Zip Recipes

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Formats recipes so they are SEO-friendly. Now fully supports WordPress 4.0.1.

Author:Really Simple Plugins (profile at
WordPress version required:4.8
WordPress version tested:5.8
Plugin version:7.1.6
Added to WordPress repository:07-12-2014
Last updated:19-07-2021
Rating, %:98
Rated by:93
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Total downloads:182 483
Active installs:5 000+
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Get started with the intuitive template editor and create professional recipes for your food blog. With, Recipe JSON-LD metadata optimized for Google, your recipes will reach more people than before!

  1. Endless possibilities with the template editor and a wide range of settings.
  2. Optimize your recipes for Google and other search engines and increase your organic reach.
  3. Professional looking recipes for any device.
  4. WYSIWYG Editors for adding new recipes of creating your recipe template.
  5. Awesome support.

Still got questions? Go to our website for support or email us.

Zip Recipes is on GitHub as well!

1. Endless possibilities with the template editor and a wide range of settings.

Zip Recipes is the fastest way to create a recipe. The best way to build a following is to keep your readers coming back for new recipes for them to try. To speed up your workflow and save you time creating recipes, we provide:

  • WYSIWYG Editors Adding new recipes of creating your recipe template has never been so easy. Sneak Preview
  • Easy Copy/Pasting: You can copy & paste the recipes you already have from Microsoft Word or other programs.
  • Flexible Editor: Our flexible editor works how you work by allowing you to add recipes to posts, pages or custom post types.
  • Featured Image Support: You only have to set one image for your post or page if you use featured images. If you don’t provide a recipe image, Zip Recipes will add the featured image to Google’s rich snippet.
  • No coding required: We made Zip Recipes easy to use so you don’t need computer knowledge to start publishing your recipes. Even a complete novice can do it!
  • Extensive support through knowledgebase articles and responsive support.

2. More visitors | Rank higher in Google

  • and JSON LD: your recipes will include all the necessary microdata so Google understands them, and will show rich snippets e.g. cooking time and other labels.
  • Mobile friendly: your recipes will look good on any device.
  • AMP compatible: out of the box compatible with Google’s Accelerated Mobile pages. Zip Recipes will make your recipes load instantly from Google results.
  • Social Media: Pinterest can also be a huge source of readers for your blog as well. With our JSON-LD recipe markup, your recipes will appear on Pinterest as Rich Recipe Pins. People looking for your type of recipes will discover them and click over to your website giving you an excellent opportunity to build a fan base.

3. Professional looking recipes

Some readers need a lot of information before even trying to re-create your recipe.

  • Nutrition information: Zip Recipes includes nutrition information, cook and prep time, notes and more
  • Rich Snippets: When users search for recipes, Google will show them the rich snippets with image, rating, nutrition info, cook and preptime, etc.
  • Beautiful print layout: When clicking the print button, your users will get a beautiful formatted print view.

Love Zip Recipes?

If you enjoy this plugin and you want your site to have the best recipe features, consider purchasing the premium version.

Premium features

  • Automatic Nutrition generation
  • Automatic serving adjustment for your users
  • Choose form several themes
  • Reviews and ratings, integrated
  • Recipe search, Recipe index and Recipe Gallery
  • Save Recipes on social media, like Big Oven and Yummly

Check out other plugins developed by Really Simple Plugins as well: Complianz and Really Simple SSL.