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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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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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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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Loyalty Program Now Available in Japan For Google Merchant Center

Loyalty Program Now Available in Japan For Google Merchant Center

Google has unveiled its loyalty program for merchants operating in Japan. This new initiative, integrated into the free listings feature, empowers merchants to offer redeemable points benefits to their customers across various Google platforms, including Search, Wallet, and Maps. Merchants who list their products in Japan via free listings can now participate in this innovative

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Google Shopping Regulation For Teeth Whitening Products In The UK

Google Shopping Regulation For Teeth Whitening Products In The UK

Teeth whitening products policy update (February 2024) Teeth whitening products with up to 6% hydrogen peroxide or related chemicals are now permitted in the UK. This updates the previous limit of 0.1%. This change affects both Shopping Ads and Free Listings. Google’s goal is to safeguard customers from potentially harmful or ineffective products. Sellers should

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AI-Generated Images in Google Shopping Requirements For Merchant Center

AI-Generated Images in Google Shopping Requirements For Merchant Center

A significant update that demands attention comes from Google in February 2024, concerning using AI-generated images within the Google Merchant Center and its Product Studio feature. Understanding the Change Google’s Product Studio feature, accessible through the Google and YouTube app for Shopify and in Google Merchant Center Next, now mandates a critical guideline for AI-generated images.

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Vehicle Ads Now Available in Australia for Google Shopping

Vehicle Ads Now Available in Australia for Google Shopping

Starting in February 2024, advertisers in Australia will have the opportunity to use vehicle ads to promote their cars on Google Shopping. This new feature will eventually be expanded to other countries as well. Vehicle ads are a type of advertisement that focuses on performance and can be seen across different channels. They are specifically designed

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Policy Update For Google Merchant Center -- Sensitive Events

Policy Update For Google Merchant Center (Sensitive Events)

Starting in February 2024, Google will update its inappropriate content policy. The update aims to explain the definition of sensitive events in more detail. It’s interesting to see that I reported on this policy on the 10th of January, and yesterday, on the 8th of February 2024, they repeated the same policy update and created two separate

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