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What You Need to Know about the Latest Google Speed Update

In SEO by Lynn Pechinski

In its ongoing efforts to improve the user search experience, Google rolled out its “Speed Update” in early July 2018 to emphasize the importance of page loading speeds on page ranking on mobile devices. Since most people conduct searches from their smartphones or tablets, it’s a logical move, since page loading speed was previously only a ranking factor for desktop searches. What does this update mean for your web site’s page ranking? Our latest LinkedIn Pulse article discusses how it works and its associated SEO benefits.