22 Mar, 2019

Feature: Product data manipulation

By |2019-03-22T12:06:00+01:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|Tags: , |

Product data manipulation is an Elite feature of our plugin. Interested in getting the most out of your marketing campaigns? Upgrade to the Elite version of our plugin, enjoy the product data manipulation feature and many more Elite options. As of version 5.1.2 our plugin contains an extremely powerful new feature called "Product data manipulation". When creating product feeds you often run into issues where a marketing channel, for example Google Shopping, is requiring you to add information [...]

8 Mar, 2019

How to add only one variation of a variable product to your product feed

By |2019-03-17T14:39:07+01:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Facebook catalog feed, Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

We don't like soccer We hear you! On popular request we added a feature that allows you to only add one variation of a variable product to your product feed(s) instead of all variations of a product. Mainly for Facebook catalogue feeds this is a useful feature as adding lots of product variations that are almost identical and only vary on a minor specification will result in your catalogue or other campaign becoming to big to manage. We [...]

15 Feb, 2019

I need help with my GTIN’s!

By |2019-03-17T14:44:32+01:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Google Shopping feed, Plugin settings|Tags: , , , , |

Creating product feeds AND getting all of your products approved in Google’s Merchant Center can be quite a challenging task, especially getting the GTIN’s in correctly is something many website owners and marketeers struggle with on a daily base. Unfortunately, Google is really strict about them, therefore it is critical to get this exactly right or otherwise you will be at risk of getting your products disapproved by Google. We receive cries for help on this topic almost every [...]

5 Feb, 2019

How to add multiple store codes to your Google local products inventory feed

By |2019-02-08T15:24:44+01:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Google local product inventory feed, Plugin settings|

Creating a Google local product inventory feed can be quit a challenge. There are a couple of steps you need to take before everything is up and running: Create your local shops in your Google My Business account (make sure to write down your store codes); Create a 'normal' Google Shopping feed containing your products in Google's merchant center; And last: create a local product inventory feed for the product inventory per store. Unfortunately Google does not allow you [...]

29 Jan, 2019

How to set rules for shipping costs

By |2019-01-29T12:31:33+01:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|

Please note: this blog article does not  apply to Google Shopping and Facebook catalogue feeds. Creating rules for shipping costs can be a bit cumbersome as the entire WooCommerce shipping configuration is quite complex. Luckily  our plugin makes live a bit easier when you want to create simple shipping costs rules for your product feeds. One of the most required rules is: set the shipping costs to 0 when the product price is over or equal to a certain [...]

16 Jan, 2019

How to create Facebook country and language override feeds

By |2019-01-23T15:19:30+01:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Facebook catalog feed, Plugin settings|Tags: , , , |

As of version 4.2.6 of our plugin the Facebook / Instagram template contains the 'override' column allowing you to, next to Facebooks base catalog feed, also create so-called country and language override feeds. Find an excellent introduction about these override feeds on Facebooks help-page here. It is pretty easy to create these override feeds using our plugin. Just follow these steps below. On the first page of the feed configuration make sure you select the 'Facebook Dynamic Ads / Instagram [...]

15 Jan, 2019

Aelia Currency Switcher feature

By |2019-03-15T20:26:30+01:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Currency switchers, Plugin settings|Tags: , , , |

Aelia Currency Switcher support is an Elite feature of our plugin. Interested in getting the most out of your marketing campaigns? Upgrade to the Elite version of our plugin, enjoy the Aelia support and many more Elite options. As of release 4.2.2 our plugin supports the Aelia Currency Switcher. Using this feature is pretty straightforward.All you have to do is enable the Aelia Currency Switcher feature in the plugin settings section of the plugin:When enabled the plugin will show [...]

11 Jan, 2019

Cascading mother / child category mapping for Google Shopping

By |2019-01-23T14:34:06+01:00January 11th, 2019|Categories: Category mapping, Google Shopping feed, Plugin settings|

With today's release of the plugin (version 4.2.1) it became a lot easier and faster to map your categories to those of Google. We have introduced a cascading mother / child category mapping as shown on the screenshot below: How does it work? You will find small and bigger arrows pointing down behind your (main) category names: Pressing the smaller arrows will copy the mapping you made for the main category to all subcategories within that main category; Pressing [...]

8 Jan, 2019

Help, my feed processing is stuck!

By |2019-01-23T14:34:31+01:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Plugin settings|Tags: , , , |

You have created a new product feed configuration, but the processing of the product feed gets stuck. You keep seeing a blinking status message saying “processing (91%)” – or any other percentage - which is not increasing for hours. In most cases this is caused by the WP-cron being disabled. What is WP-cron? Read the excellent, yet nerdy, article about the WP-cron in WordPress Handbook: what is WP-cron Why is the WP-cron so important for this plugin? The plugin [...]

8 Jan, 2019

How to add variable products to your product feeds?

By |2019-03-08T20:23:46+01:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

Variable products are a product type in WooCommerce that lets you offer a set of variations on a product, with control over prices, stock, image and more for each variation. They can be used for a product like a shirt, where you can offer a large, medium and small and in different colors. Need more information on how to set-up these products in WooCommerce? Check out their excellent tutorial. Once you have set-up these variable products on your website you also want to [...]