Mobile First—Google Prioritize “Mobile-Friendliness” In Search Results

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as more and more people use mobile devices to get online, Google has continued to adapt its algorithms for search results ranking. Most recently, the Mountain View company announced two notable changes that will optimize the search results for mobile users.

First, it will now take into consideration websites’ mobile-friendliness as one of its ranking criteria, putting mobile-friendly sites first for mobile users. Moreover, information from indexed mobile applications will also begin to influence ranking for signed-in users if they have the apps installed on their smartphone.