Week 36, 2020 has brought two interesting news, one which addresses Rich Results for Home Activities and another regarding Licensable badges in Google Image Search.
Rich Results for Home Activities
Google launched support for Home Activities via Rich Results that support online events.
This is good news for yoga, martial arts, dance, or gym business that are producing video content.
Important to know that currently Rich Results for Home Activities works only on mobile devices and results show or not depending on geographical area.
The structured data properties for Rich Results for Home Activities are:
- publication (date of live stream)
The announcement regarding Rich Results for Home Activities:
Google Image Search results display “Licensable” badges
For those of you that want to find great licensed images directly from Google Image Search, Google now displays a badge and a link from where the images can be bought, depending of course if the owner of the image declared on its page this information.
The declaration of image owners must be provided via metadata, and the implementation of the markup can be checked via the new Rich Results tool.