Person Schema Generator and Guide

Person Type

A person (alive, dead, undead, or fictional).

Person schema is a sub type of:

This schema has more specific sub types.
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Person Schema Generator in JSON-LD

Person schema code:

This Schema can take the following complex properties:

How to Create a Person Schema

Step 1: Fill out the form above as much as possible.

Note:Use this based structured data generator tool to easily create Person schema.
The properties are the description of your entity. You don't have to fill in all the properties on this page. Provide what is available and leave what is not. To learn more about each property in your schema type please check Person schema properties

Step 2: When complete click the Copy Code button to get your JSON-LD code

Notes:To check if your code is eligible for featured snippets (rich snippets or rich results) test your code with the Rich Results Test tool to learn more about which schema are qualified for rich results check out Google’s search gallery.
To validate your markup code, check your JSON-LD code with the Schema Markup Validator

Step 3: To add a sub-schema, click on the Create Knowledge Graph button

Important Notes: to describe the relationship between your entities you must design a custom schema, this is where the 'creation of knowledge graph' is needed.
For example: if you have a local business and you want to add a service catalogue, or if you have a recipe schema and you want to add a HowTo steps, or if you have a product and you want to add a FAQ about it, to learn more watch this semantic SEO workshop

Person Schema Properties

Person has 75 properties:

  • additionalName An additional name for a Person, can be used for a middle name.
  • additionalType An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
  • address Physical address of the item.
  • affiliation An organization that this person is affiliated with. For example, a school/university, a club, or a team.
  • alternateName An alias for the item.
  • alumniOf An organization that the person is an alumni of.
  • award An award won by or for this item.
  • awards Awards won by or for this item.
  • birthDate Date of birth.
  • birthPlace The place where the person was born.
  • brand The brand(s) associated with a product or service, or the brand(s) maintained by an organization or business person.
  • callSign A callsign, as used in broadcasting and radio communications to identify people, radio and TV stations, or vehicles.
  • children A child of the person.
  • colleague A colleague of the person.
  • colleagues A colleague of the person.
  • contactPoint A contact point for a person or organization.
  • contactPoints A contact point for a person or organization.
  • deathDate Date of death.
  • deathPlace The place where the person died.
  • description A description of the item.
  • disambiguatingDescription A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
  • duns The Dun & Bradstreet DUNS number for identifying an organization or business person.
  • email Email address.
  • familyName Family name. In the U.S., the last name of a Person.
  • faxNumber The fax number.
  • follows The most generic uni-directional social relation.
  • funder A person or organization that supports (sponsors) something through some kind of financial contribution.
  • funding A Grant that directly or indirectly provide funding or sponsorship for this item. See also ownershipFundingInfo.
  • gender Gender of something, typically a Person, but possibly also fictional characters, animals, etc. While and may be used, text strings are also acceptable for people who do not identify as a binary gender. The gender property can also be used in an extended sense to cover e.g. the gender of sports teams. As with the gender of individuals, we do not try to enumerate all possibilities. A mixed-gender SportsTeam can be indicated with a text value of "Mixed".
  • givenName Given name. In the U.S., the first name of a Person.
  • globalLocationNumber The Global Location Number (GLN, sometimes also referred to as International Location Number or ILN) of the respective organization, person, or place. The GLN is a 13-digit number used to identify parties and physical locations.
  • hasCredential A credential awarded to the Person or Organization.
  • hasOccupation The Person's occupation. For past professions, use Role for expressing dates.
  • hasOfferCatalog Indicates an OfferCatalog listing for this Organization, Person, or Service.
  • hasPOS Points-of-Sales operated by the organization or person.
  • height The height of the item.
  • homeLocation A contact location for a person's residence.
  • honorificPrefix An honorific prefix preceding a Person's name such as Dr/Mrs/Mr.
  • honorificSuffix An honorific suffix following a Person's name such as M.D. /PhD/MSCSW.
  • identifier The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of Thing, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.
  • image An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
  • interactionStatistic The number of interactions for the CreativeWork using the WebSite or SoftwareApplication. The most specific child type of InteractionCounter should be used.
  • isicV4 The International Standard of Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 code for a particular organization, business person, or place.
  • jobTitle The job title of the person (for example, Financial Manager).
  • knows The most generic bi-directional social/work relation.
  • knowsAbout Of a Person, and less typically of an Organization, to indicate a topic that is known about - suggesting possible expertise but not implying it. We do not distinguish skill levels here, or relate this to educational content, events, objectives or JobPosting descriptions.
  • knowsLanguage Of a Person, and less typically of an Organization, to indicate a known language. We do not distinguish skill levels or reading/writing/speaking/signing here. Use language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard.
  • mainEntityOfPage Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.
  • makesOffer A pointer to products or services offered by the organization or person.
  • memberOf An Organization (or ProgramMembership) to which this Person or Organization belongs.
  • naics The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for a particular organization or business person.
  • name The name of the item.
  • nationality Nationality of the person.
  • netWorth The total financial value of the person as calculated by subtracting assets from liabilities.
  • owns Products owned by the organization or person.
  • parent A parent of this person.
  • parents A parents of the person.
  • performerIn Event that this person is a performer or participant in.
  • potentialAction Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
  • publishingPrinciples The publishingPrinciples property indicates (typically via URL) a document describing the editorial principles of an Organization (or individual e.g. a Person writing a blog) that relate to their activities as a publisher, e.g. ethics or diversity policies. When applied to a CreativeWork (e.g. NewsArticle) the principles are those of the party primarily responsible for the creation of the CreativeWork.

    While such policies are most typically expressed in natural language, sometimes related information (e.g. indicating a funder) can be expressed using terminology.
  • relatedTo The most generic familial relation.
  • sameAs URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.
  • seeks A pointer to products or services sought by the organization or person (demand).
  • sibling A sibling of the person.
  • siblings A sibling of the person.
  • spouse The person's spouse.
  • subjectOf A CreativeWork or Event about this Thing.
  • taxID The Tax / Fiscal ID of the organization or person, e.g. the TIN in the US or the CIF/NIF in Spain.
  • telephone The telephone number.
  • url URL of the item.
  • vatID The Value-added Tax ID of the organization or person.
  • weight The weight of the product or person.
  • workLocation A contact location for a person's place of work.
  • worksFor Organizations that the person works for.