Entries by Rogier Lankhorst

Rich Snippets in Google, getting the most out of it

Images in Rich Snippets sometimes seem elusive: you have set it up correctly right? Why isn’t Google showing the image you prepared with so much care! Sometimes it’s just as simple as ratio’s or pixel count. Google prefers images of at least 50K pixels, and prefers the image in three different ratio’s: 1×1, 4×3 and […]

Nutrition label in Zip Recipes free

In the most recent version of Zip Recipes (free version) a new feature has been introduced: a beautiful styled HTML and CSS Nutrition Label. To get this label you can just enter all the nutrition data, and it will appear below your recipe. When not enough data is present, it won’t show. When the data […]

Meet the new recipe grid!

This week we’ve released Recipe Grid 2 (part of Zip Recipes Lover), which will replace the previous Recipe Index and Recipe Gallery. The new grid has been designed to make your recipes look mouthwatering, and trigger your users to try multiple recipes. They’re searchable and filterable in a quick and easy way. Check out the […]

schema.org for recipes, JSON-LD or Microdata?

When building a food blog, you need to rank in Google to get you visitors. Apart from great recipes and beautiful food photography, you need to make Google understand your recipes. Luckily, recipes are one of the items that are detailed in the schema.org structure. When searching for info on this, you’ll find several terms: […]

Zip Recipes interface update: 6.0.0

The last few weeks I’ve been working on a new interface for Zip Recipes. There were some issues with saving data, and personally, I didn’t like the old interface very much. This update is scheduled to be released next week. Please know that this update is only the beginning! My aim with Zip Recipes is […]