WordPress: Author’s Google+ info in search results

Google is piloting the display of author information in search results to help users discover great content. To have author information beside search result, you will need a Google+ profile, self host wordpress blog or Google’s Blogger,


i) Sign-in to your Google+
ii) click on: http://plus.google.com/me/about/edit/co, add in your blog’s name and URL
iii) click on profile page, copy url: https://plus.google.com/XXXXXXXXXXXX/posts
iv) Go to WordPress admin page -> “Appearance” -> click on “Editor”
v) Then paste this code at theme’s “head.php”


   paste these code at theme’s “functions.php”

vi) To see sample of author data on what Google can extract from your page, use “Structured Data Testing Tool

After done all steps above, you’ll need to wait Google to re-crawl your site before it can show your content with author info on search result. In my case, it takes 8 days (from 7th Dec to 14th Dec) with an confirmation email received as below:


Comment (1)

Zafrul Izham

lu punye tutorial memang terbaik bro..

4 years ago

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