Emmanuel Flossie

Why Are Google Merchant Center Supplement Feeds Separated Automatically

Why Are Google Merchant Center Supplement Feeds Separated Automatically

Starting in June 2024, Google Merchant Center will make a necessary adjustment, such that supplement feeds connected to multiple primary feeds will be separated into different listings. This change impacts several merchants, notably those aiming at various countries using similar language. Usually, these merchants improve their product data using one Google Sheet tagged with numerous […]

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Google Launched Local Inventory Ads In 23 Additional Countries

Google Launched Local Inventory Ads In 23 Additional Countries

Today, Google has launched Google Shopping’s local inventory ads in over 23 extra countries. Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Israel, Malaysia, Philippines, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, Ukraine, and Vietnam. What are Google Shopping Local Inventory Ads? Local inventory ads are a feature

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How To Add Google Shopping Conversion Annotations

How To Add Google Shopping Conversion Annotations

Google added a new feature that allows you to display conversion annotations on your Google shopping listings, a discovery first made by Hana Kobzová on Linkedin. This feature can significantly enhance your listings, providing valuable information to potential customers.  The official documentation shows that the annotations can appear on both the Search and the shopping/products tab.  And

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Can't Add Shipping Details In Google Merchant Center Next When Connected Using The Shopify Google & Youtube App

Can’t Add Shipping Details In Google Merchant Center Next When Connected Using The Shopify Google & Youtube App

As of two weeks ago, you can no longer add manual shipping rates using the Google and Youtube app in Shopify. In Google Merchant Center, you will get a message saying Shopify handles Shipping (Delivery) settings, but there is no button to add your shipping rates. Solutions? There are two ways forward. Option 1 (untested):  Disconnect Shopify in the apps

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You Can No Longer Remove Yourself From Google Merchant Center

You Can No Longer Remove Yourself From Google Merchant Center

Google creates a new headache by decreasing usability. While Google Merchant Center Next was built with the mindset of moving forward in user-friendly UI and functionality, this month (April 2024), Google has moved a step backward in usability by restricting the ability to unlink yourself from a Google Merchant Center account when you are a

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Google Merchant Center Misrepresentation Verify Identity

Google Merchant Center Misrepresentation Verify Identity

Starting in March 2024, I have seen a few accounts that require you to verify your identity if you are suspended. I am unsure when this happens or in what conditions, as not all accounts require this. Identity verification is triggered when there’s a discrepancy between the user’s location and the target country. This is

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Lease & Finance Options Available For Vehicle Ads in Google Shopping

Lease & Finance Options Available For Vehicle Ads in Google Shopping

Google has added a credit_type sub-attribute for the installment attribute, allowing you to specify whether the type of installment credit is lease or finance. When submitting both the price value and the installment attribute, the value for the price will be considered as full cash vehicle price. Ensure you use the Google Product Category values Vehicles

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Free Shipping Threshold Attribute For Google Merchant Center

There is a new way to show free shipping on your products using the free_shipping_threshold attribute. This article guides when and how to use free shipping thresholds, their formatting guidelines, and best practices for e-commerce businesses. When To Use It? If you offer free shipping at the product level based on a minimum order value,

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