Why Mobile Friendly Design is Important

Is your website mobile friendly? In this article we give you some tips on how to check if you are missing out on potential clients because of how your website looks on mobile and most importantly, how you can fix it. 

Today over 50% of all online browsing is done on mobile devices and this number is only growing. By having a website that is not user friendly on mobile you are hindering your business by putting off potential clients. 

Another reason having a mobile friendly website is important is it effects how your website ranks in Google. When Google crawls your website it checks to see if your website and the content is mobile friendly and if it isn’t it will negatively impact how it performs in the Google Ranks. 

How to test your website to see if it's mobile friendly?

The good news is it’s extremely easy to test and see how your website looks on mobile. 

Using the Google Mobile-Friendly Test Tool it takes less than a minute to check your website and how it appears to Google. 

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What to do if your website isn't mobile friendly?

We suggest updating your website design every few years to keep things fresh and relevant. 

With the increasing tools available to Website Developers re-designing your website to make it more optimised for mobile shouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. 

If you would like to chat about this you can click here or click the “Talk to Us” button at the top right of the screen. We would be more than happy to take you through the process.