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Questions tagged [rich-snippets]

A description shown in search engine result pages about a website that is better quality than just a few lines of text.

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Should we use “sameAs” to point to our own review page?

We have various landing pages, on which we show an aggregate review (obviously with the hopes of it getting a rich star rating snippet on Google's results pages). Since we do not display the reviews ...
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Can I add third party reviews to our site for the purpose of aggregate review ratings without triggering duplicate content penalties? [duplicate]

Is there a good way to display reviews that people have left on sites like Yelp, City Search, Google, etc on your own website without triggering duplicate content issues? It's hard to get reviews, ...
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Rich Snippets only appear with “site:” search in Google

I am confused about the rich data results that Google displays. I run an e-commerce store and am trying to get search results, that return products, to show pricing, stock, rating etc. I have run ...
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Google Schema.org tag for site ratings/reviews not working [duplicate]

I've added Schema.org tags in order to show star ratings in Google Search like in the screenshot: I've added the below code: <script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "http://...
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Structured data on brand category pages

I am a bit confused on how to implement rich snippets for our e-commerce website. I know how to implement rich snippets for our product pages but not for our category pages. We use the following type ...
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Do AggregateRatings counts in Recipes need to be in Review markup?

If you look at the recipe rich result documentation for aggregateRating, it says to Follow the Review snippet guidelines and list of required and recommended AggregateRating properties. Common ...
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Will Google Search penalize a sudden increase of reviews?

I have a site with reviews / ratings. Now I have a lot of ratings to import from a gdocs survey and I need to update the total of aggregate ratings to include this new data. Today I have, let's say, ...
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Google's review rich result with “reviews” instead of “votes”

I wanted to show the Ratings on Google Search result but caught up in type selection for ratings. We wanted to show our Reviews as Review Rating: but for some reason, they were appearing as Vote ...
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Schema.org Event does not appear in Google Search and Bing [duplicate]

I always wondered how freelancers and businesses add their events to Google and Bing to make them searchable like this: Finally I found some forum explaining that Google read them from JSON-LD format ...
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Can two Product schema.org elements be combined with an @id attribute?

Supposing I have a product detail page on my shopping website where 2 seperate schema.org Product elements have been defined with JSON-LD: <script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context":...
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Structured data product markup for e-commerce marketplace where there are multiple sellers for single product

I want to apply structured data product markup for a marketplace website. I have a page where five sellers are selling the same product. Each seller has different price and different rating. The ...
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LocalBusiness markup without the image of the company, can I always use the same generic icon?

I am developing a business directory website for my client, I am implementing in every page containing a company the LocalBusiness markup. The problem is that Google requires in order to pass the ...
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How can I show coupon codes from my site in the search results?

I've recently seen an increase in this type of search result: But cannot find any documentation on how to show this. Does it use meta tags or Open Graph properties?
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How to rank price list of different automobile variant in google featured snippet results?

We have an automobile pricing website. We want to show prices of all variants of cars in the featured snippet query. For example, if someone types "bmw x3 price" in google search, we want to show ...
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Why did my site votes (stars) disappeared from Google SERP?

I figured out that my website stars disappeared suddenly. What should I do to get my website votes (stars) back? My website stars had been removed since 1 month ago. My website is WordPress and I am ...
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How can I make sure that I am not penalized for using Google Rich Snippets?

I am using the WordPress plugin Yasr – Yet Another Stars Rating which is used to provide star ratings. It works fine but one of the users of this plugin posted following review: BEWARE of this ...
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Structured data testing tool is showing preview for rich result, but rich result test says “Page not eligible for rich results known by this test”

Google's structured data testing tool is showing a preview for the type http://schema.org/Course, but the rich result test shows Page not eligible for rich results known by this test Any idea ...
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Google structured data AggregateRating works in page but not in another [duplicate]

I'm trying to put Google structured data in my website but it works for one page but not another. However I have the same HTML code for Google tags and Google structured data tester gives me the same ...
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Multiple Schema.org events, and what is an “event”

I want to use a schema for a travel event, a guided tour, but I am a bit confused with Google Developers line: Don’t promote non-event products or services such as "Trip package: San Diego/LA, 7 ...
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Rich Snippet is not showing [duplicate]

I have applied a structured aggregate rating to my website using Schema.org after that rating and review were showing in google search result. but after a couple of months, rich snippets are not ...
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Is original review box necessary on post when using All In One Schema Rich Snippets?

I want to add reviews to my posts and wish to use All In One Schema Rich Snippets plugin. Using the plugin shows a review box at the end of the post. I am using Thrive architect and will add a ...
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Will a separate JSON-LD snippet help in enhancing latest NewsArticle on homepage?

Although I mark-up all my NewsArticle items using JSON-LD, but I want to know that if for the homepage till the time the latest articles remain on the homepage (usually 24hrs), will it be good (Google ...
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Home page showing as first link after domain name in SERPs

I've just noticed Google is displaying the breadcrumbs as domain name > home > page on internal pages. In my mind it should be: domain name > page without the "Home" displayed. See screen ...
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Is it necessary to block googlebot and googlebot-video to block video crawl?

We have problem with declining CTR caused by unwanted video snippet on SERP. Therefore we have taken measure to block the Googlebot from crawling our video file. User-Agent: Googlebot Disallow: /*....
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JobPosting structured data if user input is incomplete/incorrect [closed]

I have a job portal job website that lets employers post their vacancies. My question is regarding some information required to generate the structured data for search engines and in specific for the ...
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Does JSON-LD structured data work with Google Plus shared website link snippets too?

I just recently switched my Web ID card (i.e. my primary web profile) website, over from Microdata to JSON-LD to get better, more fine-grained control over the structured data appearance, on Google ...
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Are URLs containing a slug but no directory (slash) OK for SEO and rich snippets?

I have single URL style for multiple different content types: /question-title-1 /article-title-2 The questions have rich snippets for nostar voting and the articles have star voted rich snippets. I ...
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How does Google determine which search engine to redirect to when using Sitelinks Searchbox rich snippets?

We are specifying internal search in our structured data: But, when people search in the sitelinks searchbox, they get redirected to: Search term site:ourbrand.com I am actually happy with this but ...
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Why would Google give rich snippets to a non canonical URL but the canonical never displays them?

Various parameters slightly adapt my page's content such as ?showreviewsall or ?filterresults. All pages with parameters point to the canonical through a canonical tag. Since the beginning, Google ...
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Tracking rich snippet impressions

Is there a way to track specifically how often a page from my website appears in a Google rich snippet? Or will this number just be added to the total impressions number?
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Recipe snippet showing no or wrong image

I have a Hungarian recipe site, using a WordPress theme called Neptune. The theme has Google recipe snippet support, but almost half of my recipes don't show up with image in Google Search. The ...
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How can I get product prices to appear in Google reviews using rich snippets in WooCommerce? [closed]

I am looking to have the product prices appear as part of the product description on Google via Rich Snippets. Currently, if someone reviews any of my products, the average rating shows up in the ...
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Schema and Rich Snippets for embedded YouTube videos in an onclick iframe player?

My site has YouTube thumbnails that when clicked, load a 90% full screen overlay on the page with the youtube video in an iframe. JavaScript creates the iframe and the video is played. So the videos ...
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Can you see historical Google search results to compare new schema to old display?

We have implemented the structured data to a client's website. So instead of a boring link on Google, it shows a menu, map, etc. The client wants to know what this link looked like before. We went ...
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Schema.org’s vs. Google’s rules for JobPosting

I was poking around on the Google developer site and came across the Structured Data Markup for Job Posting. I would like to take advantage of Structured Data for my job postings. I plan on using ...
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How would I list my online freelance services as an “online business” and not “LocalBusiness” in rich snippets?

I currently use LocalBusiness as Schema.org type and I feel it's decreasing my search engine rankings due to it being only "local". My freelance services span an entire state and is not restricted ...
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How do I implement structured data for questions and answers to get “Best Answer” rich snippets in Google?

I want to get rich snippets in Google for Q&A like StackOverflow. How do I do this? What structured data do I need? Here is the screenshot:
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How to get product carousel in the Google search results that the Google documentation says is only for news articles?

In this picture, in the carousel cards all link to the same website. How to get this carousel? I searched and found that it is available only for NewsArticle schema, but the pages are of Product ...
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Rich snippets on product category page without AggregateRating

In the past we used rich snippets on product category pages (filtered themed product list) For this we listed from-to price. Description. Thumbs. Availability. And AggregateRating. AggregateRating ...
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Product carousel in the Google Search sidebar

What type of markup should a website use to have such a snippet in Google search results? In particular I mean the carousel with arrows. Can't find an example. (Link to search results. Seems like ...
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What if set ratingValue always 5 in AggregateRating?

I have 2 questions and wondered why nobody raised the issue of this. What if I set aggregateRating by schema.org as I wish and always get 5 stars in Google search results ? Moreover, I can easily ...
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How to mark up the “isAccessoryOrSparePartFor” property for a replacement part?

I want to create a rich snippet for a replacement valve for a kitchen faucet. How do I associate that part to the parent product using Microdata and the isAccessoryOrSparePartFor property? This is ...
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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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How to find out percentage of indexed results in Google with rich snippets?

I would like to see how many results have their content marked up with Google showing results with rich snippets. Is there a site search operator that I could use (site:example.com)? Is this ...
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What should be the structure of the URL to enable indexing of location, time specific events? [closed]

I have a website that lists movie showtimes, https://example.com/. I want to use JSON-LD to provide information about ScreeningEvent (from Schema.org). I'd like to index events presented on movie ...
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Google customer rating tags no triggering rich snippets in Google search results [closed]

We previously had a working rating review displayed when you search in Google. This worked for more than a year but has now stopped working for the last couple of weeks. The mark up that we are using ...
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Can schema.org ReadAction be a URL where the book can be purchased? [closed]

Google specifies that ReadAction is a required property for a valid workExample A valid workExample is a hardcover book. Since you can't read a hardcover book online, does that mean that a valid ...
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How do I stop Google featured snippets mixing my content up with another website?

On searching for 'fiduciary duty' I found that an image from a page on my site is shown alongside text from another site in a featured snippet. Search for 'fiduciary duty' in Google. The featured ...
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What is a newslist in Google Search results?

I asked on Google's forum why rich snippets weren't showing for my site to which I got a reply that they show up for rich results such as a news list or carousel. Whats a news list? Source.
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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 ...