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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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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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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 ...
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How to tell search engine that 'this website/this businss/ is the item being reviewed?

I want my client reviews, on my own site, to be in review scheme - https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/reviews#review-snippets I have to include itemReviewed and I guess I should ...
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Google's Featured Rich snippets ratings for organisation not being showed on Google Search [duplicate]

I have added Schema Code (Json Ld) for organisation with ratings, there's no error in the Structured data testing tool + it shows correctly in the preview result. But even then the Ratings are not ...
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Even after a year Google is not showing breadcrumbs with the site name instead of the URL in search results

We have had this for a year now and the Site Name still isnt showing in the search results breadcrumb, just the URL. Can someone take a look at my page and mark up and verify my site looks OK? ...
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Data-Vocabulary.org for product reviews — Will reviews show up in search results?

My question is about Data-Vocabulary.org vs Schema.org. I'm working on an e-commerce site right now and we've implemented product reviews. The app we are using to do so structures the data with Data-...
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How to add categories snippet to search result

There's that green structure link in search results, like seen below: When I'm looking at the HTML of that page, there's just a simple place at the bottom with categories: <tbody> <tr ...
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Does Google pick and choose which rich snippets to display on their search results?

For example, if my website's listings properly display the breadcrumbs rich snippet, but do not show the aggregate star rating rich snippet, should I assume it is something in the structure or is ...
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Include the homepage or not in breadcrumbs?

According to the Google guidelines for breadcrumbs using Schema.org markup the first breadcrumbs trail should NOT be the homepage. I tried using this markup and using the first trail as the homepage ...
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Using URL without query parameter for Sitelinks Searchbox?

All the examples I see to attempt to gain a search box in sitelinks in the SERPs use a target URL that has a URL parameter like so: https://example.com/search?q={search-string} Can any URL be used ...
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What is the impact of structured metadata on SEO?

I saw Google's highlighter tool on Google Webmasters and it helps me setup Page MetaData. If I rank myself 5 out of 5 stars, will it increase my ranking? I have a professional website that I'm ...
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0 Rich Cards but 1k+ Structured Data

I have a WordPress multisite network. The three sites have content in WooCommerce, Directory Listing, Q&A, hundreds of posts etc. I am using Yoast SEO plugin. My site is working from last 6 months ...
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Rating in Google Search [duplicate]

How to let the review rating appear in Google Search as follows?
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Does the rich snippet have to be present visually on the published page? [duplicate]

I installed a Wordpress plugin "All In One Schema.org Rich Snippets." To show rich snippets in search results. When I publish items, it shows a rich snippet area below the article. Can I hide that ...
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Will providing structured video data when only a video thumbnail is shown still show rich snippets on Google?

My client wants to have a video thumbnail on their website that when clicked will open up a modal with the video embedded. We want to put structured data on the video but, because the video is not ...
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SERP - Google Rich Snippets showing the wrong date for updated post

When I update my post, changing the date of publication, Google News reads me the right date and Google SERP classic not (as you can see in the pictures). What am I doing wrong? Here is my code: &...
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Google Rich Snippets showing the wrong date only for landing pages

I noticed today that rich snippets belonging to my landing pages are showing an incorrect date. In the screenshot provided above, you can see that the bitbond landing page is showing the 22nd of ...
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Should I implement hResume microformat for my CV? [closed]

I am revamping my site and making it more Google friendly. I have implemented a few rich snippets already and now wondering whether it's worthy enough to make my online resume hResume compatible to be ...
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Does adding schema.org questions schema enhance SEO of my page?

I have user generated questions and answers on my site. Should we add https://schema.org/Question schema on this ? What would be the SEO implications of adding this schema ? Any example site that ...
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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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Google Tag Manager Custom HTML Page View URL Equals Trigger not Working

I've just started using Tag Manager combined with Schema JSON-LD for the first time. I am attempting to use Custom HTML but have hit a brick wall when attempting to assign Custom HTML to a URL based ...
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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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Microdata markup for product with multiple variants on the same page

Currently we have microdata on ecommerce product page, for things like description, price and other item level data. However, we'd like to also markup the individual variants. Specifically, we sell ...
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Rich Snippet is not Live? It's been 5 months now. What could be the reason [closed]

It's been 5 months that we have implemented Rich snippet on my website. But, the schema is not live. Can anybody please tell me what could be the reason for that. Please give me suggestions to modify ...
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Google Manual Penalty has been lifted but rich snippets in the search results are not back to normal

We had certain features like breadcrumbs, stars, the knowledge graph etc in the SERP's but we made a mistake and gained a manual penalty for spammy schema. This has been resolved and the manual ...
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Is there a way to specify an image for Bing to use in search snippets

Bing will sometimes display an image from a webpage as part of the snippet when listing that page in search results, but oftentimes it seems to be grabbing an image from the page with "logo" in the ...
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Structured data. Img. Width

With structured data and img width and height, Google says "number required". Does it mean that Google only accepts the numbers in pixels? https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/articles ...
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GSC Structured Data error for “Missing: homeLocation”

Although we didn't do any changes, this new error appeared in the GSC Structured Data section: I don't really get what it means. There are many fields for Schema.org, is homeLocation suddenly a ...
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Is using AggregateRating on a category page adhering to Google Schema Guidelines?

I understand that not everyone uses Schema.org mark-up correctly but I wanted some clarification on AggregatedRating. I often see many companies using this on their category pages to receive stars in ...
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Alternate places to put structured data

I am going to be putting some products structured data onto my site, however I cannot access the HTML of an individual page due to the CMS I am using. So my question is this; Where can I place this ...
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Notification of structured data quality guidelines penalty, but no manual action

I got a notification in Google's Search Console stating: Google has detected structured markup on some of your pages that violates our structured data quality guidelines. In order to ensure ...
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Review Snippet on Homepage using Google + Review

I am trying to put the Review of my Google + to my Website. How should I do it? I must be look like this: Please Help Me.