Mobile Page Speed Now Affects Search Results
June 30, 2018 By Practice Growth Pras
If you take a look around your waiting room, you’ll probably see that most people are on their mobile devices. So it probably doesn’t surprise you that mobile internet searches are more significant to businesses than ever. And with Google’s recent announcement that slow loading mobile websites will be penalized in the search results, it’s imperative that you make sure your mobile website is up to par.
Many medical health professionals are so busy that they might not know if they have a slow loading mobile website, some don’t even know if they have a mobile website. Unfortunately, many of these doctors will see a decrease in their search rankings, which could lead to a decrease in business.
Don’t let that happen to you! The first step is assessing your mobile website’s load speed. There are a variety of tools like this one that can run a speed test for you. It will give you a simple score that acts as a metric of how fast your pages load.
If you see a negative score, the next step is to give us a call! Not only do we design beautiful, responsive themed mobile websites, but we also equip them with the tools to score highly on google’s page speed test.
We have to reiterate that if your mobile website is slow, you could be losing business in the future because of it. Google is forcing business owners to take notice of page speed, so it is imperative that you stay ahead of this development in the industry.
Do you have any questions about your mobile website, or would you like to learn more? Contact us today at 800-679-3309 and we would be happy to speak with you during a FREE consultation.