Background to Stars in Google Search Results
For a brief period in 2013, Google allowed homepage listings in their search results to have stars showing against them and then did a U-turn after only four weeks or so.
When did it Become Possible to get Stars in Google Search Results for Home Pages?
We noticed on 2 June 2020, that is was possible, with the right markup, to get stars in Google search results for your home page. This has long been an anomaly that are we’re delighted Google has seen fit to put right! Getting stars in Google search results for home pages is bound to have a huge impact on SEO efforts.
Examples of Stars in Google Search Results for Home Pages
Here are couple of examples where Google is displaying stars in search results for home pages: