Are you aware of the fact that mobile devices now comprise 57% of all organic search engine visits? According to a report, 40% of people only search using their smartphones. At present, 53% of paid search clicks are from mobile devices. 3 out of 4 smartphone owners use mobile search first in order to meet their immediate needs. Almost 1/3 of all mobile searches done are related to location. 88% of people who look for a type of local business on their mobiles call or go to that business within 24 hours.
40% of local searches done have local intent. 70% of searchers get in touch with a business directly through search results. Mobile search enables 82% of in-store shoppers to make purchase decisions. 3 out of 4 mobile searches cause follow-up actions, be it further research, store visit or a phone call.
The Go-Gulf infographic shares the latest statistics and trends related to mobile search.