Do you need a Mobile Website?
A Mobile website means that your website looks good on all mobile devices; including iPad, iPhone, Samsung etc..
Google is now penalising ALL websites for NOT having a mobile website that is responsive on all mobile devices Google cares about the user and what type of experience they have when looking for something online especially NOW on mobile devices.
We have a few options to help you get a Mobile Website
WordPress Training with Theme Setup
No time? No technical skills? We basically Set up your Website for you! We research the Design, install WordPress and Set it all up. You attend our 1 Day WP Training to learn how to use it! We can help you get your website up and running!
We can build a Mobile Website for you
If a course is not for you then; We can set up a Mobile Website for you! You choose a professional Design of you choice And do the rest of the hard work We use WordPress for all our websites!
A Mobile Website should include;
A user friendly mobile menu All images should scale relative to each mobile device A mobile website should have scalable text-size DO NOT include a link to the desktop view (why confuse the user) ALWAYS make the most important content viewable to the user Have all the most important pages in the main navigation Have a call now option if appropriate Have a Google map if appropriate Make sure all YouTube videos are responsive They ARE NOT by default (naughty YouTube) Test your website thoroughly on all devices Check out this cool website to test – quirktools.com/screenfly/
Image Guide for Pixel size and quality (resolution)
Images should be SMALL in file size Image file size has a lot of impact on the speed of your website If images are too big it will slow down your website making is useless to the user Google also penalises for IMAGES being too big (see our guide below) I see this mistake time and time again with my students and clients Page images Quality – 20-30kb Dimensions – Approximately 600-900 pixels Logo – 10kb Quality – 20-30kb Dimensions – 150 x 90 pixels Banner Quality – 20-30kb Dimensions – 1900 pixels wide Check out our video on how to make your image file size smaller
Here are some interesting stats about Google & mobile websites
- Google has 4 million searches per minute
- Time spent online has increased by 100% because of smart phones and tablets (in 2014)
- 64% of Local searchers take action
- 94% of Australians use Google
- 93% never go past page 1
- 85% never scroll
- 50% do NOT know the top three results are ads
- 72% search in the toilet
(stats from aussieweb.com.au) You can see by these stats, that having a Google friendly website is crucial for your online business to BE and STAY successful. If you don’t know anything about making a website Google friendly, then check out our 1 day Google Course to help you.