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Questions tagged [mobile]

In the website context, this means sites that are designed to be viewed on devices with smaller screen dimensions than desktops.

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Google de-indexing our desktop site after we launched a separate mobile site with fewer pages

Recently, we launched separate URL site m.example.com for mobile users. That was a mistake because we don't have corresponding pages on mobile for every page on the desktop version. We have fewer ...
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How to define an URL in Article schema on mobile domain

I'm testing the Schema.org Article schema on our site. The problem I encountered is that we serve our content over two different domains (one for desktop site.domain, and site.m.domain subdomain for ...
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Accelerated mobile page(AMP) and password protected admin area, Can I combine both in single page?

Full site being migrating to AMP. I want to integrate admin functionality to AMP pages, like simple links for deleting content, and huge forms(not mobile friendly) for editing content. It will be ...
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Will suppressing breadcrumbs on mobile website work from an SEO perspective?

We have an automobile website with pages in following hierarchy: Home > Make > Model > Variant i.e. Home > Audi > A4 > TFS1 Premium Plus We are showing the breadcrumbs on our desktop page but not ...
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Difference between Android traffic , Tablet traffic and Mobile traffic in google analytics

I would like to know the difference among Tablet traffic, Android traffic and mobile traffic. Whilst in my opinion Tablets and mobiles can have Android OS, and would like to know the difference among ...
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Google Mobile Usability says “Content wider than screen” even though I can't reproduce that locally and X overflow is set to hidden

Unable to fix error Google Mobile Usability > Content wider than screen in Google Search Console. I have try chrome mobile layout emulator from DevTools, set width to 320px but no horizontal scroll ...
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How to adjust the view port to get a website to display on mobile?

I have been working on an older website, and I was hoping someone could assist me with getting this website to display on mobile. https://www.technobox.com I realize this website needs to have a ...
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Is there an advantage for a completely dynamic mobile site opposed to having some pages at separate mobile URLs and some pages dynamic?

We are serving both mobile and desktop platforms through a single domain. In case of mobile, we append /m at end of the domain. In some cases, pages are served dynamically. Common URL for both the ...
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Dynamic Serving with different url [duplicate]

We have a website math.tutorvista.com. We use dynamic serving web pages. Desktop URL: https://math.tutorvista.com/geometry/analytical-geometry.html Mobile URL: https://math.tutorvista.com/...
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JavaScript console errors in Google Search Console - is it still mobile-friendly?

I am seeing mobile usability issues in my Google Search Console report. When I tested the pages they were 'Mobile Friendly' but there were some page loading issues: page resources couldn’t be ...
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Are there downsides to redirecting of mobile pages to desktop for desktop browsers?

A lot of sites have separate views for desktop and mobile, such as example.com and example.com/m/. Almost no one redirects desktop users to desktop if they somehow end up clicking mobile link. Is ...
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Omitting “http://www.” from my URL doesn't load the mobile site

I designed and uploaded a site on a mobile format. It shows up fine but ONLY if I type out the http://. The client wants it to be as simple as possible. How can I have it automatically insert ...
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Google unable to load all page resources which is causing script errors and may be hurting our SEO

We just came to the fact that most of our websites have the same errors, but we don't know how to solve it. https://search.google.com/test/mobile-friendly It looks like some scripts on the websites ...
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Does traffic from mobile applications to website improve website's Google ranking?

There are many mobile applications (like messengers or e-health applications) that can send traffic to websites via advertisement. I wanted to know if this traffic can improve that website's rank (SEO)...
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My site is very old and is intended for desktops but 60% visitors are mobile [closed]

my site is 16 years old and still looks great on a desktop monitor but looking at the statistics 60% of visitors enter my mobile devices my question is there a simple zoom script to mimic the finger ...
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Old Mobile site redundant now main site is responsive

I have an old site which has a mobile.example.com, I finally got around to updating the main site to a responsive version that means the old mobile site is no longer needed. However I am not sure if ...
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Will it hurt SEO to have mobile URLs that end in “/AMP” when the same desktop URLs don't?

Is having /AMP at the end of the URL for mobile not good for search engines compared to a regular URL?
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Redirect to mobile version with sub domain

I know redirect a website to mobile version such example.com to m.example.com is the best after responsive design but my question is while the desktop URL is example.com/index.aspx and want to ...
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What should be canonical of mobile website?

We have two versions, mobile & desktop with URLs: http://example.com/ http://example.com/m/ What should be canonical of http://example.com/m/ web page? Should it have canonical as http://example....
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What is the difference between Search traffic and Organic traffic in Google Analysis Mobile App?

There is search traffic and organic traffic in segments in Google Analysis android mobile app. what is the difference between these two traffic types.
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Google only serving m. results despite correct alternate/canonicals

This is for a client site. Google seems to only return mobile results for all search queries. The m. and desktop site are not competing or conflicting with each other however.. All m. pages have the ...
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Why does Google mobile site test say my site is not compressed when it uses content-encoding:br?

I used this Google tool to test my web site. When I got the report it recommended the following.. Compress resources with GZIP See how to enable GZIP compression » When I look at the response of my ...
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Partial content display on mobile devices

I frequently see variations on the following when I'm browsing on mobile devices: I have two questions regarding the Read More element: What is the official name for this design technique? Why do ...
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Mobile friendly or mobile app? [closed]

I have been trying to decide (for some time now) whether to redesign an old CMS website of ours that was built in 2006. It still uses tables and is not mobile friendly. However we have tested the ...
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Linked desktop and mobile pages- does SEO rank of mobile website even matter?

The question is somewhat similar to this post. The only difference is, we have desktop version as https://www.example.com/ and mobile version as https://www.example.com/m/. The desktop page has mobile ...
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Compare mobile vs. desktop traffic statistics for other websites

Is there any way to discover mobile-versus-desktop traffic statistics for any given website? I'm currently building a website and it would be incredibly beneficial to me if I could find this ...
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Huge tables won't fit on mobile, can I tell Google the page is desktop only?

I'm working on a product comparison page that is composed of a giant table listing the attributes of a great many products. It's useful on a desktop for those who want to dig into the details of ...
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Fixing “Page is not mobile friendly” report from Google test

In search results google reports "this page is not mobile-friendly". I want to fix this. when I test my website in the mobile-friendly test, it reports: Content wider than screen. Clickable ...
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Is there a benefit to using AMP on already fast mobile sites?

I have a blog that scores 100/100 on page speed insights mobile. It seems like I already follow most of what AMP does like inlining CSS and eliminating JavaScript. Is there any benefit to using AMP ...
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Mobile Load Time - Compressing JavaScript

Our mobile site's homepage has a load time of 10.72 seconds, which ruins our mobile SEO and therefore traffic. The site is operating on WordPress. 6.8 second of the 10.72 is spent scripting .js files....
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Mobile Usability Error

I don't quite understand how the mobile usability works but it is detecting the problem on the wp-includes path when using wordpress. What can do to stop it?
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How to seo optimise main domain + m.mydomain.com + App on play store [duplicate]

I have created three different platforms to provider better user experience. The main domain www.mydomain.com is created for desktop users, the m.domain.com is for mobile users and app is for the app ...
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Manual testing on Mobile app tracking [closed]

My team is implementing analytics tracking on Mobile App. This app is available in mobile version only. Not a website app. I want to test the app in mobile devices if the tracking is working properly ...
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Content offscreen to animate in without negative SEO

The design for the mobile version of my site calls for the body text to slide in from offscreen when the user clicks a "Get Started" button. The problem is that Google considers this to be "content ...
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Robots.txt blocking homepage on mobile SERP's but not desktop

The meta data for the homepage on mobile is stating that the robots.txt file is blocking the page from being crawled. This is not the case for desktop. Desktop and mobile have the same domain, we ...
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What rendering engine does Google's PageSpeed and mobile-friendly test use? [closed]

You'd think just "webkit", but the screenshots it shows me (and the issues it finds) are quite different to anything that I've seen via devtools device testing or using actual devices. Is it maybe ...
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Google Sites defined dropdown items close immedately when used on Android device

I used standard Google Sites definitions for my horizontal navigation bar. The result works as expected on a normal browser on my PC. The dropdown items "Start the App" and "Serial number ...
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Has any one seen discrepancy in Google desktop search and Google Mobile Search ? Does it means google crawl mobile search prior to desktop search?

e.g Search this phrases in Mobile and Desktop " restaurant in koregaon park fitlogy " Check the Titles. Observe Discrepancy
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Logo on Google AMP cards is not displayed in Google Search results

Recently I started working on this news portal http://tichyseinblick.de. Its desktop and mobile/responsive version are quite bad in terms SEO and performance (inline scripts, non-progressive/...
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Google Mobile Search for client restaurant is showing incorrect text menu as part of result

Trying to help a client who has been asking Google Business Support to help but they say they don't know how to do so. When you search on mobile for "Coffee Rani Covington Louisiana" the mobile ...
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Forum Software Suitable For The Modern Web [closed]

I know that forums are in no way as popular as they used to be, but I always wanted to set one up, and still do, so I'm really considering my options. Let me outline what I'm after. I preferably ...
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How can I make my simple HTML pages more friendly to mobile screens? [closed]

I have had a simple HTML website up for a very long time, but since the rise of modern mobile devices (e.g. iOS, Android), the text rendered is painfully small and with very annoying fixed wide ...
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m.example.com vs. responsive website

I am working on SEO project for the website aasaanjobs.com. The website has two different entity for desktop users and mobile users. I was thinking deindexing https://m.aasaanjobs.com/ completely and ...
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Comprehensive guide for Mobile Display / Resolution [closed]

I'm building a website and I'm really strugling with what width to build the thing at. I've built it at 300px so that it can go on a mobile device comfortably. However, as I'm planning on having a ...
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Auto Re-Size YouTube Embedded Video

I'm building a website that I hope to feature heavily on embedded youtube videos, but the embed code only allows you to specify one width, which is a problem when it comes to the whole mobile ...
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Best Size for Mobile Viewport ( Scaling Down )

I'm building a website that I really need to be visible on mobile devices, so I'm building that at a standard 320px. However this is a little bit too narrow in my opinion. I upped the width to 440px ...
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Should I submit both mobile and desktop domain names for indexing on non-responsive sites or is that bad for SEO?

I have a desktop version of my site using yourwebsite.com and a mobile version using m.yourwebsite.com. Should I treat them as one site and only submit the desktop version along with its sitemap and ...
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Should I map /m/ and /mobile/ to the base URL?

I have a responsive site that adjusts itself for mobile viewports. Google comes along and looks for /m/ or /mobile/ from time to time. I don't like the 404 errors, so I'm redirecting those URLs back ...
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Facebook Audience Network(FAN) Ads with Adsense ads, is it policy compliant?

In my responsive website I want to implement both Adsense and FAN on same page for mobile visitors. Is it policy compliant? I'm not using DFP.
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What is the current practice for mobile domains? [closed]

What is the current "standard" practice for mobile (m.*) domains (and why)? When should I use them? When should I not? I've read some sources online (mainly stackoverflow and the google developer ...