Use this checklist to maximize the quality of your product catalog:
image_linkfields are present.
descriptionhas enough information for the customer to make informed decision to buy the product. Add material, sizes, other details if needed.
additional_image_linkto add more product images (up to 10).
brandfields are present.
descriptionfields are present, well-formatted (no extra spacing, punctuation is correct), and informative (may contain information on item size, volume, origin, and so on).
descriptionfield must not contain HTML tags or character entities.
inventoryfields are populated according to an agreed strategy.
linkURL responds with HTTP 200 OK.
priceis in the correct format and currency.
sale_priceis provided for items on sale.
google_product_categoryis (at minimum) 2 levels deep. Alternatively use
color) value is present for every product variant sharing a common
item_group_id, even those that are out of stock.
offer_price_effective_dateare present if you're planning for the product to be featured as a Daily Deal. Read the Daily Deals section for more information.
Additionally, check the product catalog diagnostics tool for the following information each time you upload a new product feed:
rejectedand are unavailable for tagging or purchase.