You need a mobile optimized website because people are browsing through phones now more than ever. You need a mobile friendly website. In fact we will go so far as to say that if your website is not mobile friendly then there is really no use of having a website. Since 2016 website traffic that comes from mobile phones and tablets have surpassed desktop.
Statistics taken from Stat Counter Global Stats
“This should be a wake up call especially for small businesses, sole traders and professionals to make sure that their websites are mobile friendly. Many older websites are not,” commented Aodhan Cullen, CEO, Stat Counter.
Our research also showed that mobile friendly websites are increasing for one other reason. This is because Search Engines such as Google are favoring mobile friendly websites for its search results. This is always the case for searches that happen through the phone.