Why You Need A Mobile Ready Site. Mobile Device Usage Statistics.

mobile ready site statistics

Did you know that over 77% of adults own a smartphone in the USA? It’s not entirely surprising considering everywhere you look everyone is on their smartphone.

Did you also know that mobile traffic has overpassed desktop traffic as share of total global online traffic in 2017? It’s now 52.64% (Source: Statista)

Today it’s practically impossible to survive without your phone. In addition to answering emails, reading news and managing your business, you can also control your home gadgets, monitor your security devices and track your workout. Our phones have become the centerfold for every part of our life seamlessly joining our digital and physical world together.

Your website is part of mobile revolution and must also evolve. So let’s talk about why your website should be designed to look right on mobile devices.

Responsive Web Design Statistics
Infographic by Top Shelf Media

Most users will likely access your website on their mobile device.

Most of us go online to check social media or emails – but how many times a day do we access the web?

Did you wonter what percentage of internet traffic is mobile? When we look at the facts we see that: 69% of people in the US admit to using the internet at least several times a day. Much more compared to the years before smartphones and tablets took over!

One of the most fascinating stats that we came across was that 75% of 18-49 year old’s admitting to using the internet almost constantly throughout the day. Whether that is lounging around or utilizing different technologies at work. We just can’t put our devices down!

Importance of Responsive Web Design

Responsive web design involves the creation of mobile ready websites that can be viewed on a wide range of devices.

Developers & designers work hard to bring a personalized experience to as many devices as they can. This helps greatly improve user experience, and has become a staple for web designers globally.

Page Load Times on Mobile Devices

Ever been to a website and have been left sitting there… waiting… for something to show up? How long do you usually wait before you smash that back button and get the heck out of there?

Studies show that you are going to want to hit that button after just 2 seconds! Over 47% of users believe websites should load in under 2 seconds. And for each second that passes – your conversion rates will drop 7%. People are IMPATIENT! Remember that.

Ecommerce websites need to be careful when testing their page load speeds. Currently, 79% of smartphones users have used their phones to make a purchase in the last 6 months. This is a huge audience site owners could potentially be missing out on if their site loads slowly.

advertisement | Continue Reading Below
Web Design & SEO Services for Health Professionals and Small Business Owners

Do you need help with your website?

Services We Offer:
  • Medical Website Design
  • Health WordPress Development
  • Website Maintenance
  • Medial SEO & Digital Marketing
Click Here To Request Services
Looking for more Mobile Device Usage Statistics? Here additional resource.

Conclusion

While most of us run our lives from the palm of our hand – there are others trying to help make that experience better each and everyday. Through the creation of responsive websites we help business owners deliver exciting experiences in new and creative ways. However, there are still a ton of websites across the web in need of a responsive touch-up. If you are one of those site owners – contact a professional or start looking into how you can make your website into a responsive dream.

Gene is Web Developer & the Founder of BigAppleMedia. He helps clients get leads & grow traffic by building smart & result driven websites and applying the latest SEO strategies. Schedule a Free Consultation

  • Filter By Topic

  • Ready to improve your medical or small business website? We’re always looking for new exciting projects to take on.
    Fill out a service request form to receive a free quote or schedule a discovery call to discuss your project.

    Get a FREE Website Review & SEO Audit

    Request absolutely free comprehensive website review and SEO Audit.

    We are offering a FREE Audit, and after we analyze your website, you will receive a detailed report explaining what’s working and what needs to be improved. No strings attached.

    Ready to get started? Let us help.

    Send us information about your project, goals, and we'll get started right away.

    Don't leave empty handed..

    Get The Ultimate List of  Free Web Design & Digital Marketing Tools
    We've compiled the ultimate list of the top essential FREE
    Web Design & Marketing Tools into one handy e-book.
    Yes, Send Me the Free e-Book!
    We do not sell or share your information with anyone.
    close-link
    Sign up to get the latest web design & marketing news, links & tips. 
    Subscribe
    close-image