Google says 85% of sites are optimised for smartphones as it drops ‘mobile friendly’ label
Posted on 31 Aug 2016 | Filed under
Google has confirmed that more than 8 out of 10 websites are now 'mobile friendly' after it dropped the label from its search results.
The search engine engine insists its decision to no longer show the 'mobile friendly' tag does not mean the mobile ranking signal, which was introduced last year, is not being used anymore.
On the contrary, it says it has removed the label to 'declutter' the search results and that '85 per cent' of sites are optimised for mobile in any case.
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