If the setup is successful, you’ll see a confirmation message, and within a day or two, the link between your website and Google+ Page will be active — a check icon will appear next to the URL on your profile signaling this.
Google Authorship is especially beneficial for brands that have a company blog or those that spend a lot of time contributing guest posts. It’s a great way to increase your visibility and help your content stand out across the web.
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