Jan 20, 2014

How to use Google Authorship?

How do you make use of Google Authorship? I haven’t set it up, but I do have a Google/Google+ account. Is it worth taking the time to set it up? What are the main benefits of using it?

10 Reasons Writers Should Claim Their Google Authorship Markup

"Authorship markup is the method to display authorship information in search results for the content you create. Authorship is how Google knows that an individual human being named Brian Clark published that article."

It can make it easier for people to find your work when using Google search, for one. It also help improve content credibility through improved Author Rank. The Huffington Post, of all places, has a decent summary and guide.

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