Hi, guys this is Ankita, today we will talk about Google Authorship, Google is piloting the display of author information in search results to help users discover great content, Many times, searching while searching from Google Search Engine you have see that some website at the search results are having very special link different from others.
You see the article Author’s face at the left side with his Google+ profile link and one more line which might pointing the author’s other post like “More By Author” or size of the author’s Google+ Circle.
Verifying Google authorship can help you a lot.
To verify Google Authorship you needs to first create your Google+ profile. Then you need to add the following code in your website theme’s <head> section. For this, you generally need to edit header.php file of your theme.
Replace The given Google+ Profile URL With your own Google+ Profile URL. If you want to add the your Google+ profile URL as a function then use this code :
<link rel="author" href="https://plus.google.com/106692353007924806818"/>
After doing this, your website is now having your Google+ URL in every page at header section and rel=”author” or ?rel=author is indication the linked Profile as author of the whole website.
Now, Go to your Google+ profile and add your website’s link in contributor section. Make sure that your profile’s +1′s are public or this will not work.
OR you can also try following :
Don’t have an email address on the same domain as your content? Follow the instructions listed –
Wait for the next crawl of your webpages by the search engines and you will get your Google verified Authorship for your blog.
After doing all these things, your website is now having verified Google Authorship but if your wants to check whether you did the implementation correctly or not, you can use Google Richsnippet Test Tool. Just put any link here and Google Rich Snippet Tool will show you the result.
Enjoy and be famous among your readers 😉
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