Images can really enhance your website visualization and overall look but they can also hinder your website performance and load time. Here are a number of key points to keep in mind when adding images to your website:
Bounce rate is considered an important piece of information when it comes to not only website traffic analytics but also SEO. Bounce rate refers to the percentage of people who visit one article or one page on a website but then don’t visit any other page before leaving. There is a belief that bounce rate does have an impact on SEO with the most important part being getting a bonus for having a lower bounce rate than the competition.
Starting April 21st, 2015 Google is updating their Algorithm to place mobile friendly sites higher in the rankings and will also be downgrading sites that are not mobile friendly. The reason Google is doing this is simple. Google wants to make sure they are directing people to sites that will be able to be viewed across all devices. Google wants to promote the best online experience for their users across all countries, and this is one step they can implement to achieve that goal.