Between 2011 and Christmas 2012, the total percentage of search queries made using a mobile increased by 21 per cent; it just goes to show how important web mobile has become in recent times
(PRWEB UK) 18 January 2013
Leading UK internet marketing company Click Consult is pleased to have learnt that Google’s Skip Re-direct tool is now live and is being used effectively.
In late 2011, the search engine giant revealed that this was going to be one of a number of additions it planned to roll out onto its mobile site. Skip Re-direct is a time saving device on smartphones that automatically sends a user to an individual’s/business’/organisations’ mobile site rather than their traditional desktop one where available. When hovering over the link in the search results, the user will be able to see whether or not the URL is for a mobile or desktop site.
Google’s Pierre Far has spoken on this matter in a Google Webmaster help thread and revealed that the Skip Re-direct will only become active if a mobile site is ranking on Google. Although some of the forum posters expressed concerns that their new customers and consumers would suffer a reduction in service quality, if exposed immediately to a mobile site rather than a desktop one, Skip Re-direct is estimated to save users approximately one second when searching on smartphones.
Click Consult is a Google AdWords certified company and closely monitors all of Google’s latest innovations to help maintain high levels of efficiency and service. With mobile web become an increasingly important tool to many online businesses, this is an update welcomed by Click Consult.
“Between 2011 and Christmas 2012, the total percentage of search queries made using a mobile increased by 21 per cent. Couple that with the fact that there are now over six billion mobile phones in use around the world, it just goes to show how important web mobile has become in recent times,” said Matt Bullas, Managing Director of Click Consult. “We understand how important it is that a business can offer its customers a truly outstanding mobile site which is why our web development success has enabled us to offer great mobile web solutions. Google’s Skip Re-direct will help our clients’ customers to access their mobile sites more quickly and easily.”
For more information about the services that Click Consult offers, visit http://www.clickconsult.com or call 0845 205 0292.
About Click Consult:
Based in Hooton just south of Liverpool, Click Consult is a leading online marketing company. Established in 2003, Click Consults offers a range of web services to over 350 clients from across the United Kingdom. With a team of 100 members of highly skilled staff, Click Consult offers web development, reputation management and social media marketing solutions, among others, to its clients. Click Consult is a Google AdWords and Microsoft adExcellence certified company.
Contact Click Consult:
Unit B1, Willow House,
Oaklands Office Park,
Hooton Road, Hooton,
Tel: 0845 205 0292