Author Photos are Gone: Does Google Authorship Still Have Value?

by Mark Traphagen
Posted by MarkTraphagen On June 25, 2014, Google's John Mueller made a shocking announcement: Google would be removing all author photos from Google search results. According to the MozCast Feature Graph, that task was fully accomplished by June 29. In this post I will: Give a brief overview of how Google Authorship got to where it is today.Read the full article

Authorship markup

Matt Cutts and Othar Hansson discuss how to connect authors with their content using authorship markup. For more information about authorship at Google, please visit our Help Center: http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=1229920