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Check to see if you're losing business from phone and tablet users

Check to see if you're losing business from phone and tablet users
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Have you ever thought about starting your own business? It's a great way to bring in extra money as a part-time job.

Who knows? If it's successful enough, it could become your sole source of income. Being your own boss would be a dream come true.

In today's world, having a great website is key to a business' success. Since most everyone has smartphones these days, your site also needs to be mobile friendly. That's where this cool site comes in handy.

Google's Mobile-Friendly Test site allows you to check if your webpage is up to today's standards.

Why is this important? Because more and more people are now accessing the internet on mobile devices. Having a mobile-friendly site will ensure that its pages perform well on all gadgets.

The site is very easy to use. Simply go to the home page, enter your site's URL into the search box and click Run Test. After analyzing your site's URL, you will see results on how your page scores.

According to Google, these are the three most important things to know when building a mobile-friendly site:

  1. Make it easy for customers - Design your site to help make it easier for your customer to complete their most common tasks: from task conception to visiting your site, to task completion.
  2. Measure the effectiveness of your website by how easily mobile customers can complete common tasks.
  3. Select a mobile template, theme, or design that's consistent for all devices.

The Mobile-Friendly Test site also has resources on setting up your site. It gives you step-by-step instructions on where to begin, how to customize your website's software for mobile users, where to hire a web developer and more.

Once your site is ready, you can take advantage of the Google Search Console. It gives you the data, tools, and diagnostics needed to create and maintain Google-friendly websites and mobile apps.

To use Google's Mobile-Friendly Test site, click on the link we provide in the blue box below. Or simply click here to get started today.

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