If you create a recipe that does not include an author’s name, Google will warn you with this message:
The author field is recommended. Please provide a value if available.
How do I fix this?
All Zip Recipes premium plans come with the Author feature.
The Author feature allows you to add multiple authors to Zip Recipes. Then when a recipe is created an author can select their name from the menu or leave the default name.
How does it look like?
This is a screenshot of how the Author field looks like in the screen when you’re adding a new recipe:
What your blog visitors will see
Once you publish a recipe with author set, your visitors will see the author name right in the recipe card: