The deadline is fast approaching! Yes, Google will be rolling out its ‘Mobile-Friendly’ Algorithm update on April 21st whereby the websites and blogs that are not rendered well on mobile browsers are likely to be impacted big time. In other words, being ‘Mobile-friendly’ is getting significant weightage in the Google search ranking algorithm which is based on several dozens of parameters including this one.
Well, Google had announced the intent long time back and some of you must have even seen an error message in your Webmaster Tools page regarding the same. Of course, many of us already had a Mobile plugin or were using a responsive theme which took care of the mobile-friendly rendering or readability. But, is that enough to guarantee mobile-friendliness in Google’s eyes?
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