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Google Shopping is a popular e-commerce website which allows customers to seek for your product with ease. By using Google Merchant, online stores can upload their stores’ data and products’ information on Google Shopping in order to boost their marketing and sales performance.
Since the product data fields in Google Shopping and Magento 2 are fully compatible, online stores can definitely apply these fields to their product data, generating Product Feed. Nevertheless, Magento 2 now does not support feed generating, we need Google Shopping Feed Module to be in charge with. Using the extension will allow webmasters to export product data on the site then synchronize it with their Google Merchant account quickly.
Access to merchants.google.com, log in by your Google/Gmail account to use Google Merchant.
In Business Information menu, you can see:
Since Magento 2 does not support to generate product feed, in this article, we introduce the Product Feed extension by Mageplaza.
To begin with, go to
Products > Catalog > Product Feed > Manage Feeds > Add New Feed
Cron jobto generate feeds.
The results after using Product Feed extension is as below:
Menu > Products > Feeds > Click to plus symbol “+”
There are four methods: Google Sheets, Schedule fetch, Upload, Content API. In this guideline, we would like to introduce Schedule feed and Upload methods.
Schedule fletch method
Google provides you an SFTP, FPT or Google Cloud Store account by which you can upload your feeds. Click on Menu (three dots) then choose
SFTP / FTP / GCS to access to your SFTP, FTP, Google Cloud Storage.
Here is the information used to generate FTP, SFTP, Google Cloud Storage
Continueto complete Feed Upload process
Browser to select a file from your computer.
Continue to complete feed uploading process.
Here is your feed after successful uploading:
In this tutorial, we introduce how to create a feed using the Magento 2 Product Feed extension by Mageplaza and how to upload it into Google Merchant. You can refer the full features of this module here. Also, be noticed to recheck your feed after uploading to Google Merchant because Google Shopping requires certain conditions for specific products.