While Google Authorship can be an excellent way to attract more attention and traffic to your authored content from Google organic search results, it can also be a big challenge to implement properly. What would seem like a relatively straightforward process can actually become a confusing maze of unordered steps and technical frustrations.
Fortunately, our own resident Authorship expert Janet Driscoll Miller has come to the rescue with the handy flowchart below to help you troubleshoot any issues you might encounter as you (try) to get Authorship in place. You can also read Janet’s full article in her All Things SEO column on SearchEngineLand.
Having trouble reading the flowchart? There’s also a PDF version available for download.