How to set filters and rules for your product feeds using the Product Feed Pro for WooCommerce plugin.

22 Mar, 2019

Feature: Product data manipulation

By |2019-03-22T12:06:00+02:00March 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 [...]

29 Jan, 2019

How to set rules for shipping costs

By |2019-01-29T12:31:33+02:00January 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 [...]

24 Dec, 2018

Create a product feed for one specific category

By |2019-01-23T14:36:22+02:00December 24th, 2018|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

It is possible to create product feeds that only contain products of one specific category. This is how you set-up such a product feed. After you have created your product feed which contains all products you need to add a so-called "include-only" filter. Let's assume that one of my WooCommerce category names is "Digital clocks' and I want to create a product feed which only contains products that sit in this Digital clocks category. We are going to assume [...]

6 Dec, 2018

Create a “if field Y is empty than do X” rule

By |2019-01-23T14:39:18+02:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

Recognize the situation where part of the product information you need is in field Y and for other products that information is empty but sits in field X and you DO want to use information from field Y and X to populate just one field for your channel product feed? That’s possible by creating an “is empty”-rule during the configuration of your product feed. Let’s explain with a real-life example: You need to fill in Google’s g:description field for [...]

20 Jun, 2018

How to create product feed rules

By |2019-03-17T14:50:19+02:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

Need to 'manipulate' some of your attribute values before they make it to your product feed? You can do so by creating rule-sets. Let us just deep-dive into the inner workings of rules by showing you some of the most used rules. Multiply rule: Imagine you need to add a 10% margin on top of your normal product prices as the channel you are advertising your products on asks a 10% fee. Hence, you need to add an addition [...]

30 Mar, 2018

How to create filters for your product feed

By |2019-03-17T14:54:29+02:00March 30th, 2018|Categories: Filters & rules, Plugin settings|Tags: , , |

Filters: Filters are meant to filter out products you do not want to appear in your product feeds. You can set two different types of filters, ‘include only’ and ‘exclude’ filters. Exclude filters You want to make sure that certain products do not make it to your product feed. The easiest way to do so is create exclude filters. You want to exclude products that are out-of-stock: Or you want to exclude a product based on a product ID: [...]