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Data type: Text.

Usage: Between 1000 and 10,000 domains

Instances of Text may appear as values for the following properties

PropertyOn TypesDescription
acceptsReservations FoodEstablishment Indicates whether a FoodEstablishment accepts reservations. Values can be Boolean, an URL at which reservations can be made or (for backwards compatibility) the strings Yes or No.
accessCode DeliveryEvent Password, PIN, or access code needed for delivery (e.g. from a locker).
accessMode CreativeWork The human sensory perceptual system or cognitive faculty through which a person may process or perceive information. Expected values include: auditory, tactile, textual, visual, colorDependent, chartOnVisual, chemOnVisual, diagramOnVisual, mathOnVisual, musicOnVisual, textOnVisual.
accessModeSufficient CreativeWork A list of single or combined accessModes that are sufficient to understand all the intellectual content of a resource. Expected values include: auditory, tactile, textual, visual.
accessibilityAPI CreativeWork Indicates that the resource is compatible with the referenced accessibility API (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilityControl CreativeWork Identifies input methods that are sufficient to fully control the described resource (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilityFeature CreativeWork Content features of the resource, such as accessible media, alternatives and supported enhancements for accessibility (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilityHazard CreativeWork A characteristic of the described resource that is physiologically dangerous to some users. Related to WCAG 2.0 guideline 2.3 (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilitySummary CreativeWork A human-readable summary of specific accessibility features or deficiencies, consistent with the other accessibility metadata but expressing subtleties such as "short descriptions are present but long descriptions will be needed for non-visual users" or "short descriptions are present and no long descriptions are needed."
accountId Invoice The identifier for the account the payment will be applied to.
actionOption ChooseAction A sub property of object. The options subject to this action. Supersedes option.
actionPlatform EntryPoint The high level platform(s) where the Action can be performed for the given URL. To specify a specific application or operating system instance, use actionApplication.
additionalName Person An additional name for a Person, can be used for a middle name.
address GeoCoordinates  or
GeoShape  or
Organization  or
Person  or
Physical address of the item.
addressCountry GeoCoordinates  or
GeoShape  or
The country. For example, USA. You can also provide the two-letter ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
addressLocality PostalAddress The locality. For example, Mountain View.
addressRegion PostalAddress The region. For example, CA.
aircraft Flight The kind of aircraft (e.g., "Boeing 747").
alignmentType AlignmentObject A category of alignment between the learning resource and the framework node. Recommended values include: 'assesses', 'teaches', 'requires', 'textComplexity', 'readingLevel', 'educationalSubject', and 'educationalLevel'.
alternateName Thing An alias for the item.
alternativeHeadline CreativeWork A secondary title of the CreativeWork.
applicationCategory SoftwareApplication Type of software application, e.g. 'Game, Multimedia'.
applicationSubCategory SoftwareApplication Subcategory of the application, e.g. 'Arcade Game'.
applicationSuite SoftwareApplication The name of the application suite to which the application belongs (e.g. Excel belongs to Office).
areaServed ContactPoint  or
DeliveryChargeSpecification  or
Demand  or
Offer  or
Organization  or
The geographic area where a service or offered item is provided. Supersedes serviceArea.
arrivalGate Flight Identifier of the flight's arrival gate.
arrivalPlatform TrainTrip The platform where the train arrives.
arrivalTerminal Flight Identifier of the flight's arrival terminal.
artEdition VisualArtwork The number of copies when multiple copies of a piece of artwork are produced - e.g. for a limited edition of 20 prints, 'artEdition' refers to the total number of copies (in this example "20").
artMedium VisualArtwork The material used. (e.g. Oil, Watercolour, Acrylic, Linoprint, Marble, Cyanotype, Digital, Lithograph, DryPoint, Intaglio, Pastel, Woodcut, Pencil, Mixed Media, etc.)
artform VisualArtwork e.g. Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Print, Photograph, Assemblage, Collage, etc.
articleBody Article The actual body of the article.
articleSection Article Articles may belong to one or more 'sections' in a magazine or newspaper, such as Sports, Lifestyle, etc.
artworkSurface VisualArtwork The supporting materials for the artwork, e.g. Canvas, Paper, Wood, Board, etc. Supersedes surface.
assemblyVersion APIReference Associated product/technology version. e.g., .NET Framework 4.5.
audienceType Audience The target group associated with a given audience (e.g. veterans, car owners, musicians, etc.).
availableLanguage ContactPoint  or
LodgingBusiness  or
ServiceChannel  or
A language someone may use with or at the item, service or place. Please use one of the language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard. See also inLanguage
availableOnDevice SoftwareApplication Device required to run the application. Used in cases where a specific make/model is required to run the application. Supersedes device.
award CreativeWork  or
Organization  or
Person  or
Product  or
An award won by or for this item. Supersedes awards.
backstory Article For an Article, typically a NewsArticle, the backstory property provides a textual summary giving a brief explanation of why and how an article was created. In a journalistic setting this could include information about reporting process, methods, interviews, data sources, etc.
bankAccountType BankAccount The type of a bank account.
bed HotelRoom  or
The type of bed or beds included in the accommodation. For the single case of just one bed of a certain type, you use bed directly with a text. If you want to indicate the quantity of a certain kind of bed, use an instance of BedDetails. For more detailed information, use the amenityFeature property.
beneficiaryBank MoneyTransfer A bank or bank’s branch, financial institution or international financial institution operating the beneficiary’s bank account or releasing funds for the beneficiary
bestRating Rating The highest value allowed in this rating system. If bestRating is omitted, 5 is assumed.
bitrate MediaObject The bitrate of the media object.
boardingGroup FlightReservation The airline-specific indicator of boarding order / preference.
bookEdition Book The edition of the book.
box GeoShape A box is the area enclosed by the rectangle formed by two points. The first point is the lower corner, the second point is the upper corner. A box is expressed as two points separated by a space character.
branchCode Place A short textual code (also called "store code") that uniquely identifies a place of business. The code is typically assigned by the parentOrganization and used in structured URLs.

For example, in the URL the code "3047" is a branchCode for a particular branch.
breadcrumb WebPage A set of links that can help a user understand and navigate a website hierarchy.
broadcastChannelId BroadcastChannel The unique address by which the BroadcastService can be identified in a provider lineup. In US, this is typically a number.
broadcastDisplayName BroadcastService The name displayed in the channel guide. For many US affiliates, it is the network name.
broadcastFrequency BroadcastChannel  or
The frequency used for over-the-air broadcasts. Numeric values or simple ranges e.g. 87-99. In addition a shortcut idiom is supported for frequences of AM and FM radio channels, e.g. "87 FM".
broadcastServiceTier BroadcastChannel The type of service required to have access to the channel (e.g. Standard or Premium).
broadcastTimezone BroadcastService The timezone in ISO 8601 format for which the service bases its broadcasts
browserRequirements WebApplication Specifies browser requirements in human-readable text. For example, 'requires HTML5 support'.
busName BusTrip The name of the bus (e.g. Bolt Express).
busNumber BusTrip The unique identifier for the bus.
caption ImageObject  or
The caption for this object.
carrierRequirements MobileApplication Specifies specific carrier(s) requirements for the application (e.g. an application may only work on a specific carrier network).
catalogNumber MusicRelease The catalog number for the release.
category ActionAccessSpecification  or
Invoice  or
Offer  or
PhysicalActivity  or
Product  or
A category for the item. Greater signs or slashes can be used to informally indicate a category hierarchy.
characterName PerformanceRole The name of a character played in some acting or performing role, i.e. in a PerformanceRole.
circle GeoShape A circle is the circular region of a specified radius centered at a specified latitude and longitude. A circle is expressed as a pair followed by a radius in meters.
citation CreativeWork A citation or reference to another creative work, such as another publication, web page, scholarly article, etc.
claimReviewed ClaimReview A short summary of the specific claims reviewed in a ClaimReview.
clipNumber Clip Position of the clip within an ordered group of clips.
codeSampleType SoftwareSourceCode What type of code sample: full (compile ready) solution, code snippet, inline code, scripts, template. Supersedes sampleType.
codeValue CategoryCode  or
A short textual code that uniquely identifies the value.
color Product The color of the product.
commentText UserComments The text of the UserComment.
competencyRequired EducationalOccupationalCredential Knowledge, skill, ability or personal attribute that must be demonstrated by a person or other entity.
confirmationNumber Invoice  or
A number that confirms the given order or payment has been received.
contactType ContactPoint A person or organization can have different contact points, for different purposes. For example, a sales contact point, a PR contact point and so on. This property is used to specify the kind of contact point.
contentRating CreativeWork Official rating of a piece of content—for example,'MPAA PG-13'.
contentSize MediaObject File size in (mega/kilo) bytes.
contentType EntryPoint The supported content type(s) for an EntryPoint response.
cookingMethod Recipe The method of cooking, such as Frying, Steaming, ...
correction CreativeWork Indicates a correction to a CreativeWork, either via a CorrectionComment, textually or in another document.
countriesNotSupported SoftwareApplication Countries for which the application is not supported. You can also provide the two-letter ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
countriesSupported SoftwareApplication Countries for which the application is supported. You can also provide the two-letter ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
courseCode Course The identifier for the Course used by the course provider (e.g. CS101 or 6.001).
courseMode CourseInstance The medium or means of delivery of the course instance or the mode of study, either as a text label (e.g. "online", "onsite" or "blended"; "synchronous" or "asynchronous"; "full-time" or "part-time") or as a URL reference to a term from a controlled vocabulary (e.g. ).
coursePrerequisites Course Requirements for taking the Course. May be completion of another Course or a textual description like "permission of instructor". Requirements may be a pre-requisite competency, referenced using AlignmentObject.
credentialCategory EducationalOccupationalCredential The category or type of credential being described, for example "degree”, “certificate”, “badge”, or more specific term.
currenciesAccepted LocalBusiness The currency accepted.

Use standard formats: ISO 4217 currency format e.g. "USD"; Ticker symbol for cryptocurrencies e.g. "BTC"; well known names for Local Exchange Tradings Systems (LETS) and other currency types e.g. "Ithaca HOUR".
currency DatedMoneySpecification  or
ExchangeRateSpecification  or
LoanOrCredit  or
MonetaryAmount  or
The currency in which the monetary amount is expressed.

Use standard formats: ISO 4217 currency format e.g. "USD"; Ticker symbol for cryptocurrencies e.g. "BTC"; well known names for Local Exchange Tradings Systems (LETS) and other currency types e.g. "Ithaca HOUR".
dataFeedElement DataFeed An item within in a data feed. Data feeds may have many elements.
dateline NewsArticle A dateline is a brief piece of text included in news articles that describes where and when the story was written or filed though the date is often omitted. Sometimes only a placename is provided.

Structured representations of dateline-related information can also be expressed more explicitly using locationCreated (which represents where a work was created e.g. where a news report was written). For location depicted or described in the content, use contentLocation.

Dateline summaries are oriented more towards human readers than towards automated processing, and can vary substantially. Some examples: "BEIRUT, Lebanon, June 2.", "Paris, France", "December 19, 2017 11:43AM Reporting from Washington", "Beijing/Moscow", "QUEZON CITY, Philippines".
defaultValue PropertyValueSpecification The default value of the input. For properties that expect a literal, the default is a literal value, for properties that expect an object, it's an ID reference to one of the current values.
departureGate Flight Identifier of the flight's departure gate.
departurePlatform TrainTrip The platform from which the train departs.
departureTerminal Flight Identifier of the flight's departure terminal.
dependencies TechArticle Prerequisites needed to fulfill steps in article.
description Thing A description of the item.
disambiguatingDescription Thing 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.
discount Order Any discount applied (to an Order).
discountCode Order Code used to redeem a discount.
discountCurrency Order The currency of the discount.

Use standard formats: ISO 4217 currency format e.g. "USD"; Ticker symbol for cryptocurrencies e.g. "BTC"; well known names for Local Exchange Tradings Systems (LETS) and other currency types e.g. "Ithaca HOUR".
driveWheelConfiguration Vehicle The drive wheel configuration, i.e. which roadwheels will receive torque from the vehicle's engine via the drivetrain.
duns Organization  or
The Dun & Bradstreet DUNS number for identifying an organization or business person.
educationRequirements JobPosting  or
Educational background needed for the position or Occupation.
educationalCredentialAwarded Course A description of the qualification, award, certificate, diploma or other educational credential awarded as a consequence of successful completion of this course.
educationalFramework AlignmentObject The framework to which the resource being described is aligned.
educationalLevel EducationalOccupationalCredential The level in terms of progression through an educational or training context. Examples of educational levels include 'beginner', 'intermediate' or 'advanced', and formal sets of level indicators.
educationalRole EducationalAudience An educationalRole of an EducationalAudience.
educationalUse CreativeWork The purpose of a work in the context of education; for example, 'assignment', 'group work'.
elevation GeoCoordinates  or
The elevation of a location (WGS 84).
eligibleRegion ActionAccessSpecification  or
DeliveryChargeSpecification  or
Demand  or
The ISO 3166-1 (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2) or ISO 3166-2 code, the place, or the GeoShape for the geo-political region(s) for which the offer or delivery charge specification is valid.

See also ineligibleRegion.
email ContactPoint  or
Organization  or
Email address.
employmentType JobPosting Type of employment (e.g. full-time, part-time, contract, temporary, seasonal, internship).
encodingFormat CreativeWork  or
Media type typically expressed using a MIME format (see IANA site and MDN reference) e.g. application/zip for a SoftwareApplication binary, audio/mpeg for .mp3 etc.).

In cases where a CreativeWork has several media type representations, encoding can be used to indicate each MediaObject alongside particular encodingFormat information.

Unregistered or niche encoding and file formats can be indicated instead via the most appropriate URL, e.g. defining Web page or a Wikipedia/Wikidata entry. Supersedes fileFormat.
encodingType EntryPoint The supported encoding type(s) for an EntryPoint request.
episodeNumber Episode Position of the episode within an ordered group of episodes.
estimatedCost HowTo  or
The estimated cost of the supply or supplies consumed when performing instructions.
estimatedFlightDuration Flight The estimated time the flight will take.
executableLibraryName APIReference Library file name e.g., mscorlib.dll, system.web.dll. Supersedes assembly.
exifData ImageObject exif data for this object.
experienceRequirements JobPosting  or
Description of skills and experience needed for the position or Occupation.
familyName Person Family name. In the U.S., the last name of an Person. This can be used along with givenName instead of the name property.
faxNumber ContactPoint  or
Organization  or
Person  or
The fax number.
featureList SoftwareApplication Features or modules provided by this application (and possibly required by other applications).
feesAndCommissionsSpecification FinancialProduct  or
Description of fees, commissions, and other terms applied either to a class of financial product, or by a financial service organization.
fileSize SoftwareApplication Size of the application / package (e.g. 18MB). In the absence of a unit (MB, KB etc.), KB will be assumed.
flightDistance Flight The distance of the flight.
flightNumber Flight The unique identifier for a flight including the airline IATA code. For example, if describing United flight 110, where the IATA code for United is 'UA', the flightNumber is 'UA110'.
fuelType EngineSpecification  or
The type of fuel suitable for the engine or engines of the vehicle. If the vehicle has only one engine, this property can be attached directly to the vehicle.
gamePlatform VideoGame  or
The electronic systems used to play video games.
gender Person Gender of the person. While and may be used, text strings are also acceptable for people who do not identify as a binary gender.
genre BroadcastChannel  or
CreativeWork  or
Genre of the creative work, broadcast channel or group.
geoRadius GeoCircle Indicates the approximate radius of a GeoCircle (metres unless indicated otherwise via Distance notation).
givenName Person Given name. In the U.S., the first name of a Person. This can be used along with familyName instead of the name property.
globalLocationNumber Organization  or
Person  or
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.
gtin12 Demand  or
Offer  or
The GTIN-12 code of the product, or the product to which the offer refers. The GTIN-12 is the 12-digit GS1 Identification Key composed of a U.P.C. Company Prefix, Item Reference, and Check Digit used to identify trade items. See GS1 GTIN Summary for more details.
gtin13 Demand  or
Offer  or
The GTIN-13 code of the product, or the product to which the offer refers. This is equivalent to 13-digit ISBN codes and EAN UCC-13. Former 12-digit UPC codes can be converted into a GTIN-13 code by simply adding a preceeding zero. See GS1 GTIN Summary for more details.
gtin14 Demand  or
Offer  or
The GTIN-14 code of the product, or the product to which the offer refers. See GS1 GTIN Summary for more details.
gtin8 Demand  or
Offer  or
The GTIN-8 code of the product, or the product to which the offer refers. This code is also known as EAN/UCC-8 or 8-digit EAN. See GS1 GTIN Summary for more details.
hasMenu FoodEstablishment Either the actual menu as a structured representation, as text, or a URL of the menu. Supersedes menu.
headline CreativeWork Headline of the article.
healthPlanCoinsuranceOption HealthPlanCostSharingSpecification Whether the coinsurance applies before or after deductible, etc. TODO: Is this a closed set?
healthPlanCopayOption HealthPlanCostSharingSpecification Whether the copay is before or after deductible, etc. TODO: Is this a closed set?
healthPlanDrugOption HealthInsurancePlan TODO.
healthPlanDrugTier HealthInsurancePlan  or
The tier(s) of drugs offered by this formulary or insurance plan.
healthPlanId HealthInsurancePlan The 14-character, HIOS-generated Plan ID number. (Plan IDs must be unique, even across different markets.)
healthPlanNetworkId HealthPlanNetwork  or
Name or unique ID of network. (Networks are often reused across different insurance plans).
healthPlanNetworkTier HealthPlanNetwork The tier(s) for this network.
healthPlanPharmacyCategory HealthPlanCostSharingSpecification The category or type of pharmacy associated with this cost sharing.
highPrice AggregateOffer The highest price of all offers available.
honorificPrefix Person An honorific prefix preceding a Person's name such as Dr/Mrs/Mr.
honorificSuffix Person An honorific suffix preceding a Person's name such as M.D. /PhD/MSCSW.
httpMethod EntryPoint An HTTP method that specifies the appropriate HTTP method for a request to an HTTP EntryPoint. Values are capitalized strings as used in HTTP.
iataCode Airline  or
IATA identifier for an airline or airport.
icaoCode Airport ICAO identifier for an airport.
identifier Thing 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.
inLanguage CommunicateAction  or
CreativeWork  or
Event  or
LinkRole  or
The language of the content or performance or used in an action. Please use one of the language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard. See also availableLanguage. Supersedes language.
incentiveCompensation JobPosting Description of bonus and commission compensation aspects of the job. Supersedes incentives.
industry JobPosting The industry associated with the job position.
ineligibleRegion DeliveryChargeSpecification  or
Demand  or
The ISO 3166-1 (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2) or ISO 3166-2 code, the place, or the GeoShape for the geo-political region(s) for which the offer or delivery charge specification is not valid, e.g. a region where the transaction is not allowed.

See also eligibleRegion.
interactivityType CreativeWork The predominant mode of learning supported by the learning resource. Acceptable values are 'active', 'expositive', or 'mixed'.
isbn Book The ISBN of the book.
isicV4 Organization  or
Person  or
The International Standard of Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 code for a particular organization, business person, or place.
isrcCode MusicRecording The International Standard Recording Code for the recording.
issn Blog  or
CreativeWorkSeries  or
Dataset  or
The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) that identifies this serial publication. You can repeat this property to identify different formats of, or the linking ISSN (ISSN-L) for, this serial publication.
issueNumber PublicationIssue Identifies the issue of publication; for example, "iii" or "2".
iswcCode MusicComposition The International Standard Musical Work Code for the composition.
itemListElement ItemList For itemListElement values, you can use simple strings (e.g. "Peter", "Paul", "Mary"), existing entities, or use ListItem.

Text values are best if the elements in the list are plain strings. Existing entities are best for a simple, unordered list of existing things in your data. ListItem is used with ordered lists when you want to provide additional context about the element in that list or when the same item might be in different places in different lists.

Note: The order of elements in your mark-up is not sufficient for indicating the order or elements. Use ListItem with a 'position' property in such cases.
itemListOrder ItemList Type of ordering (e.g. Ascending, Descending, Unordered).
jobBenefits JobPosting Description of benefits associated with the job. Supersedes benefits.
jobTitle Person The job title of the person (for example, Financial Manager).
keywords CreativeWork Keywords or tags used to describe this content. Multiple entries in a keywords list are typically delimited by commas.
knownVehicleDamages Vehicle A textual description of known damages, both repaired and unrepaired.
knowsAbout Organization  or
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 yet relate this to educational content, events, objectives or JobPosting descriptions.
knowsLanguage Organization  or
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.
latitude GeoCoordinates The latitude of a location. For example 37.42242 (WGS 84).
learningResourceType CreativeWork The predominant type or kind characterizing the learning resource. For example, 'presentation', 'handout'.
legalName Organization The official name of the organization, e.g. the registered company name.
legislationIdentifier Legislation An identifier for the legislation. This can be either a string-based identifier, like the CELEX at EU level or the NOR in France, or a web-based, URL/URI identifier, like an ELI (European Legislation Identifier) or an URN-Lex.
legislationJurisdiction Legislation The jurisdiction from which the legislation originates.
legislationType Legislation The type of the legislation. Examples of values are "law", "act", "directive", "decree", "regulation", "statutory instrument", "loi organique", "règlement grand-ducal", etc., depending on the country.
leiCode Organization An organization identifier that uniquely identifies a legal entity as defined in ISO 17442.
line GeoShape A line is a point-to-point path consisting of two or more points. A line is expressed as a series of two or more point objects separated by space.
linkRelationship LinkRole Indicates the relationship type of a Web link.
loanType LoanOrCredit The type of a loan or credit.
location Action  or
Event  or
The location of for example where the event is happening, an organization is located, or where an action takes place.
lodgingUnitDescription LodgingReservation A full description of the lodging unit.
lodgingUnitType LodgingReservation Textual description of the unit type (including suite vs. room, size of bed, etc.).
longitude GeoCoordinates The longitude of a location. For example -122.08585 (WGS 84).
lowPrice AggregateOffer The lowest price of all offers available.
material CreativeWork  or
A material that something is made from, e.g. leather, wool, cotton, paper.
mealService Flight Description of the meals that will be provided or available for purchase.
measurementTechnique DataCatalog  or
DataDownload  or
Dataset  or
A technique or technology used in a Dataset (or DataDownload, DataCatalog), corresponding to the method used for measuring the corresponding variable(s) (described using variableMeasured). This is oriented towards scientific and scholarly dataset publication but may have broader applicability; it is not intended as a full representation of measurement, but rather as a high level summary for dataset discovery.

For example, if variableMeasured is: molecule concentration, measurementTechnique could be: "mass spectrometry" or "nmr spectroscopy" or "colorimetry" or "immunofluorescence".

If the variableMeasured is "depression rating", the measurementTechnique could be "Zung Scale" or "HAM-D" or "Beck Depression Inventory".

If there are several variableMeasured properties recorded for some given data object, use a PropertyValue for each variableMeasured and attach the corresponding measurementTechnique.
membershipNumber ProgramMembership A unique identifier for the membership.
memoryRequirements SoftwareApplication Minimum memory requirements.
model Product The model of the product. Use with the URL of a ProductModel or a textual representation of the model identifier. The URL of the ProductModel can be from an external source. It is recommended to additionally provide strong product identifiers via the gtin8/gtin13/gtin14 and mpn properties.
mpn Demand  or
Offer  or
The Manufacturer Part Number (MPN) of the product, or the product to which the offer refers.
musicCompositionForm MusicComposition The type of composition (e.g. overture, sonata, symphony, etc.).
musicalKey MusicComposition The key, mode, or scale this composition uses.
naics Organization  or
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for a particular organization or business person.
name Thing The name of the item.
numberOfAirbags Vehicle The number or type of airbags in the vehicle.
occupationalCategory JobPosting  or
Category or categories describing the job. Use BLS O*NET-SOC taxonomy: Ideally includes textual label and formal code, with the property repeated for each applicable value.
openingHours CivicStructure  or
The general opening hours for a business. Opening hours can be specified as a weekly time range, starting with days, then times per day. Multiple days can be listed with commas ',' separating each day. Day or time ranges are specified using a hyphen '-'.

  • Days are specified using the following two-letter combinations: Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa, Su.
  • Times are specified using 24:00 time. For example, 3pm is specified as 15:00.
  • Here is an example: <time itemprop="openingHours" datetime="Tu,Th 16:00-20:00">Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-8pm</time>.
  • If a business is open 7 days a week, then it can be specified as <time itemprop="openingHours" datetime="Mo-Su">Monday through Sunday, all day</time>.
operatingSystem SoftwareApplication Operating systems supported (Windows 7, OSX 10.6, Android 1.6).
orderItemNumber OrderItem The identifier of the order item.
orderNumber Order The identifier of the transaction.
ownershipFundingInfo NewsMediaOrganization  or
For an Organization (often but not necessarily a NewsMediaOrganization), a description of organizational ownership structure; funding and grants. In a news/media setting, this is with particular reference to editorial independence. Note that the funder is also available and can be used to make basic funder information machine-readable.
pageEnd Article  or
Chapter  or
PublicationIssue  or
The page on which the work ends; for example "138" or "xvi".
pageStart Article  or
Chapter  or
PublicationIssue  or
The page on which the work starts; for example "135" or "xiii".
pagination Article  or
Chapter  or
PublicationIssue  or
Any description of pages that is not separated into pageStart and pageEnd; for example, "1-6, 9, 55" or "10-12, 46-49".
passengerPriorityStatus FlightReservation The priority status assigned to a passenger for security or boarding (e.g. FastTrack or Priority).
passengerSequenceNumber FlightReservation The passenger's sequence number as assigned by the airline.
paymentAccepted LocalBusiness Cash, Credit Card, Cryptocurrency, Local Exchange Tradings System, etc.
paymentMethodId Invoice  or
An identifier for the method of payment used (e.g. the last 4 digits of the credit card).
paymentStatus Invoice The status of payment; whether the invoice has been paid or not.
permissions SoftwareApplication Permission(s) required to run the app (for example, a mobile app may require full internet access or may run only on wifi).
permittedUsage Accommodation Indications regarding the permitted usage of the accommodation.
petsAllowed Accommodation  or
Indicates whether pets are allowed to enter the accommodation or lodging business. More detailed information can be put in a text value.
playerType MediaObject Player type required—for example, Flash or Silverlight.
polygon GeoShape A polygon is the area enclosed by a point-to-point path for which the starting and ending points are the same. A polygon is expressed as a series of four or more space delimited points where the first and final points are identical.
position CreativeWork  or
The position of an item in a series or sequence of items.
postOfficeBoxNumber PostalAddress The post office box number for PO box addresses.
postalCode GeoCoordinates  or
GeoShape  or
The postal code. For example, 94043.
price Offer  or
PriceSpecification  or
The offer price of a product, or of a price component when attached to PriceSpecification and its subtypes.

Usage guidelines:

  • Use the priceCurrency property (with standard formats: ISO 4217 currency format e.g. "USD"; Ticker symbol for cryptocurrencies e.g. "BTC"; well known names for Local Exchange Tradings Systems (LETS) and other currency types e.g. "Ithaca HOUR") instead of including ambiguous symbols such as '$' in the value.
  • Use '.' (Unicode 'FULL STOP' (U+002E)) rather than ',' to indicate a decimal point. Avoid using these symbols as a readability separator.
  • Note that both RDFa and Microdata syntax allow the use of a "content=" attribute for publishing simple machine-readable values alongside more human-friendly formatting.
  • Use values from 0123456789 (Unicode 'DIGIT ZERO' (U+0030) to 'DIGIT NINE' (U+0039)) rather than superficially similiar Unicode symbols.
priceCurrency Offer  or
PriceSpecification  or
Reservation  or
The currency of the price, or a price component when attached to PriceSpecification and its subtypes.

Use standard formats: ISO 4217 currency format e.g. "USD"; Ticker symbol for cryptocurrencies e.g. "BTC"; well known names for Local Exchange Tradings Systems (LETS) and other currency types e.g. "Ithaca HOUR".
priceRange LocalBusiness The price range of the business, for example $$$.
priceType UnitPriceSpecification A short text or acronym indicating multiple price specifications for the same offer, e.g. SRP for the suggested retail price or INVOICE for the invoice price, mostly used in the car industry.
printColumn NewsArticle The number of the column in which the NewsArticle appears in the print edition.
printEdition NewsArticle The edition of the print product in which the NewsArticle appears.
printPage NewsArticle If this NewsArticle appears in print, this field indicates the name of the page on which the article is found. Please note that this field is intended for the exact page name (e.g. A5, B18).
printSection NewsArticle If this NewsArticle appears in print, this field indicates the print section in which the article appeared.
processorRequirements SoftwareApplication Processor architecture required to run the application (e.g. IA64).
productID Product The product identifier, such as ISBN. For example: meta itemprop="productID" content="isbn:123-456-789".
productSupported ContactPoint The product or service this support contact point is related to (such as product support for a particular product line). This can be a specific product or product line (e.g. "iPhone") or a general category of products or services (e.g. "smartphones").
proficiencyLevel TechArticle Proficiency needed for this content; expected values: 'Beginner', 'Expert'.
programName ProgramMembership The program providing the membership.
programmingLanguage SoftwareSourceCode The computer programming language.
programmingModel APIReference Indicates whether API is managed or unmanaged.
propertyID PropertyValue A commonly used identifier for the characteristic represented by the property, e.g. a manufacturer or a standard code for a property. propertyID can be (1) a prefixed string, mainly meant to be used with standards for product properties; (2) a site-specific, non-prefixed string (e.g. the primary key of the property or the vendor-specific id of the property), or (3) a URL indicating the type of the property, either pointing to an external vocabulary, or a Web resource that describes the property (e.g. a glossary entry). Standards bodies should promote a standard prefix for the identifiers of properties from their standards.
providerMobility Service Indicates the mobility of a provided service (e.g. 'static', 'dynamic').
qualifications JobPosting  or
Specific qualifications required for this role or Occupation.
query SearchAction A sub property of instrument. The query used on this action.
ratingValue Rating The rating for the content.
recipeCategory Recipe The category of the recipe—for example, appetizer, entree, etc.
recipeCuisine Recipe The cuisine of the recipe (for example, French or Ethiopian).
recipeIngredient Recipe A single ingredient used in the recipe, e.g. sugar, flour or garlic. Supersedes ingredients.
recipeInstructions Recipe A step in making the recipe, in the form of a single item (document, video, etc.) or an ordered list with HowToStep and/or HowToSection items.
recipeYield Recipe The quantity produced by the recipe (for example, number of people served, number of servings, etc).
releaseNotes SoftwareApplication Description of what changed in this version.
repeatFrequency Schedule Defines the frequency at which Events will occur according to a schedule Schedule. The intervals between events should be defined as a Duration of time.
reportNumber Report The number or other unique designator assigned to a Report by the publishing organization.
requiredCollateral LoanOrCredit Assets required to secure loan or credit repayments. It may take form of third party pledge, goods, financial instruments (cash, securities, etc.)
requiredGender PeopleAudience Audiences defined by a person's gender.
requiredQuantity HowToItem The required quantity of the item(s).
reservationId Reservation A unique identifier for the reservation.
responsibilities JobPosting  or
Responsibilities associated with this role or Occupation.
reviewAspect Rating  or
This Review or Rating is relevant to this part or facet of the itemReviewed.
reviewBody Review The actual body of the review.
roleName Role A role played, performed or filled by a person or organization. For example, the team of creators for a comic book might fill the roles named 'inker', 'penciller', and 'letterer'; or an athlete in a SportsTeam might play in the position named 'Quarterback'. Supersedes namedPosition.
runtimePlatform SoftwareSourceCode Runtime platform or script interpreter dependencies (Example - Java v1, Python2.3, .Net Framework 3.0). Supersedes runtime.
rxcui Drug The RxCUI drug identifier from RXNORM.
salaryCurrency EmployeeRole  or
The currency (coded using ISO 4217 ) used for the main salary information in this job posting or for this employee.
schemaVersion CreativeWork Indicates (by URL or string) a particular version of a schema used in some CreativeWork. For example, a document could declare a schemaVersion using an URL such as if precise indication of schema version was required by some application.
seasonNumber CreativeWorkSeason Position of the season within an ordered group of seasons.
seatNumber Seat The location of the reserved seat (e.g., 27).
seatRow Seat The row location of the reserved seat (e.g., B).
seatSection Seat The section location of the reserved seat (e.g. Orchestra).
seatingType Seat The type/class of the seat.
securityScreening FlightReservation The type of security screening the passenger is subject to.
serialNumber Demand  or
IndividualProduct  or
The serial number or any alphanumeric identifier of a particular product. When attached to an offer, it is a shortcut for the serial number of the product included in the offer.
servesCuisine FoodEstablishment The cuisine of the restaurant.
serviceType Service The type of service being offered, e.g. veterans' benefits, emergency relief, etc.
servingSize NutritionInformation The serving size, in terms of the number of volume or mass.
skills JobPosting  or
Skills required to fulfill this role.
sku Demand  or
Offer  or
The Stock Keeping Unit (SKU), i.e. a merchant-specific identifier for a product or service, or the product to which the offer refers.
softwareRequirements SoftwareApplication Component dependency requirements for application. This includes runtime environments and shared libraries that are not included in the application distribution package, but required to run the application (Examples: DirectX, Java or .NET runtime). Supersedes requirements.
softwareVersion SoftwareApplication Version of the software instance.
specialCommitments JobPosting Any special commitments associated with this job posting. Valid entries include VeteranCommit, MilitarySpouseCommit, etc.
sport SportsOrganization A type of sport (e.g. Baseball).
step HowTo A single step item (as HowToStep, text, document, video, etc.) or a HowToSection. Supersedes steps.
storageRequirements SoftwareApplication Storage requirements (free space required).
streetAddress PostalAddress The street address. For example, 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy.
subtitleLanguage Movie  or
ScreeningEvent  or
Languages in which subtitles/captions are available, in IETF BCP 47 standard format.
suggestedGender PeopleAudience The gender of the person or audience.
supply HowTo  or
A sub-property of instrument. A supply consumed when performing instructions or a direction.
targetDescription AlignmentObject The description of a node in an established educational framework.
targetName AlignmentObject The name of a node in an established educational framework.
targetPlatform APIReference Type of app development: phone, Metro style, desktop, XBox, etc.
taxID Organization  or
The Tax / Fiscal ID of the organization or person, e.g. the TIN in the US or the CIF/NIF in Spain.
telephone ContactPoint  or
Organization  or
Person  or
The telephone number.
temporalCoverage CreativeWork The temporalCoverage of a CreativeWork indicates the period that the content applies to, i.e. that it describes, either as a DateTime or as a textual string indicating a time period in ISO 8601 time interval format. In the case of a Dataset it will typically indicate the relevant time period in a precise notation (e.g. for a 2011 census dataset, the year 2011 would be written "2011/2012"). Other forms of content e.g. ScholarlyArticle, Book, TVSeries or TVEpisode may indicate their temporalCoverage in broader terms - textually or via well-known URL. Written works such as books may sometimes have precise temporal coverage too, e.g. a work set in 1939 - 1945 can be indicated in ISO 8601 interval format format via "1939/1945". Supersedes temporal.
termCode DefinedTerm A code that identifies this DefinedTerm within a DefinedTermSet
termsOfService Service Human-readable terms of service documentation.
text CreativeWork The textual content of this CreativeWork.
tickerSymbol Corporation The exchange traded instrument associated with a Corporation object. The tickerSymbol is expressed as an exchange and an instrument name separated by a space character. For the exchange component of the tickerSymbol attribute, we recommend using the controlled vocabulary of Market Identifier Codes (MIC) specified in ISO15022.
ticketNumber Ticket The unique identifier for the ticket.
ticketToken Ticket Reference to an asset (e.g., Barcode, QR code image or PDF) usable for entrance.
title JobPosting The title of the job.
tool HowTo  or
A sub property of instrument. An object used (but not consumed) when performing instructions or a direction.
totalPrice Reservation  or
The total price for the reservation or ticket, including applicable taxes, shipping, etc.
touristType TouristAttraction  or
TouristDestination  or
Attraction suitable for type(s) of tourist. eg. Children, visitors from a particular country, etc.
trackingNumber ParcelDelivery Shipper tracking number.
trainName TrainTrip The name of the train (e.g. The Orient Express).
trainNumber TrainTrip The unique identifier for the train.
transcript AudioObject  or
If this MediaObject is an AudioObject or VideoObject, the transcript of that object.
typeOfBed BedDetails The type of bed to which the BedDetail refers, i.e. the type of bed available in the quantity indicated by quantity.
typicalAgeRange CreativeWork  or
The typical expected age range, e.g. '7-9', '11-'.
unitCode PropertyValue  or
QuantitativeValue  or
TypeAndQuantityNode  or
The unit of measurement given using the UN/CEFACT Common Code (3 characters) or a URL. Other codes than the UN/CEFACT Common Code may be used with a prefix followed by a colon.
unitText PropertyValue  or
QuantitativeValue  or
TypeAndQuantityNode  or
A string or text indicating the unit of measurement. Useful if you cannot provide a standard unit code for unitCode.
urlTemplate EntryPoint An url template (RFC6570) that will be used to construct the target of the execution of the action.
usesHealthPlanIdStandard HealthInsurancePlan The standard for interpreting thePlan ID. The preferred is "HIOS". See the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for more details.
value MonetaryAmount  or
PropertyValue  or
The value of the quantitative value or property value node.

valueName PropertyValueSpecification Indicates the name of the PropertyValueSpecification to be used in URL templates and form encoding in a manner analogous to HTML's input@name.
valuePattern PropertyValueSpecification Specifies a regular expression for testing literal values according to the HTML spec.
variableMeasured Dataset The variableMeasured property can indicate (repeated as necessary) the variables that are measured in some dataset, either described as text or as pairs of identifier and description using PropertyValue.
vatID Organization  or
The Value-added Tax ID of the organization or person.
vehicleConfiguration Vehicle A short text indicating the configuration of the vehicle, e.g. '5dr hatchback ST 2.5 MT 225 hp' or 'limited edition'.
vehicleIdentificationNumber Vehicle The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles.
vehicleInteriorColor Vehicle The color or color combination of the interior of the vehicle.
vehicleInteriorType Vehicle The type or material of the interior of the vehicle (e.g. synthetic fabric, leather, wood, etc.). While most interior types are characterized by the material used, an interior type can also be based on vehicle usage or target audience.
vehicleSpecialUsage Vehicle Indicates whether the vehicle has been used for special purposes, like commercial rental, driving school, or as a taxi. The legislation in many countries requires this information to be revealed when offering a car for sale.
vehicleTransmission Vehicle The type of component used for transmitting the power from a rotating power source to the wheels or other relevant component(s) ("gearbox" for cars).
version CreativeWork The version of the CreativeWork embodied by a specified resource.
videoFormat BroadcastEvent  or
BroadcastService  or
The type of screening or video broadcast used (e.g. IMAX, 3D, SD, HD, etc.).
videoFrameSize VideoObject The frame size of the video.
videoQuality VideoObject The quality of the video.
volumeNumber PublicationVolume Identifies the volume of publication or multi-part work; for example, "iii" or "2".
workHours JobPosting The typical working hours for this job (e.g. 1st shift, night shift, 8am-5pm).
worstRating Rating The lowest value allowed in this rating system. If worstRating is omitted, 1 is assumed.
yield HowTo The quantity that results by performing instructions. For example, a paper airplane, 10 personalized candles.

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