Data Highlighter

8 Easy Steps to Highlight Domain Search Console using Data Highlighter.

What is Data Highlighter?

Data Highlighter is a webmaster tool for teaching Google about the pattern of structured data on your website. You simply use Data Highlighter to tag the data fields on your site with a mouse.

Step 1

Login to Google Search Console and look for the Data Highlighter, found under the Search Appearance section on the left sidebar.


Step 2

Click on “Data Highlighter”. You will see “Start Highlighting” on the right side of the screen.


Step 3

A screen will pop-up and will prompt you to enter a URL of a page typically found on your site. Start with groups of pages that have similar layouts.


Step 4

Your page will be ready to highlight.


Step 5

Simply select the data items such as name, address,image, category,URL etc.




Step 6

You can add missing tags from setting which is found in the right side of the screen.


Step 7

When you select add missing tags, a screen will pop up to select missing tags.


Step 8

After adding missing tags, save it. Now the page is ready to publish.