The Demise of Google Authorship and the rise of Facebook Authorship”
What is Facebook Authorship?
Facebook has recently introduced “Facebook Authorship” feature that is powered by the Author meta tag. Facebook’s Author Tag will help publishers to allow Facebook readers to start following the author of an article they just read.
With this simple author Meta tag, writers/publishers can easily include the authorship information for any piece of content they share on facebook.
So, next time when the author or anyone else shares that piece of content on facebook, the author profile is attached to it which links back to the author facebook profile/page with an option to follow/like the author/page too. (more…)