Category: Google

Google’s Test Your Mobile Speed

Here’s a great new tool from Google. Here’s the link – https://testmysite.thinkwithgoogle.com Just type in your website address and Google will test your website for load time (on a standard 3g connection) and mobile compatibility.  It will also test how your website looks and handles on mobile devices (font size, layout, etc…). Google will show …

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Does my website need an SSL certificate?

Yes. Google has started favoring websites with SSL certification (websites with “https”) over regular websites (sites with “http”) in it’s search results. SSL certification shows that your website is using encryption to protect users and their personal information. By January 2017, the Google web browser, Chrome will treat all regular “http” websites as non-secure. With …

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Are Google Webmaster Tools supported by WordPress.com?

Yes! If you have a website or blog hosted by WordPress.com you can still use Google’s Webmaster Tools. From your WordPress.com dashboard select TOOLS, then AVAILABLE TOOLS, then WEBSITE VERIFICATION SERVICES. STEPS 1.Log in to https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/ with your Google account. 2.Enter your blog address (without http:// or https:// in front) 3.Click the Add a Site …

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