In the SEO world, mobile-first indexing has been the talk of 2018. With this shift in how Google search works, it has left many SEOs with questions about what will happen now. There are a number of posts about mobile-first and predictions about how it’ll alter how sites appear in the search results.
However, it’s important that, when discussing any type of Google update, we must remember the basics of search indexing and ranking. This knowledge is especially applicable to mobile-first indexing.
There are certainly some conflicting information about if mobile-first will change your rankings. Brush up on the different processes behind search results with the following post, written by Janet Driscoll Miller.