Google Now Highlights Mobile-Friendly Websites in Search Results

Friday, November 28, 2014 | By atomix
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We’ve all experienced searching for a topic on Google and find some promising links, only to click on it and find that the website is virtually unusable, on a smartphone.

Google is starting to roll out a badge on its search pages for sites that are designed for iPhones and Android devices. Results from pages that will work well on your phone now have the words “Mobile-friendly” in front of the summary.

Google also casually mentions towards the end of its announcement post that mobile-friendly design is being tested as a ranking signal, striking fear into the hearts of webmasters not fluent in responsive design.

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