Google has recently launched a new Mobile Web Specialist certification program for mobile web developers around the world. Google regularly introduces one or another certification programs that help developers show off their development skills and expertise in mobile web development, data engineering, Android development and much more. The Mobile Web Specialist certification costs $99 in the US, which roughly amounts to INR 6,500.
The certification program consists of several challenges and includes topics on basic website layout and styling, progressive web apps, performance optimization etc. along with a study guide that helps you prepare for the exam. This certification mainly focuses on developers’ ability to create mobile-oriented sites that are speed optimized.
In a nutshell, mobile phones now account for over fifty percent of the entire web-traffic and Google is closely working to improve mobile-based sites and optimize them to load faster than ever before.
The developers who successfully pass the Mobile Web Specialist exam get a badge, which can be displayed on their resume and social media profile. The developers passing the exam will be considered experts in mobile site optimization and a Google accredited mobile site developer.
If you are a web-developer and want to see yourself as a Google certified Mobile site developer, you can visit the link below.