With responsive web design becoming more common and being a needed designer skill for a couple years now, there’s a last straw for people who haven’t gone mobile. That is the Google Search algorithm update that favors mobile friendly websites. Another good reason and one that has proceeded the update for a good while is the ease of switching over because of all the free responsive grid frameworks available with Twitters Bootstrap leading the pack. Of course these reasons are on top of the obvious mobile usage trends with user experience the top priority. The excuse that Searches doesn’t dictate or produce enough business to worry someone with a brochure site or a business that leans local/word of mouth, just isn’t good enough. That said I’m still in the process of switching over sites… including this one.
Remaking the Web in Its Own Image