Google is implementing three major updates that have been in the works for a while now. These updates will have serious impacts on the ranking of your website. Get prepared NOW … so you won’t fall victim to the impacts from these major changes.
This 3-Part Series will address the major changes coming from Google this summer!
The speed of your website is very important. Since 2010 Google has considered how fast your website loads as a major ranking factor. And, this summer – in July, Google will begin to also consider how fast your mobile website loads as well. In short, the faster you site loads, the higher you site will show in the search engine results pages.
Sites that load slowly on mobile devices may be penalized by ranking lower in the search results. There are many different tools you can use to test the mobile speed of your website. Here are two that we encourage you to check out:
Don’t wait around to see if your website suffers impact from Google’s “Speed Update”. Take the time to work with your website developer now, to ensure your site speed is optimized to its fullest potential.
If you are unsure if your site is prepared for this Google Speed requirement, contact bWyse, we can help you sort out any updates you may need to make.