74% of small businesses have yet to design a mobile-optimised version of their website, while just one in ten believe this is necessary. 

The findings come from a survey of small business owners by Serif, and suggests that they have yet to latch on to the growth of mobile internet. 

By launching mobile optimised versions, businesses could ensure that potential customers can more easily and quickly find the information they need, and gain a real advantage over rivals.

Mobile search has grown by 500% over the past two years, while 85% of UK mobile users seek local information on their smartphone.