27 Feb '15, 4pm

Google Adds Mobile-Friendliness and Indexed Apps as Ranking Factors

After a long testing period , Google has officially decided to consider mobile-friendliness and indexed apps as ranking factors in its search results. There’s no denying that more and more users are shifting their search habits from desktop to mobile devices, and so in order to help them discover the most relevant, quality results, Google will soon surface more content that is optimized for mobile. This algorithm update will take effect on April 21 of this year, and it will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide, says Google. To prepare for the change, Google suggests webmasters should either conduct a mobile-friendly test or examine mobile usability issues by using the Mobile Usability Report" in Google's Webmaster Tools. Related articles 5 Techniques That May Be Killing Your Website (and SEO) The Rise of the User Experience Marketer More Panda 4.0 Findings: Sy...

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