og:image the website tell other sites that Facebook and other social media platforms can use this image as a preview for a shared link.
If I have a site that is not a social media platform, like a blog or just a news collection site, can I use their image specified in
This question has been asked before on other forums but no one seems to have an answer for it.
This one question can be split into a few subquestions:
- Can I use an image from a site from
og:imageon my site as a preview of a news snippet Without breaking a copyright rule?
- How can Facebook download and use
og:imagewithout asking anyone about it?
og:is not a Facebook specific tag.
For more context around my question: I’m building a site that collects news from various sources and on the site group them by location. I know Google will not like it because of duplicate content but my trafic will come direct trafic from returning users.