Microformats

A microformat (sometimes abbreviated μF) is a web-based approach to semantic markup which seeks to re-use existing HTML/XHTML tags to convey metadata and other attributes in web pages and other contexts that support (X)HTML such as RSS. This approach allows software to process information intended for end-users (such as contact information, geographic coordinates, calendar events, and similar information) automatically.
Posts about Microformats
  • How to Use Customer Reviews and Ratings for SEO

    … It's no secret that customer reviews and ratings are a good thing. Social proof is a demonstrably powerful effect, with more than two-thirds of online users being influenced by customer reviews and testimonials in their purchasing decisions. They may see a review and be prompted to take immediate action, thus affecting your on-page conversion…

    Search Engine Guidein SEO How To's- 8 readers -
  • Your Guide to Structured Snippets for SEO

    … personal preference which one you choose for your site. Microdata is the most popular and most recommended format, but Microformats and RDFa are also acceptable. Step Two: Apply your markup format Once you’ve selected a format type, you can apply it to any or all of the content types supported (listed above under "What Are Rich Snippets…

    Jayson Demers/ Search Engine Watchin SEO- 8 readers -
  • Your Guide to Structured Snippets for SEO

    … preference which one you choose for your site. Microdata is the most popular and most recommended format, but Microformats and RDFa are also acceptable. Step Two: Apply your markup format Once you’ve selected a format type, you can apply it to any or all of the content types supported (listed above under "What Are Rich Snippets and Structured Snippets…

    Jayson Demers/ Search Engine Watchin SEO- 13 readers -
  • 3 Ways to Optimize Your Brand’s Social Media Marketing

    …, not just the useful 3rd party content you’re sharing. Just make sure the brand content and messaging you do share is timely, relevant and thoughtful from the audience perspective. 3. Improve Social User Experience – SUX The low hanging fruit of social media optimization is to make sure the experience of social content discovery, consumption and sharing…

    Lee Odden/ TopRank®in Social Twitter- 18 readers -
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