Google Will Now Prioritize Page Speed for Mobile Search

A few days ago, Google announced the introduction of an enhanced PageSpeed Insights tool to aid website owners in optimizing the loading speed of their pages. It now turns out that publishers may need to use the enhanced tool a…

Google Completes Rollout Of Mobile-Friendly Search Boost

Google Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller tweeted that the boost it earlier posted about favoring mobile-friendly sites is now live for all search results. If your site is not mobile-friendly you will see your Google search referrals go down and…

Yahoo Updates Mobile Web Search

Yahoo announced some updates to Yahoo Search on the mobile web with new Twitter integration, new image search, a results refresh, and AMP compatibility. “Before 2015 comes to a close, we’d like to share some of the many improvements we’ve…

Google Adds Entertainment Info To Mobile Results

Google announced on Friday that starting today it will now give more details on musicians, actors, TV shows, and movies in search results. Product manager Satyajeet Salgar says, “Wondering if your favorite singer is playing near you? Or looking for…

The Next Big Phase of Google Search Is Coming Early Next Year

Last month, Google announced Accelerated Mobile Pages, a new open source project, which is basically its answer to Facebook’s Instant Articles. Like Instant Articles, the purpose of the project is to enable web pages to load more quickly on mobile…

Check Out Bing’s New iPhone App

Microsoft unveiled a new Bing app for iPhone, which it says will let users find and do things faster. According to the company, it goes so far as to “re-think search”. Take a look: “Mobile search is different from search…

Facebook Lets Google Index Mobile App

Google is now reportedly indexing Facebook’s mobile app as part of its app indexing efforts. Google has been encouraging app developers to utilize its app indexing resources to enable mobile users to get to content within apps from Google search…

This Google Stat Has Major Implications For Your Site

In May, Google casually noted in a blog post that mobile searches have overtaken desktop searches in ten countries including the United States and Japan. It didn’t elaborate on what the other countries were. Do you get more mobile traffic…

Google Names Another Country Where Mobile Searches Have Overtaken Desktop

Last month, Google casually noted in a blog post that mobile searches have overtaken desktop searches in ten countries including the United States and Japan. It didn’t elaborate on what the other countries were. Now, Google has mentioned another country…

Google Starts Indexing iOS App Content

Google just took its App Indexing initiative to the next level with the announcement that it is bringing app indexing to iOS apps. This is huge news considering that many app developers build for iOS before Android if they even…