Before Apple landed its big hit in 2007 with its iPhone, and the way the use of mobile phones has lastingly changed, the subject of mobile internet was actually none.
Because neither the data transfer rates, nor the form of presentation was sufficient to prepare website operators headaches.
At the time of this article, that’s just ten years ago, and manufacturers are breaking new ground at the annual trade show appearances to promote mobile Internet use. And even data rates that are in no way inferior to the domestic connection have become affordable
Just as Nokia overslept the change at that time, and responded too late (as a former leader), so it can happen to web site operators to be hung.
How do I optimize my page for mobile devices?
The magic formula is called Responsive Design
The opposite of Responsive Design is Adaptive Design..
In contrast to the old standard, this design is designed to recognize the device via which the website is called and flexible so responsive adapt.
The advantage of this contemporary design is obvious.
Because of the increasing number of users with mobile devices (including tablets), it has become a serious issue for website operators to take this development into account and to act!
How can I find out if my site has Responsive Webdesign?
Of course, if you have more than one device, you can easily try out your page and all subpages.
Alternatively, this test can also be done on the following page comfortably on the desktop PC: CLICK HERE
Do I need Responsive Design for my site?
Here we come already on the topic of the context of the Google ranking and the technical backround in terms of optimization for mobile devices.
Of course, if you’ve been running your site for a long time, your regular visitors will not run away right away, and even Google will not let you down immediately. However, you should be aware that early action here is always better than later trying to pull the child out of the well. It is always worthwhile to catch up on non-binding offers, and to take the necessary steps to ensure the future!
If you rebuild your page then it is the same here as with the SSL certificate. It is obligatory and not free to take this development into account. Of course, Google also checks whether your site is optimized for mobile use, and clearly shows this to you in the Google Search Console, which of course you use as an accomplished website operator.