Posted by : Bloggerwits Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Notify Google of Mobile Sites
Millions of people are using mobile phones on daily basis, and each day searches are increasing on Google’s Mobile Search Page. The management methods, format, and expertise required in mobile phones are quite different from desktops; therefore, it’s better to optimize your site for both searches (Mobile phone plus desktop).
How to verify that Google indexes your mobile site?
If you want to make SEO friendly for mobile users, better to use “Site Operator” to visible your site on search engine. Some time you can’t find your site on search engines, if you got the same problem, then your site has one or both of these issues.
There is a chance that Googlebot is not finding your site
After creating a website, you have to submit your site for Google Webmaster Tools, because when Googlebot crawl your site, it will visible on the search engine.
There is a chance that Googlebot is unable to access your site
Some mobiles make it impossible for Googlebot to access the site; due to these restrains, search engine is unable to access your site. Google has a crawler for mobile sites “Googlebot-Mobile” so, if you’d like your site crawled, just allow users to access your site. You can also change its user-agent information through DNS lookups to verify Googlebot.
In addition, verify your mobile URLs, because search engine check each URL. Search engine aren’t view those URLs on mobile site index, which can’t be viewable. Better to read more information about MobileWebmaster Guidelines.
Secondly, Guide Mobile users Accurately
Submitting your site to webmasters is not the ultimate requirement, because there is a problem associated with webmasters who run both versions (Mobile and Desktop). Sometime mobile version site appears for desktop computer and vice versa. If you got this problem, you have to redirect mobile version to mobile site and desktop version to desktop site.
Redirect mobile users to correct version
Here, you have to redirect mobile user or crawler accesses to corresponding mobile version of the same page.
Switch Content Based on User-Agent
Many sites are using the same URLs for both desktop and mobile content; they only change the format according to User-Agent. If any problem related to your content or URL better to read, an article about Cloaking. Cloaking refers to the practice of presenting URLs to users and search engines.