It is with great sadness today that we morn the passing of Google Authorship.
Google Authorship died so young, however it was a beautiful, elegant life lived.
For such a beautiful life, Authorship’s parent Google will only morn the lost revenuefrom sponsored ads.
We found Google Authorship was very useful in finding trusted sources of information quickly.
Displaying the Google+ profile image and a link to the Google+ page gave me much more confidence in the search results.