With the advancement of phones and tablets, more and more websites are being accessed through mobile devices. So, what does this mean for your business?

If your business has a website, it is a must that it has a responsive design. To be responsive means that your website is mobile-friendly and all the elements on your website are sized down correctly to fit your screen. Users today expect your website to work properly on their device; most will leave the site if not.

Another important reason to ensure your website is responsive is because one of the world’s most popular search engine, Google. In the last few years Google has been pushing for mobile-friendly websites. The algorithms they have created favor more mobile-friendly websites and Google will penalize sites with a poor display. The website will struggle with low search rankings and negative Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

To help increase more traffic to your business and keep consumers coming back to your site make your web designer is using a responsive web design.