Show Star Rating in Google Search Results

This entry was posted in on December 12th, 2014 by SEO Agency
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You can see many web pages try to show star rating for a product/ service in Google Search Results. We call them is Google Rich Snippets Review Ratings. Rich Snippets are few lines of text that appear under search results. It shows under the URL of the Search Listing. This rating is determined by the author of the post or based on visitors response.

Rich Snippets

The users will decide to click on websites which depend on star ratings. The star ratings are high which show that many users evaluate highly. Noone wants to waste time reading bad content when they search on Google.

Rich snippets basically provides short summary of a page for a specific query in Search results. It will boost your CTR and SEO ranking on Google.

How to Show Star Rating in Google Search Results

1. Search for the code

<div class=’post-footer’>

2. You will find it twice in your HTML, go for second code.

3. Paste the following code below it

<!– Review Star Rating In Google Search Results –>

<b:if cond=’data:blog.pageType == &quot;item&quot;’>

<div><div itemscope=” itemtype=’’>

<div style=’display:none;’>

Item Reviewed: <span itemprop=’itemreviewed’><data:post.title/></span>

Description: <span itemprop=’description’><data:blog.metaDescription/></span>

Rating: <span itemprop=’rating’>5</span>

Reviewed By: <span itemprop=’reviewer’><></span>



<!– Review Star Rating In Google Search Results –>

4. Save template.

5. Test results on rich Snippets tool


If use WordPress, it’s easy to add Rich Snippets to your Website. You know that Star Ratings will attract user and there’s a high chance of users clicking it. Therefore, you should not forget this important factor.

Author hReview


Author hReview is one of the best Star Rating WordPress plugin which will boost your product reviews in Google Search results. For your post reviews you can give half star ratings, get different rating box templates, add images to the rating box. Rich Snippets

It supports all the following types of Schemas: Review, Event, People, Product, Recipe, Software Application,Video, Articles. In addition, It will help Facebook to display proper information when users share your links on Facebook.


KK Star Ratings

This plugin has lots of features and KK Star Ratings allows blog visitors interact with your website by rating posts. And you can choose where to show the ratings. It can be on homepage, archives, posts or pages.

Displaying Rich Snippets Star Rating in Google Search Results will help you improve your site’s Click-through rate and get high rankings on Google. Therefore, you need to find a good SEO agency to optimize your website efficiently.

Sources: Retrieved from various reliable SEO websites

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