How to Add Facebook Author Tag in WordPress465

How-to-Add-Facebook-Author-Tag-in-WordPress
Author: InfoBeep - December 8, 2017 | subject to copyright

Adding a Facebook author tag in WordPress allows the readers to see authors page or profile through which readers can check credibility of the author. Now, if you want to add Author tag in your WordPress site, we have listed 2 different ways to do it.

Using Yoast SEO plugin

  • First of all, install and activate Yoast SEO plugin.
  • Go to SEO > Social and make sure you tick the “Add Open Graph meta data” box. Demo image shown below:

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  • Now, go to Users, Your Profile and enter your Facebook details. Demo image is shown below:

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Using code

If you want to add Facebook author tag without WordPress plugin then, you just need to paste the code below in your site <head> section.

&amp;amp;lt;metaproperty="article:publisher"content="https://facebook.com/yourpagelink"/&amp;amp;gt;

&amp;amp;lt;metaproperty="article:author"content="https://facebook.com/yourprofilelink"/&amp;amp;gt;

Note: you need to change “yourprofilelink” and “yourpagelink” with yours link.