I work for a development company so I have been asked asked by Car Dealers the difference since I started. What is the difference of a Responsive website to a Mobile Website and is there any benifits of one over the other? There is a difference but before we get into what is better for you and your dealership, I think it is important to understand the different features between a Mobile Site and a Responsive Site.
I research car dealer websites all of the time. I see car dealers that are doing everything right and then I see how most of the car dealers are handling their websites. So I thought I would share and break down what I am seeing or not seeing.
One of the most important factors in marketing your business is your dealership’s SEO. Search Engine Optimization is defined as “the process of maximizing the number of visitors to a particular website by ensuring that the site appears high on the list of results returned by a search engine.” In today’s internet-driven world, SEO is a topic that should be on every dealer’s mind.
Before you purchase a new website for your dealership, consider this: over 60% of all internet users are accessing the web from their mobile devices. That means that 6 out of every 10 people that will view your dealership website will be on their phone or tablet. As of a few years ago, a new technology referred to as “Responsive Web Design” came about and has became an important staple in website development. Each dealership looking to get the most out of their website should consider this technology before building their next site and here is why: