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Yes you need it to have author rank established as well as publisher.

Most premium themes have it built in now. Just paste the code into where it says google authorizasion or verification it is usually on the same page as google analytics meta box.
 

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Yes do authorship ! The click rates are great one you establish you are an authority and Google gives you the nod.
 

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You get the thumbnail regardless if you dont nkow what you are talking about.

Sitelinks is what you mean.
Yes, I hear you . I meant they have become much more selective . 15% is what I heard Google wants to see some serious interactions on g plus . Who knows mine is set up and I don't show up yet.
 

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I did have my authorship thumbnail showing up. But it went bye bye about two months ago. :sad:
I did read this blog http://moz.com/ugc/google-plus-authorship-one-critical-thing-you-need-to-know and made the suggested adjustments recommended since in my settings it was default set to also include authorship on pages too. I did that about a month ago and my authorship thumbnail still has not returned. :no:
 

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Yes , the deeper and more in twined in the Google system we must go as business owners. They are even working on automated vehicles so we never stop surfing .
 

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I did have my authorship thumbnail showing up. But it went bye bye about two months ago. :sad:
I did read this blog http://moz.com/ugc/google-plus-authorship-one-critical-thing-you-need-to-know and made the suggested adjustments recommended since in my settings it was default set to also include authorship on pages too. I did that about a month ago and my authorship thumbnail still has not returned. :no:
I took a look at the article and see what they meant.

I would have you goto titles and metas >other -and no index and disable author archives, then no index follow the date archives.

No index follow the media under post types

No index follow wishlist

On the general tab no index sub pages of archives

Its all in Yoasts tutorial to avoid dup. content which might be helpful if your thumbs went missing.
 

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Anyone using Yoast SEO plugin there are changes you need to make . The default setting is in conflict with Google algrythm
 

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After I made the necessary changes it took about a week for me to see my author pic showing up :clap:
 

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Are the changes you made the same as Jeff suggested?
Yes only have author tag. On post not pictures ,pages , testimonials etc...
 
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