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August 28, 2015 at 4:27 pm #132766Richard
In my Google Search Console I have the following structured data errors:
I understand this is an issue only with static pages and not blog posts. Several forum threads have suggested that it may be caused by the theme itself rather than a WordPress error or Google’s webmaster tools and I think my search engine ranking may be affected. Help on this issue would be much appreciated!
Many thanks in advanceAugust 28, 2015 at 5:25 pm #132782TomLead DeveloperLead Developer
Can you link me to the page where this is happening? It shouldn’t be happening, for example: https://developers.google.com/structured-data/testing-tool?url=http%253A%252F%252Fdemo.generatepress.com%252Fcontent-sidebar%252FAugust 28, 2015 at 6:49 pm #132800Richard
It’s happening to all of my pages, my blog posts are fine though.
My site is hairgeezer.com
ThanksAugust 28, 2015 at 8:52 pm #132802bdbrown
Hi Richard. I just ran the following pages on https://developers.google.com/structured-data/testing-tool/. Is this the same Google Search Console “structured data” you’re referring to? None of these pages generated any errors:
http://hairgeezer.com/guide-to-hairdryers/phil-smith-hd-096-dryer/August 28, 2015 at 11:45 pm #132826TomLead DeveloperLead Developer
Pages are looking good to me as well with the testing tool: https://developers.google.com/structured-data/testing-tool?url=http%253A%252F%252Fhairgeezer.com%252Fhair-removal%252Fcartridge-disposable-razors%252FAugust 29, 2015 at 8:18 am #132882Richard
I used the same tool and got the same result, BUT the errors still appear in the listing like so:
If it wont impact my SEO and its not a theme problem I wont bother you with it any longer
Many ThanksAugust 29, 2015 at 10:33 am #132905TomLead DeveloperLead Developer
It won’t hurt your SEO, but it is technically a theme thing.
The “solution” would be to include the post date and author name on static pages, which I don’t think anyone wants.
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