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  1. Many Web-Only Retailers Fail to Offer Optimized Mobile Experiences [Study]

    The Search Agency today released a new mobile scorecard report, which looked at the Top 100 Web-only retail sites to see how well they fared against key elements in a mobile user's experience. Businesses that rely exclusively on web purchases might...

  2. 30% of Ecommerce Site Traffic Came from Mobile in 2013 [Study]

    As smartphones continue to become more popular, sites must be equipped with a mobile version specifically made for the smaller screen. Although it's been a popular topic in eCommerce (and retail in general) for several years, many retailers have...

  3. Responsive Design vs. Task-Oriented UX Design

    They may also be somewhat mobile, but pause to perform a task, such as taking inventory in a warehouse, reviewing a medical record at the bedside, etc. Oftentimes, designers employ a Mobile-First design approach to design the site so that it looks...

  4. Matt Cutts: EXIF Image Metadata is 'Potentially' a Google Search Ranking Factor

    The obvious would be the geotagging data that is included with the built-in GPS, such as when the photo was taken with a mobile phone. There are many other sites that will show EXIF data, the most common being Flickr, which has the option available...

  5. Google's Matt Cutts: Responsive Design Won't Hurt Your SEO

    And with it has come a wider adoption of using responsive design for mobile users versus the traditional mobile sites. Cutts said that both ways of doing it are proper ways of dealing with mobile traffic, and that they have a lot of help documents...

  6. Top Online Retailers Lag in Mobile Experience [Study]

    Of those sites examined, only one out of 100 employed responsive web design (Carters.com), while others with a mobile experience had a dedicated mobile site. Although the majority of sites in this report scored highly using dedicated mobile sites...

  7. Matt Cutts on SEO, PageRank, Spam & the Future of Google Search at Pubcon Las Vegas

    This is definitely an area SEOs need to continue to focus on, as it is clear that sites that are not mobile-friendly will see a negative impact on their rankings in the mobile search results. If your website is Flash heavy, you need to consider its...

  8. Google '(Not Provided)' Keywords: 10 Ways to Get Organic Search Data

    There are some filters, so you can drill down things like web versus mobile. Despite initial claims by Google that it would only affect a small percentage of overall analytics data for organic search, the reality is some sites were seeing well over...

  9. SEO Diagnostics: Urgent & Preventive Care

    The desktop version of your content needs a rel alternate tag, which can be placed in sitemaps, or on the page itself, and the mobile version should use rel=canonical. Have an m.subdomain for mobile content that is competing against desktop content.