markup for images

By marking up the information about images on your site with, you can improve your site's presentation in the search results.

Supported fields

  • contentUrl or image – The image URL. Required field if thumbnail is not filled. If neither of these fields is filled, the data isn't processed. The contentUrl field is preferable, be sure to link exactly the image file.

  • thumbnail – (ImageObject) Description of the preview image of the ImageObject type. Required if contentUrl or image is missing.

  • name – (Text) Image title.

  • caption – (Text) Image caption.

  • description – (Text) Image description.

  • height – (Distance) Image height.

  • width – (Distance) Image width.

Properties with Distance values have the format '<Number> <Measurement unit>'. For example, "5 px".

Example of markup

<div itemscope itemtype="">
  <h2 itemprop="name">Winnie the Pooh</h2>
  <img src=​"vinni.jpg" itemprop="contentUrl" />
  <span itemprop="description">Winnie the Pooh climbs a tree.</span>