Google has been sending A LOT of notifications to webmasters with sites that apparently are not mobile friendly. Have you or your web developer received an email like this? If you are not sure, you better check. The subject line says, “Fix mobile usability issues found on” and then the domain name. The notification goes […]Read More
If you don’t know how your website looks on an iPhone or any other smart phone, you REALLY need to find out. Research shows that there are now 1 billion smart phones. Imagine the number of potential mobile searches. Well, you don’t have to imagine. Approximately 4 million web searches are performed every day, and […]Read More
Over the last few months, Google has been making it easier for users to find local businesses on their mobile devices. Last month it released the Google Places iPhone App. This month, it has launched an “open now” search filter –available on Droid and iPhone in the US – so your results only show currently […]Read More
Why do I need a mobile website? One important reason (among others) is because in the last year Google has seen a 400% increase in the number of mobile searches.
Last week Google held its ThinkMobile event. The statistical insights it provided highlighted how big and powerful mobile search is and how much bigger it will become. As mentioned above, Google reported a 400% increase in the number of mobile searches in the last year. In fact, they say currently about 20% of its searches […]Read More