Testing your rich snippets
Google provides a testing tool online. To see how your search results are displayed in Google, simply go to Rich Snippets Testing Tool, and provide your page's URL to see how your page will appear in the search results.
At the time this article is written, the Rich Snippet Testing Tool from Google cannot display schema.org results. However, you can still use the tool to see what information Google can extract from the pages.
- To test how rich snippets show up for your page, just provide the
URL of your page to the Rich Snippets Testing Tool as shown in Figure
Figure 2. Rich Snippets Testing Tool by Google
- Figure 3 shows an example of a product page from the
Madisons store. The mark up was done in microdata format.
Figure 3. Madisons product page mark up using microdata
- Figure 4 shows an example of the same product page
marked up in schema.org vocabulary. Note again Google cannot display
schema.org results at the time this article was written. However, you
can use still use it to show what rich snippet data Google can
extract from the page.
Figure 4. Madisons product page mark up using schema.org Vocabulary
You are now done with marking up your product page data.