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Including Google authorship for multiple authors and for wordpress multisite
Just 3 easy steps to process:
- Install Google Plus Authorship
- Enter Google Plus Profile URL in Profile Page (found on your wp-admin panel under “Users” menu).
(example G+ profile url: https://plus.google.com/116126868461245278419)
- Post a link back from Google Plus Profile to Your blog:
3.1. Go to http://plus.google.com
3.2. Click on “Profile” icon from left panel
3.3. Click on the blue button “Edit profile” (on the right top of the page)
3.4. On the bottom of the page there is “Contributor to” – click on it.
3.5. Click on “Add custom link” and add link to blog post from your blog.
You can check and confirm this steps using google webmaster richnippets tester: http://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/richsnippets
1. Enter url to one of your blog posts.
2. Click on “Preview”
Have in mind that some WordPress templates are not well written and doesn’t use native WP functions to create author links.
To fix this edit your theme and add one of the following code exaples:
echo get_the_author_link() (“echo” is required to work)
the_author_posts_link() (“echo” is not required)