What Google "mobile first indexing" means for SEO, and what changes from March 2021?
In March 2021, Google implements 100% mobile first indexing. Are you prepared? What all should you do to be up-to-date in terms of SEO? Just from a knowledge point of view too, a number of queries arise: Does ' mobile first indexing ' mean that Google now has two types of search bots and it maintains two types of search indexes of websites? Is mobile first indexing a sudden change? Does it impact our websites or blogs from SEO point of view? What happens to the desktop versions of websites on Google search? What is mobile first indexing? Mobile first indexing means this: F or ranking websites and web pages for search purposes, Google (or any other search engine) gives precedence to the mobile version. When a mobile version is available, that one is assessed for indexing. Does Google maintain a separate index for mobile websites? No. Google has clarified this recently: ... there isn't a separate mobile-first index; Google Search continues to use only one index. Google S