Social Network Profiles

Last updated October 2, 2019 by Patrick Coombe

This is a special type of JSON-LD defined by Google to enable social network icons in the Knowledge Graph.

Note: you can also find this JSON-LD type in the person and the organization type.


Organizationgoogle validated jsonld


social profiles

A search engine crawler will read the code. After a period of time, the search engine results page for users performing a “branded search” will yield the below┬áinformation (see photo). It is important that this information generally presents only for users who are performing the search within your geographical area.