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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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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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Google Data Highlighter | Missing Tags

I'm using Google Data Highlighter for the first time and I'm not sure what I'm doing. I have a one page bootstrap/jquery/html product page that gives all the specs on a specific kitchen appliance. ...
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Which structured data type for tide information on AMP pages?

I have a website which displays tide times for various locations, and recently added AMP (accelerated mobile pages) content. Currently, there is no structured data, and Google have made a ...
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Only 350 of 250k pages show strucutured data for organization/website in Google Search Console

I am using Organization/Website schema across the app which is the same for every page. We have around 250k so there should be 250k markups showing up. Note: On testing with schema markup ...
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Structured data error “Missing: author” and “Missing: updated” in search console

In search console, it is showing following errors: Missing: author Missing: updated Errors are shown for 2 pages: "about us" and "disclaimer" page. I'm using "all in one schema.org rich ...
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Should the “Website” structured data be used only on the homepage?

I have combined the following json scripts into a single one as I found this should be the best practice: https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/sitename https://developers.google.com/...
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Should I use the navigation schema on faceted navigation and footer navigation?

I am in the process of updating the structured data on my site and added the siteNavigationElement schema to top category navigation on my page. I was wondering if it is beneficial or if it is ...
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Adding a price range instead of a single price to a product with Open Graph

The Facebook Open Graph prescribes that price of products can be specified this way: <head prefix="og: http://ogp.me/ns# product: http://ogp.me/ns/product#"> ... <meta property="og:...
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are multiple descriptions in product schema type a bad thing

I noticed a website used the product schema type to mark up their product and used more than 1 description. Is this a bad thing? Are there any benefits from this?
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Google structured data item count doesn't increase as new pages are indexed

I added structured data on a site I manage months ago and although it is getting indexed at the rate of approx 25 items per day the item count doesn't seem to grow. According to the graph it is ...
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Does redirecting root folder to subdirectory affect SEO?

I'm developing a very simple static website for my band (only four pages) and I'm currently struggling with structured data markup. Right now my website hierarchy looks like this: / /home/ /music/ /...
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Discrepancy between Search Console and Structured Data Testing Tool

I have 200+ errors flagging in Search Console > Search Appearance > Structured Data These are all hentry errors that say 'Missing:updated'. When testing live in the Structure Data Testing Tool, no ...
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For an Internet-only business, should I use the schema.org type Organization or LocalBusiness? [duplicate]

I have an Internet-only business and am trying to determine which schema.org type to use: Organization or LocalBusiness. I did some research on Google and found that LocalBusiness appears to be a ...
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Is using aggregate rating structured data for every page considered spam?

I am working on a new website. It's a website with videos. On every video page below the video frame the visitors will have the possibility to rate the video between 1 and 5 stars. The rating will be ...
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How long it takes for Google to see structured data after update?

In Search Console I receive: We do not detect any structured data on your site But the Structured data testing tool shows it all perfectly. I've added (resubmitted) manually a new sitemap (~100 ...
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Review Schemas not showing for home page [duplicate]

Hope you all having a wonderful day and crunching some SEO. I am trying to get review schema appear for my client's website. The schema has been implemented correctly (tested using data structure tool)...
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Structured Data error for “Missing: homeLocation” [duplicate]

Structured Data error for “Missing: homeLocation” i have try setting all i could but still this error is still showing please how and where can i solve this issues someone should help me out pls and ...
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Schema - How To Reference Internal Review Stars On Every Page?

I am fairly new to structured data markup and I have decided implement a review/star rating system on my website for my clients to leave reviews for my services. I will be using software called "...
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Google structured data on homepage doesn’t lead to Knowledge Graph info

We have a website and a few months ago I added the structured data code to its home page (as Google documentations guided me) but I still not get any changes in google search result. This is what I ...
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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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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 ...