Description: Change billed as ‘mobile-geddon’ by some search experts, Google has been urging websites to cater to mobile device for years, mainly because that is where people are increasingly searching for information.
Source: CBC News
Date: April 17, 2015
Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones and tablets in a shift that’s expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information. The revised formula, scheduled to be released Tuesday, will favor websites that Google defines as “mobile-friendly.” Websites that don’t fit the description will be demoted in Google’s search results on smartphones and tablets Read More
Questions for discussion:
1. What does this Google shift to mobile mean for websites?
2. Do you believe this shift will switch up Google search results, or do you think websites are ahead of the game with mobile-optimization already in place?