By: Dan On: October 12, 2016 In: Miva Comments: 0

Items in bold are Miva import/export column headings.  Items in [ ] are associated Google Product Feed Specification mappings.

  •  [id]
    • Required for all items.
    • Automatically pulled from product code entered in Miva admin.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_TITLE [title]
    • Required for all items.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_DESCRIPTION [description]
    • Required for all items.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_PRODUCT_CATEGORY [google_product_category]
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_PRODUCT_TYPE [product_type]
  • [link]
    • Required for all items.
    • Automatically pulled from URI settings in Miva.
  • [mobile_link]
    • Recommended if you have mobile-optimized versions of your landing pages.
    • Automatically pulled from URI settings in Miva.
  • [image_link]
    • Required for all items.
    • Automatically pulled from URI settings in Miva.  If you have a product with a lot of variants you can either assign images for each variant or on the master product there is a settings to set which image gets used for each of the variants called Variation Image Types. Setting this at the master product, will automatically use the image types selected on the variation products.
  • [additional_image_link]
    • For all items with multiple images.
    • Automatically pulled from URI settings in Miva.  If you have a product with a lot of variants you can either assign images for each variant or on the master product there is a settings to set which image gets used for each of the variants called Variation Image Types. Setting this at the master product, will automatically use the image types selected on the variation products.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CONDITION [condition]
    • Required for all items.
    • Accepted values
      • new
      • used
      • refurbished
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_AVAILABILITY [availability]
    • If Miva stock inventory features used, these values will automatically update accordingly, otherwise they must be specified manually.
    • Accepted values
      • preorder
      • in stock
      • out of stock
  • [availability_date]
    • Currently not support by Miva Google Shopping API.
  • [price]
    • Required for all items.
    • Automatically pulled from product price entered in Miva admin.
    • Prices must match what is displayed on your Miva store to shoppers. (Google does crawl to verify)
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_SALE_PRICE [sale_price]
    • Recommended for items on sale. If your item is on sale and you don’t include this attribute, the sale price must be updated as the value in the ‘price’ attribute.
    • Price Groups Discounts via Miva’s Marketing features are not currently supported with Google Shopping API. If you have product prices on sale using specific sale price or some other price group discount you would need to import those prices into the “sale price” field under Google Shopping Settings for the correct price to be sent to Google.
  • [sale_price_effective_date]
    • Currently not available via import/export, must specify dates under each product’s Google Shopping Product Settings in the Miva admin.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_ITEM_NUMBER [gtin]
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_PART_NUMBER [mpn]
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_BRAND [brand]
  • [identifier_exists]
    • Required when unique product identifiers do not exist. Refer to the Unique Product Identifier Rules for your target country.
    • Currently not support by Miva Google Shopping API.
  • [item_group_id]
    • For Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US, required for all items with variants that use these detailed product attributes: ‘color’, ‘size’, ‘pattern’, ‘material’, ‘age group’, ‘gender’, ‘size type’ and ‘size system’. Recommended for all other countries.
    • Miva will automatically create a Group ID based on variant products, will not work with standard attributes.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_COLOR [color]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by color. Required for all apparel items in feeds that target Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US. Recommended for all products for which color is an important, distinguishing attribute.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_GENDER [gender]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by gender. Required for all apparel items in feeds that target Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US. Recommended for all products for which gender is an important, distinguishing attribute.
    • Accepted values
      • male
      • female
      • unisex
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_AGE_GROUP [age_group]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by age group. Required for all apparel items in feeds that target Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US. Recommended for all products for which age group is an important, distinguishing attribute.
    • Accepted values
      • newborn
      • infant
      • toddler
      • kids
      • adult
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_MATERIAL [material]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by material. Recommended for all products for which material is an important, distinguishing attribute.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_PATTERN [pattern]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by pattern. Recommended for all products for which pattern is an important, distinguishing attribute.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_SIZE [size]
    • Required for all products in an item group that vary by size. Required for all apparel items in the ‘Apparel & Accessories > Clothing’ and ‘Apparel & Accessories > Shoes’ product categories in product data that targets Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US. Recommended for all products for which size is an important, distinguishing attribute.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_SIZE_TYPE [size_type]
    • Recommended for all apparel items.
    • Accepted values
      • regular
      • petite
      • plus
      • big and tall
      • maternity
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_SIZE_SYSTEM [size_system]
    • Recommended for all apparel items.
    • Accepted values
      • US
      • UK
      • EU
      • DE
      • FR
      • JP
      • CN
      • IT
      • BR
      • MEX
      • AU
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_WEIGHT [shipping_weight]
    • Required if you set up a shipping method in the Merchant Center using a carrier-calculated rate, a table based on weight, or a rule based on weight.
    • Automatically pulled from product weight entered in Miva admin, however it can be overridden.
  • [shipping_length]
    • Automatically pulled from product shipping dimensions settings in Miva admin if populated.
  • [shipping_width]
    • Automatically pulled from product shipping dimensions settings in Miva admin if populated.
  • [shipping_height]
    • Automatically pulled from product shipping dimensions settings in Miva admin if populated.
  • [shipping_label]
    • Currently not support by Miva Google Shopping API.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_MULTIPACK [multipack]
    • Required if applicable to submit merchant-defined multipacks for all countries except Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, India, Mexico, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Turkey.
    • Accepted values
      • Integer, greater than 1 (multipacks cannot contain 1 item)
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_BUNDLED [is_bundle]
    • Required to submit merchant-defined bundles for all countries except Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, India, Mexico, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Turkey.
    • Accepted values
      • true
      • false
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_ADULT_PRODUCT [adult]
    • If you are submitting items that are considered “adult” and would like to label them at the item level for all target countries.
    • Accepted values
      • true
      • false
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_ADWORDS_REDIRECT_URL [adwords_redirect]
    • This attribute can be used in Shopping campaigns. Learn more about the ‘adwords redirect‘ attribute.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CUSTOM_LABEL_0 [custom_label_0]
    • Use for custom grouping of items in a Shopping campaign.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CUSTOM_LABEL_1 [custom_label_1]
    • Use for custom grouping of items in a Shopping campaign.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CUSTOM_LABEL_2 [custom_label_2]
    • Use for custom grouping of items in a Shopping campaign.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CUSTOM_LABEL_3 [custom_label_3]
    • Use for custom grouping of items in a Shopping campaign.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_CUSTOM_LABEL_4 [custom_label_4]
    • Use for custom grouping of items in a Shopping campaign.
  • [excluded_destination]
    • Currently not support by Miva Google Shopping API.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_EXPIRATION_DATE [expiration_date]
    • If you would like an item to expire earlier than 30 days from the upload date of the feed.
    • Accepted values
      • Integer, 1-30
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_UNIT_PRICING_BASE_MEASURE [unit_pricing_measure]
    • Optional, but you may be required to provide this information based on local laws or regulations. Strongly recommended that you submit unit pricing for applicable products. For example, applicable products could fall under the Hardware, Office Supplies, Food, Beverages, and Tobacco categories, including Flooring, Business Cards, Perfume, or Beverages.
  • GOOGLE_SHOPPING:_UNIT_PRICING_BASE_MEASURE_VALUE [unit_pricing_base_measure]
    • Recommended if you also submit the ‘unit pricing measure’ attribute.

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