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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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Can organizations no longer be authors (Google schema reviews)?

I've noticed in the last few months after Google restricted schema review stars in certain cases that another side effect seems to have happened: If a review "author" is marked up as an Organization,...
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Issue of thumbnails in mobile search results snippets [on hold]

Please help me understand how google is picking up images for mobile search results differently for profile pages having the same structure. Ref URLs: https://www.mckinsey.com/our-people/chris-...
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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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Using the FAQ schema doesn't show a rich snippet in Google Search results

I put the FAQ schema code on my single page (WordPress) and it doesn't display on Google result. The code is right but I don't know why it doesn't work. <!-- FAQ schema--> <?php if(...
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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 to serve Review and Rating to google after algorithm update [closed]

Recently, Google announced that it wont show Review rich snippets if they are "self-serving". When a review about entity A is placed on the website of entity A - either directly in their markup ...
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Google Search Console: ID mising for breadcrumbs?

I have gotten a large numner of errors in the console this morning telling me that none of my breadcrumbs contain an ID. This is true, but it has never been required before. If I add an ID property ...
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How ensure that user lands scrolled down to the section of the page as shown in Google's featured snippet or description?

I have observed that google picks content from our page and shows it as a featured snippet. But once the user opens the link, the content in the featured snippet is at the bottom which would make it ...
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Star rating not showing in rich snippets [duplicate]

We've recently been doing a lot of work on our site's SEO (www.betterthanreviews.com). We recently did a push to update the rich snippets breadcrumb, meta description, and star rating. After giving ...
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Can display:none CSS be used on a div with a rich snippet?

I'd like to use the following code: <div itemprop="aggregateRating" itemscope itemtype="https://schema.org/AggregateRating"> <div> <span itemprop="ratingValue">[rating]<...
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Can I use JSON-LD for Products while using MICRODATA for Reviews?

The Reviews are included as dynamic data in an iframe so we do not have access to the main page to add the JSON-LD. If that doesn't work, I'd appreciate suggestions for an alternate approach.
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Can Item Types Inherit Item Properties From Other Item Types?

I'm looking to start incorporating "Structured Data", "Rich Snippets", or whatever terms may be associated with the schema.org vocabulary. I'm specifically interested in microdata rules. Most of the ...
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Implement review schema on about page to get star rich snippets and have “sameAs” markup on your home page to get the stars for that too?

A few months back I started up a new project and I would like to use rich snippets now. In specific, I would like to implement a possibility of giving my business a rating on a specific page (let's ...
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Rich Snippet last breadcrumb is not appearing in search result

I am struggling with rich snippet for breadcrumbs and how these appear in the Google SERP <ul class="breadcrumbs colored-links" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/BreadcrumbList"> <li ...
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How do I get Google rich snippet and structure data working for my blogger blog?

I don't know much about html but I have once got my post on how to carry out some steps featured with Google rich snippet by editing the post in HTML using schema.org markup but later got some how-to ...
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Product rich result for more than one product on a product page

I have multiple products that are the same with the exemption of the size of the product. Is there a way that I can have them all on the same product page with adding the schema?
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Q&A Schema doesn't recognize title

{ "@context": "http://schema.org", "@type": "QAPage", "mainEntity": { "@type": "Question", "name": "اقدام برای بارداری بچه پسر", "keywords": "اقدام بارداری , تعیین جنسیت", "...
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AggregateRating rich result not showing the rating value, only votes

I have had the AggregateRating schema for the last month now and a couple of weeks back, the stars and the votes started to show on search results. But, one thing's missing and that's the rating value....
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Schema.org for educational software

My small company develops educational software that teaches algebra, geometry, and other math subjects. The software is designed for desktop Windows PCs. We have a website through which we sell the ...
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Google Rich Snippet for GTIN & SKU numbers

I see with Google that you can add rich snippits for SKUs, GTINs (barcode numbers): https://developers.google.com/structured-data/rich-snippets/products Here's an example of what I'm thinking of ...
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Can I use BreadcrumbList Structured Data on my site if I don't display a breadcrumb trail on the page or in my URL structure?

I have read that breadcrumbs help Google understand the structure of your site better so I would like to implement it on mine. However, I don't currently have a breadcrumb trail that's visible on the ...
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How can I create breadcrumbs with Google support?

I have never dealt with SEO before, and I found out recently that breadcrumbs have a connection with SEO. I would like to use the JSON-LD method, but I do not understand something - my question is: ...
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How can I influence what Google shows under the rich result “Latest from [domain.com]”?

For the website that I am working on, Google has been displaying for a while a rich result consisting of three cards under the title "Latest from [name of the website]". The problem with these ...
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Schema Multiple Areas Served (AreaServed)

You may have noticed my recent activity on Pro Webmasters with various Schema and JSON-LD related questions in related to my increasing my Local SEO presence. I have just been working on the adding ...
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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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Homepage Rich Snippet Star Ratings not showing in Google SERP

I have added Schema Aggregate Rating Reviews to my site and I can confirm that Google's Rich Snippet Testing Tool has no issues with my code. After waiting some time Google has enabled review stars on ...
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Can I duplicate product schema markup on my home page because Google is preferring to rank my home page for product terms?

I have a website with product pages that have Schema markup. Unfortunately, my home page ranks better for my main product's search term, but Google's search snippets don't show the product image, ...
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Schema.org for individuals who offer a service (like Uber drivers)

Schema.org includes "provider":"person or organization" for @Type "Service". But what about reviewing these services offered? { "@context": "http://schema.org", "@type": "Service", "...
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Did anyone experience negative SERP movement after implementing rel=author?

I am not interested in why I don't see the picture in SERPs. So I know this is borderline off-limits but I turned every stone in the web (including DDgo) trying to find anybody experiencing a worse ...
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2 LocalBusiness schema markups on same location page

We have a company with multiple locations around the U.S. When we built our website we used a Google My Business reviews plugin to dynamically pull in reviews from our Google My Business page. Within ...
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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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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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SiteNavigationElement schema worth using?

https://schema.org/SiteNavigationElement Does this Schema.org markup mean your sitelinks from your nav are shown in Google? Or is this completely unrelated?
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Does Google pull ratings from Google My Business and show rating in SERPs or only with Schema.org?

I manage a low volume website, but with good SERP position. So far I have only a few reviews in Google My Business (GMB). My primary question is, does Google use the reviews/stars from GMB in the ...
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What is appropriate video structured data when using HLS or Dash?

This is an example of standard structured data for video by Google: { "@context": "https://schema.org", "@type": "VideoObject", "name": "...", "description": "...", "thumbnailUrl": "...", ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...