Responsive design is the ability for your website to adapt, automatically, to different sized device screens like mobile and tablet. The content and navigation on your website should be clear and accessible regardless of how your visitor is interacting with your site.
Google now factors in the mobile friendliness when it indexes your website. There’s a quick and easy way for you to check this yourself, and here’s how you do it.
- Visit the Google mobile checker page (hint: this will open a new window so you can refer back here
- Enter your website address into the address bar and click on the analyze button
- Wait a moment and you should see something like this:
If you get the green Awesome! message then you’re good. This means your website can adapt to mobile devices and it will enhance your ranking in Google.
If your website doesn’t adapt to mobile sized screens you’ll see a red message. If this is the case, contact us today about how we can help you fix this.