Posted by TouchPointDigital By now, most people who follow SEO are familiar with structured data, the Schema.org vocabulary, and rich snippets. Even those who know very little about SEO appreciate the benefits of adding structured data...Show More Summary
Do you really need rich snippets? Only if you want to be found, stand out, and convert. And the best part? It’s much easier than you think it is. Find out why you need them and how to get started today. The post Why You Need Rich Snippets in Your Life by @IAmAaronAgius appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
On August 29th, 2016, Google significantly updated their requirements for adding review rich snippets to local business schema markup. The updated guidelines make it much more difficult for local businesses to use review rich snippets...Show More Summary
Google's new "rich cards" format will make googling on your phone a more visual experience than what you're used to. It's sort of an evolved version of rich snippets, those search results that come with small images and a short sample of the web page's text, though it's not supposed to replace the older format altogether. Show More Summary
Google's image search engine now shows rich snippets for shopping sites like Amazon and eBay, but only when you use the mobile interface. Google displays the name of the product, the price, the rating and the number of reviews, stock information and a short description. Show More Summary
Rich snippets for Facebook pages are no longer showing up in Google searches, though Yelp and YP continue to have their review stars. Could spammy Facebook ratings be a factor?
In the last few weeks, I have proven two things here on this blog: I have proven that it is entirely possible to markup Blogger blogs with Schema.org microdata markups and I have also proven that precise implementations of Schema.org...Show More Summary
In my last post, I have shown you some examples of Schema.org microdata markups that bloggers can apply on their Blogger-powered blogs to give Google +Snippet the right kind of information about our blogs and blog posts before they are...Show More Summary
if you’re a WordPress user and want to quickly get your markup added properly, there are few rich snippet plugins that will get you setup in no time. The post 5 Awesome Schema.org Rich Snippet Plugins for WordPress Users by @albertcostill appeared first on Search Engine Journal.