.
If your website test returns negative and is develop on WordPress, here is what needs to be done. Check if your theme has responsive design. Make sure that its up to date. One of the most of the time only what you have to do is to install the responsive theme on your WordPress site and also check once again.
If the problem continues, find another theme and try again.
If your website is built on Drupal, then follow these steps:
Go to https://www.drupal.org/project/creative_responsive_theme and download your desired responsive theme
After you downloaded the theme, log in to your Drupal dashboard ==> Go to appearence ==> Click install new theme.
Then you have to upload it ==> Enable and set as a default
Just go and re-check your website responsivness again.
If you use B2Evolution platform on your site do this:
Log in to your dashboard ==> On top click on Structure as well as after that right under Blog ==> Go to Skins and where it states default mobile phone skin (skin name: Touch), click install.
If your website is built on HTML 5 and you are very little into coding after that you will certainly have to contact your web developer.
Hope that the details was helpful which you handled to fix all your sites and also blogs before the update appears on 21.4. 2015.