Mobile-First

  • Google Index set to go ‘mobile-first’ within months

    … As if you haven’t experienced enough turbulence in the last few months, what with the release of Penguin 4.0 and the proliferation of AMP through organic SERPs, Google has announced that it will soon be splitting its index between mobile and desktop. Speaking at Pubcon last week, Google’s Webmaster Trends Analyst Gary Illyes stated that Google…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 39 readers -
  • Yelp, Foursquare, and the Downsides of Mobile-First

    … In an era where the “mobile-first” motto borders on dogma for tech companies, the virtues of the desktop internet often are overlooked. Technology folks wax poetic about the mobile revolution but often ignore the fruits of the previous era. It’s a point Mark Suster made in a post two years ago. The outspoken entrepreneur-turned-venture…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fight- 23 readers -