Report: 91% Say a Mobile Website is a Priority for Their Local Business

importance of mobile websites to small businesses

Last month, we asked our readers if having a mobile website was a priority to their local business. A whopping 91% of respondents said “Yes!” while only 9% said that a mobile website was not a priority for their business. See the breakdown of results in our infographic below.

What Respondents Said

We also asked poll respondents why having a mobile site was important to them. Here is what some business owners had to say about having a mobile website today.

“Responsive, mobile accessible sites are hugely important.” 

“Most consumers use mobile now for searches.” 

“Mobile visibility and relevance is critical given traffic to our site.” 

“When the search technology says do it, you do it.”

 Full Poll Results

Report: Is Having a Mobile Website a Priority for Your Local Business?

Do you think having a mobile website should be a priority for local businesses? Let us know what you think in the comments.




Tamara Weintraub

Tamara is a content marketing manager at ReachLocal with over 7 years experience in B2B marketing and has a nerd-level affinity for software and technology. She specializes in helping local businesses succeed online, writing and learning about Google, search advertising, SEO, and social media marketing. When she's not writing about online marketing, you can find her watching cult TV and hanging out with her Doberman.

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