Microdata is a syntax for embedding structured data in HTML5, making use of vocabularies. If the question is about the popular vocabulary Schema.org, use the tag [schema.org].

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Isn't JSON-LD a form of hiding schema/microdata?

I'm adding schema data/microdata to my web pages. I see that both schema.org and Google they discourage hidden microdata via tags and hiding elements with microdata via style. I can see the reasoning ...
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How to specify services for the LocalBusiness?

How can I show Googlebot by attributes from Schema.org that my company provide services below? Repair, installation and modernization: gas installation water instalation electrical installation ...
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How to specify the service region for a LocalBusiness?

How can I show Googlebot by attributes from Schema.org the geographic area where the services are available? Our services are available in cities and in their vicinity: Walsall Dudley Wolverhampton ...
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Can I start a Microdata after <head> and end the same just before </body>?

I want to use itemscope Website. Can I start it just after <head> and end it just before </body>? For Website itemscope, which itemprop should I use to define the logo for the Website?
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“Organization” for homepage, but which types for the other pages?

I am new to Microdata and doing it for a website. It is a BPO company website and for its homepage, I have used itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization" and its child properties like ...
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Could we use microdata and JSON-LD for the same entities so they work well on Pinterest's rich pins?

we recently switched from microformats for recipes to JSON-LD markup for rich snippets, which worked a lot better in Google search result pages. However, when we try to post a rich pin for recipes on ...
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Multiple Schema.org telephone values

Is it okay to have more than one telephone value when using the suggested Schema.org markup? <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Person"> <span>Office:<span ...
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Microdata and replacing entities for display

The question is about using Microdata to replace entities inside the Schema.org properties description or articleBody: <p>Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do ...
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How to find correct schema definitions for my website

I have various articles on my website basically circling about psychology and psychotherapy. On a few articles in which I have added schema.org definitions, here is some examples of the itemprop and ...
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Why is my itemprop='image' markup incorrect?

I've been experimenting with Microdata and thought I would try it on my blog. It turns out the template I was using already added some markup. It wasn't great and so I fixed up what I could. To try ...
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schema.org/Book with multiple authors using JSON-LD [duplicate]

How do I display multiple book authors using JSON-LD? This question is similar to my original question, but decided to create a different one seeing that 2 different formats are used. Here is my ...
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HD images on eCommerce and SEO

I have an eCommerce website where product images are currently resized to 250x250 max and shown to the user. I shrink the original high-definition images to a size that makes it possible for the page ...
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schema.org/Book with multiple authors

How would one write markup for a book with multiple authors? This is what I currently have, it is marked up for just one author: <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Book"> ...
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Do search engines follow the additionalType url in microdata?

For example <div itemscope itemtype="https://schema.org/ExerciseAction"> <meta itemprop="additionalType" content="http://www.productontology.org/id/Long-distance_running"> ...
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How to markup ExerciseAction with SportsEvent in Schema.org?

For example "John ran the NYC Marathon in 3 hours 4 minutes 5 seconds" (note that the action is in the past). Does the following make semantic sense? <div itemscope ...
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How can you have a hotel to have a Schema.org rating based on the hotel star rating system?

How would you write microdata for hotels with ratings classified as "1-star" to "5-star" hotels? Looking at http://schema.org/Hotel, I see no "Rating" property but only an "aggregateRating" one which ...
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New required mainEntityOfPage for article structured data

I had a look at the article structured data as proposed by Google and saw that there are a new required and recommended fields, they weren't there last week. Here is the link: ...
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Structured data blog post vs review

I have a blog on my website. I write articles on it and product reviews. When using structured data, how should I markup the blog post and review? I am currently using: http://schema.org/BlogPosting ...
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Why is this Schema.org microdata markup wrong?

I have a page listing multiple events in a table, so I have each one set as its own Event in microdata markup, as below: <div itemscope itemtype="https://schema.org/Event"> <tr> ...
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Is adding SiteNavigationElement properties to child menu items required?

I would like to add SiteNavigationElement to my nav. The question is, do I add url and name properties to primary menu items only or do I also add them to the child nav items as well? <nav ...
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Do multiple structured data elements compete for display in SERPS?

For example, with a product page you may have product info (price, offers, image etc.) but also have a video to show the context of use of the product. I don't believe the product structured data ...
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Do search engines process nested Microdata objects?

I've been working on marking up website's HTML with Microdata. There are Product, WebPage, WebSite, Organization and other elements. Eventually I managed to nest everything under one element, which is ...
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Can be use microdata with english for non-english websites?

My websites is Thai sites (non-english), I'm not sure google can be know or understand my websites in Thai. Can be explain about my websites structure in English by micro data? I think explain my ...
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Can ContactPoint markup be made with Microdata or only JSON?

I read this question, How to define phone types using Schema.org, but it uses JSON. And then Google's Instructions for Corporate Contacts uses JSON and finally Schema.org Contactpoint only shows ...
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Get more specific Schema.org markup for my website

This is current schema see I want to write best specific with Google to promote my website using structured data markup. My business is "Counseling" in "Mental Health" category. Sample Schema for ...
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Why my Microdata has errors on Google Structured Data Testing Tool?

I cannot figure out what is wrong here? I get error missing location,name,startDate while clearly it is there! I am using schema.org microdata. The weird thing is that I get 10 valid postalAddress ...
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Tagging with microdata hidden data

I have a site that lists several items per page. When the user clicks he can see each item's prices (a list of about 10-20). They are not visible at first because the page will be very long. I want ...
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What is the best way to represent closed days (holidays) using Schema.org vocabulary?

At this point in time there's no property in Schema.org that would allow a business to directly communicate holiday periods (e.g., Christmas) to Google bots and other web crawlers. There seems to be ...
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Linking a Product and an AggregateRating to a Brand (itemref)

I have a Brand and a Product, I am associating the Product to the Brand like this: <h1 itemprop="brand" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Brand" id="v1437"> <span ...
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Trouble while linking to a Brand with itemref

I'm trying to link a Brand to a Product with the following code: <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Product" id="p2000"> ... <meta itemprop="brand" itemscope ...
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Possible to 'display: none' for Schema.org 'image' property?

Hey there :) I'm having some trouble with the design I have from a designer and the need for structured data. The problem is as follows: The design of the frontpage has 8 integrated articles that ...
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My schema.org sturctured data is not showing up on google [duplicate]

It's been around a month since I've added structured data on my website. However, Google structured data testing tool is displaying "all is good". The data is not showing up in google (right side when ...
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Rich Snippet/Structured Data Testing Tool errors

I try to create rich snippets for my blog posts, and after I write my articles, add images, I fill in all the data in the Rich Snippet plugin. Then I do Markup through the Webmaster Tools. (So all the ...
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Breadcrumbs and Structured Data, without a visible > on the page, plus nesting options

When I add breadcrumbs soon (with microdata) - do I need to write link1 > link2 > link3 (as in the google example code) in the visible text on the page, or will link1 link2 link3 without the > ...
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Can WPAdBlock be a child of WPSideBar?

I want to markup my ads with schema.org microdata, but my ads reside inside a sidebar (which I think is typical?) and sometimes even within the main content. As far as I can see WPAdBlock is a sibling ...
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SEO and dynamic structured data (microdata)

I'm wanting to have a very limited amount of structured data (ideally microdata) added using javascript, especially using the document's lastModified property. It seems rather bizarre and ...
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How does Google handle <link> elements in the <body>?

As I get from here, link tags can be used in the body as long as they contain Microdata. I understand how this may come handy for specifying all sorts of properties, e.g. from Schema.org: author, ...
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Microdata: should I use Book or Product type scheme?

I'm developing a site for an antiques shop, specialized in rare and ancient books. Every page for each book will have a description sheet available with several data for the item. Descriptions ...
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What's structured data is needed to show rich snippets for an ecommerce website?

I have ecommerce website (we sell welding equipment) with over 5k product pages (without reviews), 1k categories and many info-pages... but in main template integrated only Microdata for product pages ...
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Breadcrumb bug in Google results, using BreadcrumbList

I am using the Microdata format for my breadcrumbs as suggested by Google: https://developers.google.com/structured-data/breadcrumbs In Google SERPs it sometimes displays fine, but sometimes results ...
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Correct way of having your breadcrumbs displayed in Googles search results [duplicate]

I would like to know what is the correct way of implementing breadcrumbs so that it displays correctly in Google's search results? Let me give you a basic scenario. I have a brands list page which ...
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Correct image dimensions when using Schema.org's logo/image

What are the correct image dimensions when using Schema.org’s logo/image (e.g., for a Brand)? I want to create a logo for the brand with correct dimensions so that it doesn't look too distorted when ...
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How can Schema.org markup be worth implementing if Google and Microsoft don't use it on their own websites?

Google appears to have <html itemscope="" itemtype="http://schema.org/WebPage" lang="en"> along with a meta tag for an image; searching microsoft.com’s source HTML code finds no matches for ...
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Correct usage of Brand from schema.org

What is the correct usage of using the Brand schema from schema.org? I have a website that sells clothes. I have a brands page where I list all the brands for which I have products on my website, for ...
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Schema.org markup for an Article with additionalType?

I have a site that has many articles on a specific dog breed. I want to help Google and other search engines to understand this article is specifcally on this breed or a topic realted to this breed. I ...
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URL in JSON-LD Schema.org

I have JSON-LD Schema in the <head> of my site which is applied to every page on the site. One of the fields is url, i.e.: "url": "http://example.com" Should the URL be the domain of the ...
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Correct schema.org classifcation: Product or service [closed]

We are providing a service call (in Germany) that ensures that users are constantly in the right electricity, mobile phone and dsl plan. For example, for the electricity category, we aggregate about ...
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Using productontology.org to add Multiple Types?

I have recently been reading about productontology.org to define additional types with schema.org to be more specific. I am building a website for a local pet store that offers various pet products, ...
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Can I have duplicate Microdata properties on a single page?

I’m trying to work with Schema.org for the first time. Is it OK if I have duplicate itemprop attributes? Meaning, If I have my company phone number in different places (header, footer, sometimes in ...
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Is it correct to replace a general schema.org item with a more specific sub item

I've recently been looking at the schema vocab for describing the layout of a webpage. The easiest and most obvious item to implement is the WebPage tag. If you're just assigning ...