[wp-meta] [Making WordPress.org] #5037: Remove all inline microdata from themes templates

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#5037: Remove all inline microdata from themes templates
 Reporter:  jonoaldersonwp   |      Owner:  (none)
     Type:  defect           |     Status:  new
 Priority:  high             |  Milestone:
Component:  Theme Directory  |   Keywords:  seo
 Themes templates, like https://wordpress.org/themes/shuttle-gominimal/,
 contain inline microdata (such as `aggregateRating` properties on `.theme-

 However, almost all of this markup is incorrect and/or outdated.

 It should be removed, as a precursor to a follow-up ticket which will
 adapt and implement the (correct) JSON-ID approach used on plugin

 Specifically, the following should be removed from the whole template:
 - Any `<meta>` tags used inline to house `itemprop` or similar properties
 (e.g., `<meta itemprop="ratingCount" content="0"/>`).
 - Any `itemprop` properties.
 - Any `itemtype` properties.
 - Any `itemscope` properties.

Ticket URL: <https://meta.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/5037>
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