Rich Snippets

  • Google’s snippets and the length of your meta description

    … You might have noticed: Google has made search results snippets longer. In the past it showed up to ~160 characters, now it can be much, much longer. We’re currently researching what this means for site owners. We’ve also changed the Yoast SEO recommendations for meta description length in expectation of the results of that research…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 16 readers -
  • Google Introduces New Rich Results Testing Tool

    … Original source: Google Introduces New Rich Results Testing Tool via DailySEOblog. Google today introduced a new tool into its arsenal of Google Search Console – Rich results testing tool. Ever since Google introduced rich snippets in 2009, it’s been growing in popularity, and Google’s only tool available to test rich snippets was this one. But now, Google has introduced the rich results testing tool, which will... …

    DailySEOblogin Google- 16 readers -
  • Adding JSON-LD structured data with Google Tag Manager

    … You’ve probably heard us talk a lot about structured data, Schema.org and JSON-LD. Schema structured data on your site can result in highlighted search results. In this article, we’ll show you how to implement structured data using the JSON-LD Schema.org markup on the pages of your site. Here, we’ll take a closer look at how to implement…

    Yoastin Google- 22 readers -
  • New online SEO training: Structured data

    … If you want your search results to stand out from your competition’s, you’ll need rich snippets. You’ll want to pimp your results with 5 star reviews, stock information or location, for example. To get a rich snippet, you have to learn to implement structured data. Our latest SEO course will teach you exactly how to do just that! If you buy…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 19 readers -
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  • SEO basics: What are rich snippets?

    … Maybe you’ve heard about the concept of rich snippets. SEO experts seem to think everyone knows exactly what rich snippets are. But, for SEO newbies, a rich snippet is a really vague term. What are rich snippets exactly? Time to explain what rich snippets are, why they’re important for SEO and how you can get them for your site. What are rich…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 21 readers -
  • Coming soon: Structured data training!

    … Do you want to increase chances people click on your page in the search results? Want to learn how to get those awesome rich snippets? Next week, we’ll launch our Structured data training. In this new training, you’ll learn how structured data can influence the appearance of your pages in the search results. After completing this course, you’ll…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 16 readers -
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  • Google Search Console and structured data

    … Google Search Console is an incredibly important tool for website owners. This tool shows you how your site appears in the Google search results. It also shows you what to improve to make the most of your listings in the results. One of the many cool features of Search Console is the structured data analyses found in the Search Appearance section…

    Yoastin Google- 22 readers -
  • SEO basics: What is structured data?

    … You might have heard about structured data, schema.org and JSON-LD. But what do these terms mean exactly? What is structured data? What does structured data do? And what does it have to do with SEO? For all of you who don’t know what structured data is: this post will make it clear to you! New to SEO? Learn the Basics of SEO in our Basic SEO…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 22 readers -
  • Structured data with Schema.org: the ultimate guide

    … Schema.org takes care of all the structured data needs on your website. You can use it to markup products, reviews, events and menu items so search engines like Google can pick up this data and present it in an enhanced way. If you want rich snippets, mobile rich cards or a listing in the knowledge graph, you need to mark up your pages…

    Yoast- 28 readers -
  • SEO Resolutions – #3 Learning new skills

    … snippet box. In terms of the content, Google tends to use a content in the featured snippet box if it is:- a paragraph directly answering a long tail query a list (numbered and bulleted) or, a table Example of a featured snippet New skill #2 Learn to tag your content for rich snippets Just like writing content in a certain format can influence…

    Tamar SEO and Social Blogin SEO- 18 readers -
  • How to get mobile Rich Cards in Google

    … Rich Cards are the newest addition to Google’s enhanced search results. Using structured data in the form of Schema.org, certain types of subjects can get an enhanced presentation in Google. Rich Cards, not to be confused with rich snippets, are search results in card form that the user can swipe through and mostly pop up on mobile. At first…

    Yoastin Google How To's- 27 readers -
  • Rich snippets everywhere

    … Rich search results are everywhere. Years ago, search engines presented search results without much adornment. Today, the search results look very different. We see extra information beneath the links, plus a couple of big blocks of rich content, depending on what you look for. The additional lines beneath results are called rich snippets…

    Yoast- 25 readers -
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