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Questions tagged [structured-data]

Structured Data is information that is processed, defined, or formatted based on a predetermined set of rules or guidelines. Typically the defined structure allows for streamlined use of such data because of its high-level of organization.

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Unverified Twitter accounts in Google Knowledge Graph panels? [closed]

It appears that Google is now showing unverified Twitter profiles in their Google Knowledge Graph panels in Google Search. As an example search Gabe Newell, which shows an unverified Twitter account ...
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Should I remove the description/keywords meta tags if I want to use structured data markups (JSON-LD)?

I run a static HTML website for my small business. It is designed in Artisteer 4 and basic HTML comes from it. Should I remove meta name=description and meta name=keywords if I want to use structured ...
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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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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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Will a breadcrumb error in structured data markup result in Google not displaying my rich snippet?

Will a breadcrumb error in structured data markup cause Google not to show that rich snippet? I use Schema App, but then I got the premium version of Yoast SEO and I noticed the problem when I test ...
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Google Search Console reports empty brand and model of product

Google Search Console: Structured Data > Product (markup: schema.org) Parsed in Google: Brand and model JSON: "brand":{ "@type":"Thing", "name":"Volkswagen" }, "model":{ "@...
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Google mark spam if the review html markup is hidden for paginating - Structured data

Recently I got below message from google in Webmasters Manual Actions tab: Site-wide matches Affects Spammy structured markup Markup on some pages on this site appears to use techniques ...
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JSON-LD GTM Tag for BlogPosting

I'd like to do schema markup for my wordpress blog in Google Tag Manager. I've integrated the variables for Image url and Date Published into my JSON-LD GTM Tag, but I get an error in the Google ...
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Do I need JSON-LD on all pages or just the home page?

Below is an example of the JSON-LD I've added to my home page (company name removed). My question, is it generally recommended that this be added to all pages of a site, or just the home page? <...
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How to add reviews from Facebook to Google

I have a website which I created with WordPress. I want to know how to add reviews from Facebook in Google search. Also I want to know is there any way to show recent posts using Google business. ...
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Using mySql database data directly into generating articles for my website? (newbie, needs to know where to start))

Hi all I am fairly new to web development, I've made a couple of my own sites over the years with simple html tables and free webhosts. This time, I have decided to try to host my own site using WAMP ...
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Tags that can be added to drive organic SEO [closed]

Just working on a page template just wondered if there is any more useful tags/codes that can be added to drive organic SEO. We are planning to use Google/Bing Adwords, Google Merchant as well for ...
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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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Can Google read structured data that is written by JavaScript depending on the URL parameters?

Is it possible to create a page with different structured data depending on the URL parameters? According to Google: Also, Google can read JSON-LD data when it is dynamically injected into the ...
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How to use structured data for video list pages?

I have a video sharing website. How can i use structured data for the pages that contain list of videos? I read google guideline about list of items: https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-...
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In the schema for an article page, what markup should I use for links to other articles?

I believe I understand how to set up the structured data for an article page. But I have links in these articles to 1) other articles on my site, and 2) articles on other external sites. I know I can ...
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Will using Product Ontology’s “Real_estate” type help SEO?

How advisable is this type of structured data to be used? http://www.productontology.org/doc/Real_estate
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Google rich cards requested dateCreated for movies, but it is not published?

We have a website that focuses on movies. In Google Search Console > Rich Cards they requested dateCreated for movies, but this information is not published anywhere? (IMDb, official website, ...
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“video markup” vs “video sitemap”

I already implemented a video sitemap, based on Google's recommendation. Now, I am reading about video markups. The only information, I got on the relationship of both approaches to each other, is: ...
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JSON-LD detected by the structured data validation tool, but not by the search console

My problem I have added JSON-LD structured data to my site about a local software conference. The markup is valid in Google's on Structured Data Testing Tool. Structured Data Testing Tool However, ...
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Google Search Console does ot recognize JSON-LD dynamically added to head in angular app

In my Angular(v1) application, I have a directive that on routeChanging event, remove last added JSON-LDs and add JSON-LD of that page to head element. // .. some codes here angular.element('....
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Technical documentation - Course or Product?

Planning structured data for my technical documentation website, I stuck on the decision how described components should be presented. I consider Course versus Product (from schema.org). Or is there ...
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Google Search Console is reporting an hAtom error for every page on my site

Whenever I publish a new article to my site, Google reports a new error by default in Search Console. I don't see what the issue is. How do I fix this?
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Quotes with HTML attribute problem showing up in Google's data highlighter

We have a Bengali website and there are some category pages for art and literature. When we are using any narration with "example" quotes, it's showing errors in Google Search Console Data ...
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Using Product Structured Data when not selling online

I'm currently working on a site that sells expensive but very niche products that have to be specified to a certain specification before being made to order. We will never sell these products to the ...
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Can I mix Microdata and JSON-LD on the same page for different entity

My website is using JSON-LD and Microdata. For example, in BreadcrumbList, I have used Microdata format, and for others (like Organization, TouristAttraction) JSON-LD has been used. Can I mix ...
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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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<meter> element’s value is not recognized in structured data

According to the Microdata specification, If the <meter> element has the [value] attribute and it is an itemprop, then the itemprop value should be the value of that [value] attribute. <div ...
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Nesting Product in AggregateRating

Our site is a review site, not a shop. We have 'product description' pages that list product information with a bunch of user reviews. At the top you can see the product, its price, and the aggregate ...
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Can using structured data markup on the same content on multiple pages negatively impact SEO?

I am implementing Schema.org structured data on our ecommerce reviews site. On product review pages one can see many reviews (which are annotated with structured data). But these reviews also appear ...
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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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Google Structured Data Testing Tool is repeatedly warning me about failing to include mainEntityOfPage in JSON-LD

Have I misunderstood what mainEntityOfPage represents in schema.org? I thought it told user-agents what the parent page of a given entity is, if the entity being described by structured data is the ...
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Google Structured Data Testing Tool Repeat Error: “The URL could not be rendered. Some markup may be missing.”

When using Google's Structured Data Testing Tool, I consistently get the error: The URL could not be rendered. Some markup may be missing. I have identified and fixed all of the structured data ...
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Unbound voting with Schema.org

I use SoftwareSourceCode structures in my pages, I include aggregateRating as such: <div itemscope="itemscope" itemtype="http://schema.org/SoftwareSourceCode"> <span itemprop="...
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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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How to use JSON-LD in my page that already have content?

I have a website that I created just to test my CSS, JS and PHP skills. I have written data in simple HTML tags. Now I heard about Microdata, RDFa and JSON-LD. And Google recommends using JSON-LD for ...
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Nonexistent structured data errors shown in Google Search Console

I am discovering Google Search Console, and I have found that my blog seems to have many errors on Google's Structured Data register (microformats.org): When I make any live test in one of this pages,...
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(The attribute image.itemtype has an invalid value.) [duplicate]

<img itemprop="image" alt="Picture." src="http://www.websitename.com/img/picture.jpg"/> Here's my code. (Microdata). It gives me a warning on Googles Structured data testing tool.
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Structured Data Breadcrumb errors: title and url is missing

I just ran a test and I received two errors on all my product pages in the breadcrumb (2) section of Googl Structured Data Tool test. It says Breadcrumb 2 has missing title and url. When i click on ...
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Schema.org and SEO

Is Schema.org structured data (in Microdata, JSON-LD, or RDFa) relevant for SEO? I know that structured data can provide benefits in other areas, but here I’m only asking about its significance for ...
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Are open graph tags considered structured data?

I've heared that open graph tags are part of microformat which are a structured data. But Google says here: We do not support variants of the META tag, such as the use of property instead of name. ...
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Can meta tags replace structured data for Google News articles?

I've a news website included in Google News. I've used to use hEntry schema to give my news articles the structured data of articles. Now I want to remove my structured data tags/attributes and rely ...
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Structured Data (schema.org) ItemList, Article, or both?

I am adding structured data to a new page which could sensibly be defined as either an article (http://schema.org/Article) or an Item List (http://schema.org/ItemList), as it is a news article about a ...
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Why Google Structure Data Tools is Showing SiteNavigationElement Twice?

I have submitted Site Navigation Element (Structure Data) through the plugin to my website. Plugin I am using is "Schema.org Settings List." While I have run the website in structre data testing tool, ...
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Microdata markup for a chemical substance?

I'm trying to add Microdata markup to a table of properties of a chemical substance. Below is a sample of some of the properties of one of the chemical substances I'm trying to markup. I'm not ...
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How can I check if my metadata tags for Google Scholar work?

I’m creating a site where I would like to use tags for indexing my pages on Google Scholar, but I don’t know if my tags works. Should we use https://search.google.com/structured-data/testing-tool/ ...
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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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What is “spore:outlink_count” in Google Search Console's product structured data section?

I have notice something on my site structured data: spore:outlink_count:13 I don't have idea about this but I came across it today. Does anyone know about this one? If someone know about this please ...
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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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Schema markup for list of brands offered by a business

I am looking at marking up a list of brands offered by the business, for example (Nike Logo) Nike (adidas Logo) adidas (Puma Logo) Puma Each of these link to the brand products sold. What would be ...