Google drops the Authorship markup

2nd September, 2014

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As you may or may not be aware Google Authorship has been regarded (up until last week) as a highly effective way of promoting ones content on search engine result pages (SERP). This free and supposedly easy to execute "markup" code provided our Google+ profiles with an authority to validate identity and establish a personal authorship. On a simple level having an authorship meant that your image and tag-line appeared next to your content in the SERP's by displaying a snippet of info from your Google+...