Mobile-indexing is almost here, and the need to optimize for mobile has never been more important or pressing.
Mobile search, even in its current form, is very important for advertisers and businesses of all sizes. Let’s think about these statistics:
- A majority of Google searches occur on a smartphone or tablet.
- 50 percent of local mobile searches are for local business contact information, says Hubspot:
- According to BrightEdge, 69 percent of mobile searchers stated they were more likely to buy from a brand with a mobile site that addressed their concerns.
When it comes to mobile web design, speed takes precedence over nearly any other ranking factor. But it makes you wonder – how much of the web is truly optimized for mobile search?