Great article by Mike O’Brien and reminder for the Google’s “mobile-friendly” algorithm update.
Big pain points are associated with slow loading mobile pages and it has been an industry-wide problems for years.
Just think: three-quarters of people will abandon a page after five seconds, and 46 percent won’t return.
“This is a pretty big change,” Ohye said. “For us to detect if a page is mobile-friendly, we need to be able to crawl it – and not just crawl the page, but all the resources used for rendering the page and seeing all the page content.”
“In everything you do – your social channels, your mobile site – you’ve got eight seconds to entertain [consumers], to inform them, to somehow reach and touch them,” Ohye said.
More details on Mike O’Brien’s article see “Google’s Mobile Algorithm Puts Customers First“[#SESMiami]