The probability of your business being found online doesn’t just begin and end with SEO search engine optimization. Proper SEO first begins with the design of a great website. Before any technical analytics get involved, a company must first have a well-established website structure. Website design and website optimization essentially go hand in hand. At High Pine Design we look at how website design affects SEO Search Engine Optimization and vice versa. It is becoming more imperative that websites be tailored to their specific market niche. Otherwise, optimization towards your website becomes useless if the traffic you get is not the traffic you want
Mobile is a must
As of April 26, 2015, Google began ranking mobile-friendly websites higher in search results than websites that aren't optimized for phones and tablets. If you have a website that doesn't look good on your phone, chances are good that your Google ranking is dropping fast. It's called "responsive design," and High Pine Design builds it into all new websites.
Mobile website traffic is expected to account for 50% of all internet traffic by 2017. We're getting a lot of calls about this one. Many businesses and organizations built their websites before smart phones came along and "mobile-friendly" was even a thing. Of course, now mobile-friendly is the only way to go