W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-vocabs@w3.org > June 2012

Re: Author Markup

From: Hakan KIRKAN <jump2top@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2012 08:32:15 -0400
Message-ID: <CAAWT0mkD+6zzBuT++kO0nUv+EMooVe1bz9KMNorbFoHnX+4u5w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Justin Krutz <justin@usa-gs.com>
Cc: public-vocabs@w3.org
Hello Justin,

Could you please send a sample Google result? We do have similar issues but
we do not really mind on having our author img on related sites.

Dominor LLC / Miami
IT Manager

On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 4:52 PM, Justin Krutz <justin@usa-gs.com> wrote:

> Hello:****
> ** **
> Iím new to this mailing list but Iím trying to figure out an issue with
> authorship microdata and how Google uses it in search results. Iíve been
> able to set up a website with the appropriate microdata tags for authorship
> on blog posts and it validated correctly and we see the SERP has changed to
> show the new author data and photo when searching for our blog posts in
> Google.****
> ** **
> However, recently Iíve been having another problem. Google seems to be
> displaying the author markup for other search results originating from our
> site including the home page, which doesnít make any sense. Iíve verified
> that the author markup should only be appearing on blog posts (the site is
> based on WordPress) since that is the only template I marked up with it.
> Unfortunately, Googleís documentation is not particularly helpful on this
> point Ė it only covers what you should do if the author markup doesnít work
> at all. Posting on Googleís Webmaster Central forums hasnít gotten any
> responses so I was hoping someone on this mailing list might have
> encountered a similar problem.****
> ** **
> Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!****
> ** **
> -Justin****
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2012 12:32:53 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:29:23 UTC