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The Aftermath of Mobilegeddon - What Really Happened?

The C2 Group

Toward the end of April, Google rolled out a new algorithm. The purpose of this change was to push websites that work well on smartphones, giving them an edge over those which haven’t yet been optimized. As mentioned, if your site is mobile-friendly, it will rank much higher on a phone or tablet.

Now that the dust has settled from what webmasters and web developers have dubbed “Mobilegeddon,” search engine marketers began picking up the pieces. It’s time to see the extent of the damage, and how it can be repaired.

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Google Pushes for Mobile-Friendly Websites

The C2 Group

Technology has seen rapid change in the last five years. Everywhere you turn information is shared and digested. In the last four years alone, smartphone usage rose 394% and tablet usage rocketed 1721%. And, mobile traffic is only going to become more common as many use their smartphones as their sole entry point to the World Wide Web.

Internet usage has seen dramatic changes. In fact, how we talk about the internet even has changed. Have you ever used the phrase, “Google it” when referring to searching for something? Google has been a big player in the evolution of the internet. And, once again Google aims to enhance our online experience with a new announcement.

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Tadd Mencer - The C2 Group

Tadd Mencer

May 5, 2015

The Power of CSS Preprocessors

The C2 Group

With the vast changes in technology, our CSS has become more robust as well as more time consuming to our process. Deeper functionality means more complex code.  Simplifying without cutting corners is important to both developers and clients alike.

CSS preprocessor provided what we needed.

 

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Tadd Mencer - The C2 Group

Tadd Mencer

September 2, 2014

It's Not Mobile First, It's User First!

The C2 Group

The world is moving at an exceptional pace. Every day, more smart phones with web browsing capabilities are being sold and activated. The customer of the future is quickly moving from desktop users to a mobile format and businesses need to adjust and adapt accordingly. Read on to see just how important it is to put the user first...

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Tadd Mencer - The C2 Group

Tadd Mencer

June 21, 2013

Is blogging important?

The C2 Group

Questioning the importance of a blog is a common query we often see. "Is it that important to have an active blog?"

Yes, without any doubt. Blogging/articles are a vital element to any website. "Content is king" as the saying goes. It shows life to viewers. It gives search engines new content to index. A blog helps bring in new visitors and fresh faces. It's how people find and experience a brand.

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