There are now more mobile devices in the world than humans. 80% of people have their smartphones within arm’s reach 22 hours every day and global mobile data traffic is expected to increase 10x between 2014 and 2019.
So it should come as no suprise that last month, Google rolled out their latest “Mobilegeddon” algorithm update. Simply put, this update boosted rankings for mobile-friendly websites on mobile search results. This will have a huge impact on search rankings and will affect even the largest businesses.
Strangely enough, considering the importance of this update, almost half of Fortune 500 companies do not have mobile-friendly websites yet. Before reading on, see if your website is mobile friendly below.