About goMobi

  1. What is goMobi?
  2. Why goMobi?
  3. How is my goMobi mobile site built?
  4. What is included with goMobi?
  5. Does goMobi provide analytics?
  6. Does goMobi work on all mobile devices?
  7. Can I add my own custom icons to my mobile website?
  8. Where is goMobi hosted?
  9. Does goMobi automatically convert my website?
  10. How does goMobi help to increase my site's visibility in mobile search engines?
  11. What's the benefit of buying goMobi?
  12. How much is goMobi?
  13. How do I get goMobi?

1. What is goMobi?

goMobi is a mobile website building service which allows you to create a website designed specifically for mobile devices. This means that you will be able to automatically redirect visitors using cell phones, tablets and other mobile devices to the "m" subdomain (m.example.com) where they can navigate your website easily.

With millions of people using mobile devices to surf the internet for information and services, goMobi is a smart addition to any business website. goMobi's intuitive and easy-to-use interface grants your customers immediate access to key information about your business from the convenience of their mobile devices.

goMobi is available on HostGator shared servers (Hatchling, Baby and Business accounts).

2.Why goMobi?

goMobi addresses the rapidly growing number of mobile web users and provides you with a simple way to grow your business. It's easy to set up and maintain, it helps to increase your business' visibility and maximizes every lead. goMobi offers several key benefits to business owners:

  • Easy to read and navigate websites (regardless of screen size) yield higher conversions and a strong return on investment.
  • Improved search engine rankings will yield more traffic.
  • Faster site load times for mobile users wil result in fewer abandonments and better engagement of the customer.
  • Unique mobile-only features will ensure that you get more from your mobile site visitors.

3. How is my goMobi mobile site built?

When you sign up for goMobi, you get access to the user friendly goMobi Setup Assistant which puts you in charge of your site's look and content. With the Setup Assistant, your site can be built in minutes and edited whenever you wish. You can find out more information on how this is done by reading:

4. What is included with goMobi?

The following is included in the package:

  • Hosting of the goMobi site
  • Unlimited access to the Setup Assistant to modify your mobile website
  • A fair use policy applies to traffic volumes -- 2,000 page views per day is the approximate ceiling

5. Does goMobi provide analytics?

GoMobi now provides analytical tools to review the site traffic you are receiving and track the pages being visited. In addition, goMobi features integration with Google Analytics and StatCounter under the third party analytics option.

6. Does goMobi work on all mobile devices?

With a variety of interface templates, goMobi delivers a great experience not only on smartphones but on any mobile devices, helping you convert mobile traffic into customers.

7. Can I add my own custom icons to my mobile website?

Yes, with goMobi you can upload custom icons to all features that can be displayed on a mobile site via the Advanced Options area of any feature.

8. Where is goMobi hosted?

Your mobile site (m.example.com) is hosted with goMobi, but your main website (example.com) continues to be hosted with HostGator. Your goMobi site builder can be accessed from within your HostGator control panel.

9. Does goMobi automatically convert my website?

goMobi does not automatically covert your website into a mobile website, but goMobi is so easy to use, it will only take you minutes to configure.

10. How does goMobi help to increase my site's visibility in mobile search engines?

The goMobi site is built using good practice recommendations (as outlined in Google's Search Engine Optimization Guide) which includes creation of a sitemap, well defined page titles and descriptions, optimized site structure for navigation, good URL structure, optimized robots.txt and site submission to directories. In addition, you can use our Site SEO tool to provide keywords for your business which are used to assist search engines to rank the site's relevance to an end user's search request. Links to social network sites will also assist in this process.

11. What's the benefit of buying goMobi?

goMobi lets your business reach a broader audience. Recent studies show that the mobile web is the place to be: 43% of consumers use their mobile browser to access the internet on their phone, and 68% of consumers indicated that if they knew a website had a "made-for-mobile" version, they would make a point to visit it over the standard website. Of mobile users that had a bad experience on a website (e.g. navigation was difficult because the site wasn't optimized for mobile browsing), 61% said they would not revisit the site. With goMobi, you won't miss out on the growing mobile audience.

12. How much is goMobi?

goMobi is $4.95 per month per mobile website (i.e. per domain or subdomain). Annual billing for goMobi is not currently available.

13. How do I get goMobi?

goMobi is available for our shared servers (Hatchling, Baby and Business accounts). You can activate this service through your cPanel by clicking the goMobi icon in the Software/Services section. For detailed instructions on how to order, please see the following article: