"Google Rich Snippets" add-on is specially developed for CS-Cart based online stores. This add-on displays Rich Snippets for product details pages and regular pages in Google search results.
What is Rich Snippets?
Rich Snippets - detailed information that is displayed under every Google search result. It allows users to define if the page meets their search query or not because they see such useful information as the product price, rating, etc. Since products are displayed in an appealing way in search results, it may result in more clicks to your pages.
This add-on uses schema.org markup which are used by the major search engines (Google, Yahoo, Bing).
- Ability to display product price;
- Ability to display product status - “In stock”, “Out-of-stock”;
- Ability to display product rating marked with stars;
- Ability to display the number of product reviews;
- Ability to display rating (stars) for regular pages;
- Ability to display breadcrumbs;
- Ability to enable/disable the above options except product price.
Please, install and enable "Comments and Reviews" add-on if you want to show rating and the number of reviews in a Rich Snippet for your products.
This add-on works correctly in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome and Opera latest browser versions.
The add-on is compatible with CS-Cart 2.1.x and 2.2.x versions, CS-Cart 3.0.x.
The add-on is compatible with CS-Cart 4.0.x - 4.3.x
1. “Google Rich Snippets” add-on uses the standard template of a product details page. If you use a modified skin, please, choose the Installation for modified CS-Cart option to guarantee the correct add-on functioning.
2. After the installation of "Google Rich Snippets" add-on, you can test it using Rich Snippets Testing Tool.
Please note! Google does not guarantee that rich snippets will be displayed correctly in search results even if structured data is marked up and can be extracted successfully according to the Rich Snippets Testing tool.
3. "Google Rich Snippets" add-on uses the hook
that is why the add-on can be incompatible with other add-ons which use the same hook.
Thus, if you have third-party modules installed which use this hook, choose the Installation for modified CS-Cart option to guarantee the correct add-on functioning.
4. Important for users of Alt-team "Product designer" add-on.
If you use our "Product designer" add-on, Rich Snippets will be displayed in search results only for those product details pages where Product designer is not enabled. For the present moment, all product details pages with enabled Product designer tool can not use "Google Rich Snippets" mark-up.
5. After the payment is confirmed, you will be able to download the add-on from the order details page.
Remember that we can make any changes in this add-on due to your demands.
Please, feel free to contact us if you have any questions about this add-on.