Here are important SEO tips for every webmaster who wish to rank high on Google mobile search result. The 21st century internet surfing is fasting shifting to mobile. Google had made two important changes to its mobile search algorithms to enable web users and net surfers discover more mobile-friendly content. Mobile search algorithms updates are based on the use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal.
“When it comes to search on mobile devices, users should get the most relevant and timely results, no matter if the information lives on mobile-friendly web pages or apps. As more people use mobile devices to access the internet, our algorithms have to adapt to these usage patterns,” Google webmaster central blog reports.
First update: Google mobile search ranking
Mobile-friendly websites and blog with quality content will receive a higher ranking on Google mobile search results. The stipulated Google kick off dated for this will be April 21.
To configure your site to become mobile-friendly, here is the Google’s guide to mobile-friendly sites. This search engine’s mobile friendly guide will help in putting you through towards getting your site mobile friendly. To test the mobile friendliness of few page of your site; you can use the Mobile-Friendly Test app.
Second update: Google Index apps ranking signal
Information from indexed apps is now used as a factor in ranking for signed-in users who have the app installed. Hence, content from indexed apps appear more prominently in search. Mobile searches now display more information from apps that have been indexed by Google to users who have the app installed, and are currently signed-in to Google.
Remember, the company had added a new ‘carousel’ feature to Google Search on mobile, presenting recent articles, videos and many more when searching for topics or websites. The feature is not yet available for all major topics or websiGoogle+