Ranking high in organic results of google is getting harder and harder day by day, as you already know that search engines like google and bing uses too many signals to rank webpages for nay serach term or query.
In January Google started considering page speed as their one of the ranking signal, but before this month page speed was considered a ranking signal only for the desktop query but now google has made another update which inculdes that page speed will be a ranking factor for mobile searches too.
The Speed Update
The recent page speed update which google has made called is “The Speed Update”. According to this update the page speed of the website will affect the ranking of any website or blog a little.
Google has also made a statement that “The intent of the search query is still a very strong signal, so a slow page may still rank highly if it has great, relevant content.
Check Your Website Page Speed
Google has their tool called PageSpeed Insights where you can check the speed of your blog or website. Check It Here
How to Boost Page Speed of Website
You can easily optimize your site and increse your page speed. Here is some pro tips by which you can highly boost the speed of your website or blog.
- Use WP Engine
- Use a caching plugin
- Use a good theme
- Reduce server response time
- Compress your images
- Choose the right hosting
- Fix all broken links
- Clean up your database
I hope you have enjoyed the article, if you have any doubts related to page speed or google updates don’t forget to ask in the coment section below.