With the looming Google Mobile Algorithm updates I wanted to share a few tools to make your website life a little easier. Check out the following tools Google has provided to check your website for mobile usability. While they are far from robust, they do the trick. While your at it keep on scrolling down to check out a dramatic (but accurate) infographic on the upcoming mobile changes.

 

Tool #1: Google’s Mobile-Friendly Test

Check out the test here:

https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/mobile-friendly/

Plug in your site and it will give you the results. Hint: Green is good, red is bad…

 

Tool #2: Google Webmaster Tools

If you utilize Google WebMaster Tools, check out the Mobile Usability Report. This will give you some specific areas of improvement.

Google Mobile Test Screenshot

  1. Navigate on over to https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en.
  2. Click on your already established Google Webmaster Tools property (or make one its free!)
  3. Click “Search Traffic” and “Mobile Usability” on the left panel.
  4. Voila!