The 5 things your website must be this year:
How well does your website work on mobile phones?
In January this year mobile and tablet devices made up over 50% of all website hits and Google searches. Because of this, Google, Browsers and customers expect websites to be built for mobile phones as the priority.
Google want to offer the best possible experience and the most suitable websites for their customers based on the device they are using. As such, understandably Google are now:
- Warning users against visiting non mobile friendly websites
- Ranking websites lower on mobile Google searches if not Mobile Friendly
Find out more information on
what Mobile Responsive is right here
If your website is over 2 years old we recommended you compare your website against your competitors sites
and our latest designs
. If your website needs modernising, our
gives you the ability to completely revamp your design, font, style, imagery, colours etc. whilst having it rebuilt to be
fully Mobile Responsive
and on our
latest Webkit 5 platform
Redesigns are perfect if you're looking to:
Modernise your websites design and style
Upgrade to Mobile Responsive
Change or add to your products & services
Re-write your sites content
Enhance the sites speed and performance (Webkit 5)
We offer you unlimited design changes as standard as it guarantees we can get the imagery, colours, navigation and general feel perfect for you.
If your website is in need of a revamp or you'd like to go 'Mobile Friendly' please do
get in touch.
Webkit 5 is our brilliant new platform that provides our customers with a host of fantastic new feature improvements and unlocks new functionality that can be added to sites with ease. Webkit 5 benefits:
Faster Loading pages
Google Compatible & SEO Friendly
Embedded Audio & Video Files
Improved Gallery Images
Lazy Load Page feature
Brand New FancyBox
Mobile Menu Enchancements
4. HTTPS (SSL)
Google and Browsers now reward encrypted websites. To encrypt your website (make your site HTTPS) you need to have an active SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Certificate.
This is more important than ever because in July 2018, Google released a version of their Chrome browser that labels any sites without an
to its customers.
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
service to your website will ensure that the green padlock & secure message always shows.
Not only does it enforce a user's confidence in your security, SSL also helps boost your Google Rankings and goes towards making your website GDPR Compliant.
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today to find out more.
GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
is a regulation from the European Union which came in to place in May 2018 and affects all UK businesses. It's designed to ensure businesses are protecting their customers information and held accountable if not.
For your website to comply with GDPR rules as of May 2018, we believe at the very least you need to:
All of our advice on GDPR legislation is not legal advice. This information is based on our interpretation of the GDPR ruling. For concrete legal advice, you may wish to talk to a solicitor.
Read more about the GDPR specifics here