Google’s Algorithm changes without notice, we are top of the latest changes. 85% of searches are done on a smart phone. You need to make sure your website ranks on Google Maps.
One of Google’s latest algorithm are based on speed, if your website is too slow to load on a smart phone. Google will not rank you. Also make sure you have back links on your website. Adding video will also help. Since Google is values websites with video compared to those who don’t. Make sure your website is curated with valuable content in form of text, pictures and video.
Having a website isn’t enough. Implementation and execution matter as well. Your customers’ experiences with your website matter and you should certainly have a mobile-friendly site as well. However, what are the things that make for a positive user experience? Here are just some things to keep in mind as you create, manage, and maintain your digital presence:
In 2017, a website should, ideally, load in 500 milliseconds, but your page load time should not exceed two seconds.
Every second matters; if your site doesn’t load in four seconds or less, 25% of those who navigated to your site will have left.
A person’s first impression is formed primarily based on the design-related elements of your site, which is also what underlies a person’s judgment on how credible you are as a business
88% of online consumers are less likely to return to a site after a bad experience
85% of people think that a company’s mobile website should be as good or better than their desktop website.
57% of users say they won’t recommend a business with a poorly designed mobile site
Read more: https://digital.com/blog/small-business-statistics/#ixzz5TK8zP9ID