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Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

On 21st April 2015 Google introduced a new search algorithm which includes mobile friendliness as a ranking signal for search results. You can find more information on their blog here.

Basically, Google now gives priority to mobile friendly websites in searches. If your website is not mobile friendly it will now more than likely slip down the Google rankings.

What does this mean for your business? Well, potentially you may be losing new business simply because mobile friendly sites will be appearing in search results before your companies website.

One way to check you website for is to use Google’s Mobile Friendly Test. This will give you an instant answer, with a few tips on what you can do to improve things.

How can you make your website more mobile friendly? All of our websites are developed using something called responsive design, this approach to website development ensures your site not only looks great, but is easy to use on any device, whether it’s a desktop, tablet or mobile.

More and more people are now using tablet and mobile devices to view websites, which is why this responsive design approach is so important.

If you would like to discuss your website further or make it more mobile friendly, we are happy to help, simply drop us a line or use the contact form at the bottom of our home page.

SEO Explained

SEO Explained

SEO, or Search Engine Optimisation is a very important part of the jigsaw when developing your website. Your beautiful site is ready to go live, but you need people to find it, this is where SEO comes in.

Most websites are found by people using search engines like Google, Yahoo or Bing, the ideal outcome would be for your website to appear on the first page of the search. The keywords that a searcher types into Google play a very important part in SEO and this is where we can help to get your site further up the search engine listings.

All of our websites are SEO optimised with keywords that will help potential customers find you. As your business grows we can change these keywords to cover new services, locations, really anything that is relevant to your business, the more specific the better.