Responsive Design & Mobile Websites
46% of searchers now use Mobile as their primary research tool. 60% of users CALL a business or VISIT that location after searching.
According to findings in the 2013 Mobile Path-to-Purchase Study, mobile search is becoming the preferred method for consumers to perform research online and purchase products and services in the United States.
With tablets and smartphones on the rise, nearly half of all Internet users access online content from their mobile devices. If your website is not optimized to be viewed on mobile devices, then your probably losing customers.
At Tiller, we create Mobile Responsive Websites that can be viewed on desktops, laptops, smart phones and any mobile device.
Is your site Mobile ready?
When someone visits your site on a mobile phone the content will be optimized for the smaller screen size. Our sites automatically detect if the visitor is on a mobile phone or a tablet and then displays the content optimized for that device. This is called a responsive site where both the desktop and mobile versions are on the same domain name or URL.
For Local Searches, Mobile is a Really Big Deal
In 2012…there were over 3.45 billion searches conducted from mobile phones. Out of those 3.45 billion searches, over 1 billion of them were for local products and services found right in your community.
From restaurants and hotels, to heating and air conditioning companies, plumbers, salons, dentist, lawyers, or any local business that sells products and services… you MUST have a Mobile Responsive Web Site.
So why is Mobile so important?
- 95% of Smartphone users have searched for information on local businesses.
- One Third of all searches for a local business are now made on a mobile device.
- 60% of users call a business or visit that location after searching.
- 70% of these people Take Action Within ONE Hour of doing their search.
Mobile Searchers Expect Fast Results!
- 75% of Smartphone users will wait only 5 seconds or less for a page to load
- 60% will wait only 3 seconds or less for a page to load
- 77% of top company mobile websites take longer than 5 seconds to load
So why should you care what mobile searchers want? Because 90% of people that search on a mobile device, take action with in 24 hrs.
Google is a Big Fan of Mobile Responsive Websites
Here’s what Google has to say about Mobile Responsive design.
On June 6th 2012, Google published that the #1 format they want to see a mobile website built as is the “mobile responsive” method. Below is what Google said about the importance of having a mobile responsive website:
Click here to read more about Google’s recommendations for Smartphones
We understand the importance of having a Mobile Responsive Website, we have the expertise and the know how to build it right for your business.
To learn more about our Mobile Responsive Websites call us (515) 205-1783
Topic: Responsive Web Design