Social Interactions Microdata

March 26th, 2013

This plugin adds the markup for user interactions including

Facebook likes
Twitter tweets
Google +1’s

Social icons don’t even need to be visible, as it checks against the services whether the URL has been shared, and provides this information as microdata on the page (which is not visible to your visitors).

This information is then made available via microdata in a way which is not visible to your visitors, but is accessible to search engines.