Is Your Website Optimized for Mobile?
Smartphones, and rapidly advancing technology, are changing the way we access information on the web. If your website isn't optimized for mobile, then read on to figure out how to optimize your website for mobile viewing.
Over half of the nearly 80 million smartphone users in the world access websites through their phones, and 57% of them wouldn't recommend a website they had trouble accessing on it. With so many people accessing information through their phone, if they stumble across your site on a mobile platform — and don't like it — then you may have lost your only chance with that customer, or even worse, they won't recommend your site to anyone.
There are a few things to put on your checklist when going over your website. From a design standpoint, you want to make absolutely sure that the site loads fast, is easy to navigate, and allows users to locate information quickly and effortlessly. It's a great idea to test your website and how it reacts on every different mobile device, operating system, and browser. Also, be sure to test on a range of tablets as well, since 2013 is shaping up to be the year of the tablet.Intuit.com