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What is the difference between Microdata and Microformats?

Both are solutions for semantically annotating your content, but in very different ways: Microdata extends HTML5 (e.g., by introducing new attributes like itemprop), while Microformats only uses ...
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Structured data for FAQ page?

There is this: https://schema.org/QAPage and these: https://schema.org/Question + https://schema.org/Answer Which you can indeed use … and validate: https://search.google.com/structured-data/...
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Structured data for FAQ page?

The vocabulary Schema.org has the types Question and Answer (added in version 1.1 from 2014-04-04). This is not only for Q&A sites, but also for FAQs, as Question explicitly mentions (bold ...
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Is there a representative logo for Structured Data which can be used on icons?

Semantic Web The W3C provides Semantic Web logos. Here are the versions without the W3C logo: (usage guidelines) But in my experience, these logos are used to represent the concept, they don’t ...
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Maximizing Structured Data (Schema.org) in an Artist's Page

May be this example will help you <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/VisualArtwork"> <link itemprop="sameAs" href="http://rdf.freebase.com/rdf/m.0439_q" /> <h1 ...
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Webmasters hentry error and authorless pages

This issue is rather common and found in mostly poorly edited or made WordPress themes. entry-title, updated and author are all related to the Hatom markup which requires hentry to included above the ...
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Proper Microformats for a 1-100 and or a 1-10 rating

Google supports a wide range of ratingValues should it be 1-5, 1-6, 1-10 or even a 1000. You do however have to use bestRating since Google assumes 5 by default. It's very flexible and can even start ...
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Which is better for SEO HTML tables vs un ordered lists

There is no advantage of using unordered lists vs tables for SEO purposes, as far as my research has led me to believe. On the other hand, since you are using list items to simulate table rows, I ...
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Are microformats prefered by Google over structured data markup?

Before structured data Google preferred microformats. They still do, but for things like last modified, quick overview of categories, site content update status, or other legacy knowns. It's almost ...
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Are microformats prefered by Google over structured data markup?

Google has been promoting Schema.org as the preferred vocabulary for structured data. According to their Structured Data Policies: The data may be embedded in your webpage using any of three ...
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hEntry microformats tags within <meta class="entry-title>title</meta>

Google only wants you to mark up data that is visible to the user. See their Microformat quality guidelines: Markup should not be used to hide content not visible to users in any form, since it ...
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How do you get ecommerce stuff into an organic listing?

@closetnoc appears to be right that these are not rich snippets but what are called featured snippets. These snippets appear to be transitory as the "eve mattress" featured snippets have been ...
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Understanding hfeed

Got a website where hAtom feed is implemented correctly - with author, update, published - and a website where I have removed all hentry classes. I don't feel any difference, but seeing search console ...
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Maximizing Structured Data (Schema.org) in an Artist's Page

Definitely add the http://schema.org/Person for the artist (use author property), including filling out the url property within http://schema.org/Person with a social media link (google plus or ...
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Structured data for FAQ page?

As of end August 2017 the FAQPage type was added to schema.org. It is a subtype of QAPage with the difference that each question has only one answer. In the spring of 2019 the feature was added to ...
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