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Google's Structured Data Testing Tool to validate structured data markup and rich snippet display

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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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BlogPosting Publisher Logo 'logo.itemtype has an invalid value' on Google Structured Data Testing Tool

The following runs through the Google Structured Data Testing Tool as expected: <div> <div itemprop="publisher" itemscope id="organization-example" itemtype="https://schema.org/...
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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: https://developers....
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Breadcrumb using Schema.org rich snippets

I am having problems implementing the breadcrumb rich snippets from schema.org. When I construct my breadcrumb using the documentation and run via Google Rich Snippet testing tool, the breadcrumb is ...
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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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Open Graph breaks Structured Data Testing Tool

I added some meta open graph (Twitter, Facebook) to my page, but it breaks my breadcrumb structured data in Structured Data Testing Tool. I have no idea where http://ogp.me/* coming from. Here is the ...
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Linking external JSON-LD schema (from Schema.org)

I have schemas in JSON-LD as per Schema.org. When it was inline (within <script> tags), the Google structured data testing tool recognised the schema successfully. If I link it externally, for ...
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“The value provided for reviewCount must be a positive value”

We have an aggregate review page that we've set up with structured data. Unfortunately, when 0 reviews have been written for a product, we get the error: 0 (The value provided for reviewCount must ...
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Google isn't surfacing Events rich snippets in SERP when JSON-LD Structured Data is valid

Google confirms our site has thousands of valid MusicEvent structured data objects presented using JSON-LD, as indicated in the Structured Data section of Webmaster Tools. However, rich snippets for ...
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HTML5+Microdata validation errors: Attribute 'content' not allowed on element 'p'

According to Google’s documentation about the Product Rich Snippet, when I want to mark product’s availability in my shop, I should do the following (using Microdata): <span itemprop="availability"...
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What is Schema @id and does inaccessible URLS within it matter?

I am in the process of installing Schema on my friends website. I'm adding ServiceType to his House Clearance page, as well as all his other services that he provides to the local area of Bournemouth ...
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How long does Google take for the rating stars to show up in the SERP?

I have a rated page since 10 days ago, and the rating starts are still not showing in SERP. Google Structured Data Testing Tool is not showing any errors. Should I wait some more time? How long does ...
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hProduct Microformat not working in Google

I’m trying to work with hProduct. <div class="hproduct"> <span class="brand">ACME</span> <span class="fn">Executive Anvil</span> <img class="photo" src="http://...
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Schema.org and ContactPoint use with validation failure: “All values provided for http://www.example.com/ must have the same domain.”

The documentation from Google about structured data has the following snippet: <script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "http://schema.org", "@type": "Organization", "url": "http:...
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Google Schema.org alternate to PriceSpecification

I'm back with another Schema.org / Google inconsistency. Our store sells many products that have different variants each with their own price. For example a heater may be sold in any of 8 BTU levels ...
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Google SDTT gives error “Missing '}' or object member name.” for my JSON-LD

I am guessing Google structured data testing tool behaves strange. I wrote a code to create JSON-LD for multiple locations for one of my websites. But Google testing tool returns an error: ...
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Does it make sense to put Google Video Snippet of a non hosted video?

I have a website with a bunch of videos from an API which sends me the URL of the video, so not the <embed> nor the <iframe>. What I do is to play them with the HTML5 video element. Would ...
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Google's Rich Snippets testing tool error on Recipe

I marked up a page for Recipe Rich Snippets with Microdata, however I'm getting an error in Google's Testing Tool: Error: In order to generate a preview with rich snippets, at least 2 of the ...
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Schema.org 'reviewRating' not recognized by Google Rich Snippet Testing Tool

I'm trying to add more structural information to my webpages by using the Microdata format with Schema.org. The procedure seems straight forward but I'm having issues validating my results in the ...
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BreadcrumbList problem: “The value provided for item.id must be a valid URL.”

Until last week everythink works fine, but in structured data testing tool, I received problem in breadcrumb section. The value provided for item.id must be a valid URL. Page URL: https://...
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Error “xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/Image is not a known valid target type for the image property”

I'm trying to test my page with the Google Structured Data Tool, but I run into this problem and I don't understand why. This is my code (with schema.org): <article id="node-402" class="node node-...
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When a WebPage (or similar type) uses an ID that matches a breadcrumb ID, why does the WebPage become part of the BreadcrumbList?

Is this what is supposed to happen? If so, why? Here's an example (test code here): <script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "http://schema.org", "@type": "WebPage", "@id":...
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Spam links injected into GWT's Structured Data Testing Tool?

When I examine one of my self-hosted WordPress sites using the Structured Data Testing Tool of Google Webmaster Tools, I was shocked to see links to 2 spam sites inside the "HTML" tab! However, when ...
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Why google cannot detect QApages for a title?

I'm testing Stack Overflow website using Google schema tester tool and it throws an error for the title: Any idea why Google cannot determine that title as a QAwebpage? What's wrong with it?
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Google Structured Data testing tool doesn't show questions and answers linked together for a Q/A website with markup

Please take a look at this: See? Answers and its question are separated. I mean, they are not link to each other. Also when you open one of the answers, you will see this warning: Which clearly says ...
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Detecting structured data in Google Webmaster Tools

We have added some schema.org markup to a dozen of webpages on our website to provide rich snippets in Google SERP (different types, such as authorship and reviews). They are correct - at least, ...
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Extra Domain (TLD) in Google Breadcrumb

We are using structured data breadcrumbs, and everything looks good on desktop, but on mobile it shows extra .io after the root. I'm not really sure what might be causing this / whether it's from ...
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How do I get the Structured Data Testing Tool to ignore template elements?

I’m using Web Components to build a site, and one of the biggest features is my use of the <template> element. Here’s an example: <ul> <template> <li> <div ...
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Will a Google Structured Data Testing Tool error for one item prevent getting a Rich Snippet for another item?

I have a WordPress website which, when run through the Google Structured Data Testing Tool, returns an error The property logo is not recognized by Google for an object of type WebPage. Do I need ...
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How to fix warning messages in the SDTT if the data is not available?

One of my client is e-commerce marketplace. For their offer listing pages, I have provided a JSON structured data Product markup using aggregateRating as follows: <script type="application/ld+json"...
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NewsArticle not validing: “The attribute image.width has an invalid value.”

I'm using Google's template to mark up my blog and it seems that if I were to change the value of the width/height, it instantly tells me: The attribute image.width has an invalid value. The ...
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Google SDTT doesn't accept SVG as image in 'Article'

Currently I'm creating a review website on which the items that are reviewed have their logo / main image as an SVG object. Unfortunately Google's Structured Data Testing Tool doesn't allow SVG as ...
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Google Structured Data Testing Tool gives “The URL is unreachable” error

The SDTT will not read my pages. No matter which subpage I try to fetch, I get the error: The URL is unreachable. Ensure robots.txt is accessible and the server is responding with a 200 status code....
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Schema Remote Review

I have set up an aggregate review on my footer, pulling review data from eKomi.co.uk. When I pass this through the Google Structured Data tester it complains about there being an aggregate review, but ...
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JSON-LD for event not needing tickets/performers

I'm currently developing a page for an upcoming unicycling competition where teams from all over the country attend and the entry is completely free for everyone. I tried to support my SEO by ...
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Personal blog using structured data fails validation on publisher

I am a private person, running a personal blog. There's no organisation nor profit behind the blog. Google Webmaster Tools tells me to add structured data in order to improve ratings and what not. ...
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Rich Snippets error: missing required field “name (fn)” when “fn” is defined

I'm getting these errors with Google Structured Data Testing Tool: Error: At least one field must be set for Hcard. Error: Missing required field "name (fn)". but the fn field is set. Also ...
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Putting 'Product' and 'breadcrumb' in the same JSON-LD tag

I hag a previous JSON-LD tag on my products page, which worked well (no errors, and 3 warnings in Google's Structured Data Testing Tool). <script type="application/ld+json"> { ...
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How to specify the business type of a LocalBusiness? (SDTT doesn't recognize a “Gardening” type)

Implementing Schema.org LocalBusiness in JSON-LD. The business is for a Gardening. How can I specify the TYPE to Gardening if it is not recognized in Google’s SDTT? So I use this: So where in ...
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Does Change in HTML hide aggregate rating in Google search results?

I have used schemes to show aggregate rating in Google search result: Few days before I changed some minor HTML in the frontend and saw that Google stopped showing the average rating in search ...
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Error “Incomplete microdata with schema.org” for Review

I have a product reviews on a site and I am adding Schema.org markup to the reviews. Here is the code I am using: <div class="blockquote-wrap"> <blockquote itemprop="review" itemscope ...
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Showing schema.org aggregate rating in Google rich snippets

After adding schema.org microdata markup for reviews and aggregate ratings, I expected review and rating information to show up in rich snippets. Unfortunately, neither are being shown. Google's ...
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Google search results not showing my events rich snippets but does in test tool

When I search on "tennessee basketball tournaments", I see my result, but my events dont show up. I believe I did everything right since this is an ajax page, but I tell Google that ...
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Why doesn't Google Structured Data Testing Tool load external JSON-LD files referenced in @context?

While playing with Google Structured Data Testing Tool, I noticed that it can handle inline @context in JSON-LD alright: { "@context": { "Product": "https://example.com/Product", "...
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Which JSON-LD version SDTT uses

Google Structured Data Testing Tool (SDTT) invalidates the JSON-LD where as jsonlint and jsonplayground for version 1.1 (https://json-ld.org/playground-dev/) validates below. { "@context": { "@...
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Tag property og:type not recognized by the Structured Data Tool

I am currently adding some Schema.org properties on a website and in order to validate my work, I am parsing all pages in Google’s Structured Data Testing Tool. Everything is fine except for one thing,...
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How do I make Google show rich snippets in the search results now that I have implemented structured data?

I have written and inserted Google Search Gallery scripts into our website so that to see article carousels, company logo, info, etc in the search results. Now when I search specific keywords I don't ...
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Google Testing Tool reports error on Schema.org “location”

I am testing Microdata + Schema.org for an Event but the Google Testing Tool says the location is missing although it's been provided. Any idea what I am messing up? <div itemscope itemtype="http:...
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Not able to see structered data in search results even when it looks fine in the Google Structured Data Testing Tool

My website uses structured data schema. It is showing up correctly in the Google Structured Data Testing Tool. It still is not showing in search results. Why is that and what can I do about it?
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Implementing structured data for FAQ/QA, getting hit with “Exactly one Question expected on page for QAPage” warning

I am trying to implement a Q&A section for my recipe blog post based on the directions here. As it is with every FAQ, I have several questions and answers, but structured data testing tools ...